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Isle of Jura Turas-Mara

Distillery: Isle of Jura
Region: Islands
Age: No age statement
abv: 42%

Located next to its more famous neighbour Islay, the Isle of Jura has only one road, one pub and one distillery. 403 more words


Histories and wine - Why? 

Each place has its history. Each wine has its story. And there are so many! One more beautiful than the other.
I’m looking to share with you simple stories about touristic destinations, events, wine and people that touched my sensitivity!



On Borde

After studying oenology and working at estates in various regions of France, Julien Mareschal founded Domaine de la Borde in Pupillin in the Jura in 2003. 556 more words

Tasting Notes

A Highland Cow

Taken on the island of Jura during my trip to Scotland a few months ago. We’d just been on a walk around part of the island  when we passed this cow giving us the hairy eyeball from its field. 87 more words


The Mont d’Or is here! The Mont d’Or is here! (Week 46)

I started this year with a description of the Rush Creek Reserve, a cheese that is more or less the American version of the Vacherin Mont-d’Or, a mountain cheese that is produced in fall and winter, when the cows are in their stables and eat hay instead of gras. 544 more words