Our drive from Dijon through Cote d’Or in Burgundy Continue reading Beautiful Bourgogne Part 1
Sharing a few quick hits from Champagne week in French Wine Scholar Continue reading Champagne Week
Top 10 quotes from a great book called Wine and War Continue reading Well Read Wednesdays: Wine and War
Quick look at the French restaurants in Houston judged primarily by ambiance. Continue reading French Restaurants in Houston
German influences combine with French skill in the kitchen for amazing Alsatian cuisine. Continue reading Awesome Alsace Part 3
Why we love Alsace: Route du Vin
Outside of Colmar there is a string of picturesque wine growing villages running south to north (haut-rhin and bas-rhin upper Rhine and lower Rhine). This is called the route du vin (“veh”) or the wine route. Of these villages, a handful are among France’s Prettiest Villages. We also like to try to visit as many of these on our trips. Two birds, one stone.
One of my big goals this year was to attain the French Wine Scholar (FWS) certification. The classes started yesterday and … Continue reading Awesome Alsace