Wine Terroirs - Wines, tastings and vineyards in France.

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Quinta de Nápoles, Dirk Niepoort (Douro)

April 15, 2018 - 2:53pm
Dirk van der Niepoort in the barrel room Quinta de Nápoles, Douro (Portugal) I'll reprint here in big part the short introduction on Dirk van der Niepoort which I made in the previous story. We met him at one of... Foteyes

Douro wines (Portugal)

April 8, 2018 - 1:39pm
Saúde ! a press trip in the Douro Vila Real, Douro, Portugal I took part to 6-day press trip in the Douro in Portugal, this was a good opportunity to discover this small wine region at the western tip of... Foteyes

Salon des Vins de France (Villebarou, Loire)

March 24, 2018 - 6:52am
A great wine fair off the beaten path Villebarou, Loire You may not have heard about this wine event but this is possibly the first-ever wine fair centered on artisan & natural wine in France and it has just had... Foteyes

Anonymous Wine Scenes (7)

March 15, 2018 - 2:30pm
Chandeleur 1958 Here is time for another chapter in our travel-in-time pilgrimage through wine-related pictures foraged on the fleamarkets and sidewalk sales. I'll repeat my anthem that these pictures are a window into a way of being, a way of... Foteyes

On Chocolate & Champagne

February 25, 2018 - 10:41am
Pairing Champagne with real chocolate Paris, february 2018 If there's a season where you need chocolate that's obviously winter : short days, depressing cloudy & damp days (especially in Paris), It's almost a matter of survival to get your intake... Foteyes

Wine corrections in 1772

February 12, 2018 - 2:29pm
A shocking recount of the many ways to correct/doctor wines in 1772 Most wine-wise people know that modern, commercial wines are made through many corrections and with the use of countless additives in order to shape a product that fit... Foteyes

Nicey distillery (Burgundy)

January 21, 2018 - 11:40am
Anne Coste in her distillery Nicey, Burgundy We're here at the far north-east end of the Côte d'Or département which is part of Burgundy, in short it is quite at a good distance from Beaune and away from the beaten... Foteyes

Wine News (71)

January 3, 2018 - 11:55am
Isabelle Jolly & Jean-Luc Chossart (Jolly Ferriol) I went earlier this december to another, smaller wine-tasting event, this was Vinibio, it was as you guess focusing on organic domaines. It took place in the Carreau du Temple, a beautiful piece... Foteyes