Tag: wine travel

The Road Less Traveled

GOING OFF THE BEATEN PATH ON THE ROUTE DES GRANDS CRUS IN BURGUNDY Part One “To move, to breathe, to fly, to float,To gain all while you give,To roam the roads of lands remote,To travel is to live.” ― Hans Christian Andersen Three weeks… Continue Reading “The Road Less Traveled”

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Wine Lovers

“We are all mortal until the first kiss and the second glass of wine.” Eduardo Galeano Valentine’s Day will soon be upon us and it’s time to find that special gift for your better half. Since the 17th Century, there have been three traditional Valentine’s… Continue Reading “Valentine’s Day Gifts for Wine Lovers”

Champagne Guy Méa – The Way Of The Wolf

In 2015 the United Nations gave the Champagne region of France World Heritage Status, verifying what fans have known all along-Champagne is indeed unique. However, it is not just the delicate bubbles in each bottle that make Champagne so unique and authentic, there is… Continue Reading “Champagne Guy Méa – The Way Of The Wolf”

Lake Chelan Wine Valley’s Rocky Pond Winery

At Rocky Pond Winery it is all about family which is evident with the beautiful array of family photos that adorn a wall in their Chelan, WA tasting room. This boutique Washington winery is owned by David and Michelle Dufenhorst, who’s wine making journey… Continue Reading “Lake Chelan Wine Valley’s Rocky Pond Winery”

Harvest in the Champagne Region of France

The Champagne region of France harvest was well underway the second week of September with a flurry of activity in the wineries, villages and vineyards. As each plot reached optimal ripeness the annual parade of pickers descended upon the vineyards to handpick each grape… Continue Reading “Harvest in the Champagne Region of France”