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Silvaner & Sylvaner & Gruner Silvaner

My Silvaner Journey

Silvaner is a grape that has a close place in my heart. It was one of the early grapes that I fell in love with that seemingly no one else cared about. 2,258 more words


Festiguet at the Bielersee

Imagine this: a small village at the foot of mountain range which ends in a lake, stretching to the horizon and beyond. Well, maybe not beyond. 603 more words


Alzacki duet od Haullera

J. Hauller & Fils – firma posiadając ponad 15 tys hektarów upraw winnej latorośli w Alzacji jest jest na pewno potężnym producentem. Jego obecność na półkach Intermarche daje możliwość zapoznania się z alzackimi wina w wersji popularnej przy stosunkowo niewielkich cenach – ok 20 zł za butelkę. 347 more words

Orange wine

No, it is possible to make wine from oranges – but in this case I mean something different. Orange wine is the ‘fourth wine’ after red, white and rosé. 594 more words


A is for Alsace, Z is for Zinck

Domaine Zinck of Eguisheim

I was introduced to the wines of Domaine Zinck by Charles Derain of Nomad Wine Importers a few years ago, and have been lucky enough to taste them several times since, including the… 1,193 more words

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Alsace Wines in Lidl Autumn French Wine Sale

As in previous years Lidl Ireland are having a French wine sale this autumn, starting on 25th September.  “Sale” means different things to different people – here it doesn’t mean price reductions on existing lines but rather a limited release of certain French wines which aren’t all sale all year round. 504 more words


Strasserhof Sylvaner Valle Isarco 2015

Strasserhof Sylvaner Valle Isarco, by Hannes Baumgartner; DOC Süditirol/Alto Adige, Italy, 2015. ABV 13.5%, MSRP $22/bottle.

Color is pale straw. The delicate nose has traces of lemon, wildflower, and a hint of funk in the background that was gone by day 2. 231 more words

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