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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


Awesome Alsace

One of my big goals this year was to attain the French Wine Scholar (FWS) certification. The classes started yesterday and Alsace was the first unit. 396 more words


Dom. Zusslin Sylvaner Alsace 2004

Domaine Valentin Zusslin, Vieilles Vignes, Sylvaner, AOC/AOP Alsace, Orschwihr, France, 2004.

This wine: varietal sylvaner, Demeter biodynamic registered, natural cork closure with inset wax cap, 12.5% abv, Gauntleys, bin end £4 (2016). 149 more words

10to20 - Still White

Let's Taste -Thick as Thieves Sylvaner 2014

Wanting to pick up a nice fresh white wine on a warm Sunday evening, I stopped in at my locol independant wine store, Rathdowne Cellars… 65 more words

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