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Wine Pairing Story : Quince jelly

January 31, 2016 - 10:46am
A good harvest for quince Healthy foods and self-sufficiency at easy reach This year was a very good vintage for quince [coing in French], not that I came through any bad year (except maybe 2014) since B.' parents gave me... Foteyes

Terroir Club, distributor of Artisan wines

January 26, 2016 - 6:18am
András Kató, of Terroir Club Budapest, Hungary In spite of my repeated stays in Budapest these last few years I hadn't been aware of the existence of Terroir Club, a Hungarian distribution company focused on artisan and natural wines from... Foteyes

Wine News (65)

January 17, 2016 - 2:35pm
A great Rivesaltes by the Parcé Frères I... Foteyes

A few drinking spots in Tokyo

December 30, 2015 - 5:57am
Smallest natural-wine bar ever : Wine Stand Bouteille (Shibuya) Izakaya, tachinomi-ya, wine bar... Here are a few places I came across during this trip, beginning with this natural-wine bar in Shibuya. The area is just a stone throw from Hachiko... Foteyes

Natural wine bars come to Shitamachi [working-class Tokyo]

December 28, 2015 - 10:59am
You can now find natural wine even in working-class neighborhoods in Tokyo, here are two venues that offer both natural wines and organic, artisanal sake or nihonshu. Foteyes

Beau Paysage, Yamanashi (Japan)

December 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
Eishi Okamoto along one of his parcels N... Foteyes

Yasuko Goda, wine importer

December 16, 2015 - 1:34pm
Mrs Yasuko Goda Yotsuya (east of Shinjuku), Tokyo Wine importers have been playing for a long time an important role for the development of wineries and domaines, but for the segment of natural wine producers a few wine importers were... Foteyes

Natural-wine fair in Tokyo

December 11, 2015 - 2:04am
A sold-out wine event Ebisu, Tokyo The yearly wine event Festivin just took place in Tokyo a few days ago, it's a smoothly-functioning wine-tating fair taking place in two sessions in a single day on the last sunday of november.... Foteyes

Japanese chefs' wine picks

December 4, 2015 - 11:02pm
Wines selected by Japanese chefs in Paris A few weeks ago B. brought back this copy of News Digest magazine from the Japanese quarter near Opéra in Paris; you may know that there are a few streets near the Métro... Foteyes

Anonymous wine scenes (5)

November 25, 2015 - 2:04pm
Terrace, bottle and glasses (estimated year 1921) Time for a few more vintage scenes involving people sharing a glass of who-knows-what (not always wine but let's be tolerant...). All these anonymous actors may be gone by now and that makes... Foteyes

Biodynamics : Horn manure Prep 500

November 19, 2015 - 10:30am
manure-stuffed horn Thésée, Touraine (Loire) Another important practice of biodynamie is the preparation 500, shortnamed usually as the 500, it involves manure that has spent the winter in cow horns disposed underground on the farms's land. This page by Biodynamie... Foteyes

Paris will always be Paris

November 15, 2015 - 2:07pm
...Despite the deep darkness Her sparkle shall never fade... The reason the islamist thugs targeted the Bataclan : The concert hall was for years in the cross hairs of islamists, pro-Hamas, anti-zionists and BDS brown shirts because it was Jewish... Foteyes

Biodynamics in the vineyard : the 501

November 8, 2015 - 8:36am
Spraying in line Pouillé sur Cher (Touraine, Loire) Biodynamic farming is a growing phenomenon among the organic farmers and growers, we begin ourselves non-farmers to hear about 501 and 500 which we vaguely know are sprayings made on the vineyard... Foteyes

Michel Guignier (Beaujolais)

October 25, 2015 - 4:13pm
Michel Guignier plowing his Moulin-à-Vent Vauxrenard, Beaujolais Michel Guignier is making wine in a remote valley near Vauxrenard, in a farm bordering protected woods and wild life. You drive through a mountain pass near here, it's like you're still in... Foteyes

Marcel Grillet (Beaujolais)

October 21, 2015 - 1:46pm
Marcel Grillet in his Morgon Côte du Py Morgon, Villié-Morgon (Beaujolais) The Domaine de la Bonne Tonne now headed by Marcel & Monique Grillet is a family wine farm that has been growing grapes for 6 generations. Marcel's elders worked... Foteyes

Anthony Thevenet (Beaujolais)

October 18, 2015 - 3:15pm
Anthony Thevenet in his vat room Villié-Morgon, Morgon (Beaujolais) Anthony Thevenet is a young winegrower with deep wine family roots in Villié-Morgon, a small town which is associated with great winemakers like Foillard, Lapierre, Descombes, Breton and Chanudet. Anthony, who... Foteyes