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Gentil 'Hugel' 2013

Gentil 2013
Appellation Alsace Contrôlée
Hugel & Fils
68340 Riquewihr (Haut-Rhin)

Tasted October 25th, 2016.

First come the green fruits,  Apple, Pear, some Melon. Then the more exotics take over, with Elderflower and Lychee. 334 more words

Wine Tasting

Wine and Choucroute of Alsace

I climb over the Vosges Mountains and head out of the pine forests into the wine valleys. My destination is Mittelbergheim, a small village with a Germanic name and 20 wine producers hidden along its narrow medieval streets. 578 more words

European Nomad

Ribeauvillé France

Ribeauvillé is one of the oldest medieval towns in Alsace and is rightfully touted as one of the prettiest. It is a small community, with approximately 5000 people and is surrounded by ancient town walls. 362 more words