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Major Levente, Matra (Hungary)

October 11, 2018 - 1:25am
Levente in his cellar Abasár, Matra (Hungary) Levente (given names follow the family names in Hungary) is part of a vibrant group of young winemakers who give a new impetus to the small wine region of Matra, a hilly area... Foteyes

Christian & Nadia Charmasson (Rhone)

September 27, 2018 - 1:39am
Christian & Nadia Charmasson Tavel, Rhone valley Nadia and Christian Charmasson at Balazu des Vaussières are making wine in Tavel in the southern Rhône but don't look for the Tavel wines found in the supermarkets for analogy because they work... Foteyes

Ordinaire, Oakland (California)

September 12, 2018 - 4:12am
Vibrant crowd in the afternoon Oakland, California Last but not the least of my U.S. stories - While located in Oakland on the other side of the Oakland-Bay Bridge, Ordinaire can be considered as one of the prominent wine bars/shops... Foteyes

Absentee Winery, Point Reyes, CA

September 8, 2018 - 1:41am
Avi Deixler with an intriguing bubbly Point Reyes, California Avi Deixler who started Absentee in 2016 is a rising star in the world of artisan wines made without additives and intervention. After living in Marin County in his youth he... Foteyes

Martha Stoumen, California

August 31, 2018 - 9:46am
Martha Stoumen at Venturi vineyards Ukiah, California Martha Stoumen started her winery relatively recently in 2014 after initially studying Geography and Environmental matters in UCLA with Professor Judith Carney and she pursued her Italian heritage by travelling there, doing apprenticeship... Foteyes

Ceritas (California)

August 29, 2018 - 9:19am
Phoebe Bass & John Raytek Healdsburg, California Ceritas is a Sonoma winery that is around since 2005, it is managed by John Raytek and his wife Phoebe Bass, both make wine in their facility in Healdsburg from contracted grapes, all... Foteyes

Hiyu Wine Farm (Oregon)

August 19, 2018 - 9:28am
China Tresemer & Nate Ready Hood River, Oregon Nate and China started Hiyu Wine Farm after buying a property, Pheasant Valley Winery near Hood River east of Portland and south of the Columbia river. There was a small vineyard surface... Foteyes

Frenchtown Farms, Oregon House (California)

August 12, 2018 - 8:18am
Aaron & Cara Mockrish Oregon House, California Sierra Foothills Aaron and Cara Mockrish who now run Frenchtown Farms are of a new generation of winemakers who spend most of their attention and care in the vineyard. They're passionate about the... Foteyes

Lo-Fi Wines, Buellton (California)

August 5, 2018 - 9:26am
Mike Roth pouring Buellton, California Here is a small winery in the Santa Barbara County, Lo-Fi, it makes its wine from purchased grapes in a cooperative-style facility housing some 8 boutique wineries under its roof on the outskirts of Buellton,... Foteyes

Peter Martin Ray vineyards (California)

July 30, 2018 - 4:03am
Frédéric Ballario in the vineyard Saratoga, Santa Cruz Mountains, California Here in California it's pretty common to have the growers on one side and the winery/winemaker on the other side as because or land price it's easier for wineries to... Foteyes

Visit at Nicolas Renard (Loire)

July 16, 2018 - 8:20pm
Nicolas Renard with Alex Bernardo Amboise, Touraine (Loire) This was an impromptu visit at the cellar of Nicolas Renard, we didn't know if the elusive cult vigneron was there on a saturday but as Alex Bernardo was visiting me in... Foteyes

Vincent Bergeron, Montlouis (Loire)

July 4, 2018 - 10:22am
Vincent Bergeron with wife and son Montlouis-sur-Loire, Loire You may remember my story/profile on Frantz Saumon, the Montlouis producer, this was here a few months ago in this very house and as planned, Frantz moved since most of his winery... Foteyes