Georgia, cradle of wine

Our stay from 5th to 25th of September 2018 Historical cradle of wine Georgia or Sakartvelo. We have heard so much about it and we finally made it to arrive there! Kakheti region is where our quest for vine and wine will continue during several weeks. Indeed, researchers established that the very first vines may …

Santorini beauties

Cyclades Treasure The archipelago of Santorini or Thíra [fira] in Greek is a group of volcanic islands in the middle of the Aegean Sea, in the Cyclades. With 75 km2 and a cultivated wine-growing area of 3460 acres, Santorini has a unique terroir and some very special wines. The best way for us to know …

Alain Dejean, l’irréductible gaulois

  Notre séjour dans le Bordelais n’aurait pas été complet sans un détour par le Sauternais, dans l’antre d’un pionnier des vins naturels, M. Alain Dejean au domaine Rousset-Peyraguey. « Nous sommes 8900 viticulteurs bordelais, 11 produisent des vins naturels, mais seulement 4 d’entre eux n’ajoutent aucun sulfite. » C’est précisément parce qu’il est contre toute …