visiting the neighbours (in alsace…)



Saturday involved a short (1 hour) hop into the Alsace. We took a friend to visit the impossibly pretty village of Eguisheim for lunch, where the large co-operative called Wolfberger is sited. They’d had quite a make-over since last time I visited – très impressive! Just for the record, half a dozen Cremant Vieilles Vignes, a brace of Rieslings (2010 Eichberg and 2012 Muenchberg) and fine Pinot Gris (2008 Rangen) made it back chez moi.

My wife bought some dodgy 20% alcohol ginger concoction – for adding to beer – presumably to make ginger beer! She was also a little tempted by their Alsacienne single malt whisky, but in the end stayed firm…

Of-course there are other domaines to visit in Eguisheim too! 😉

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There is one response to “visiting the neighbours (in alsace…)”

  1. burgundyfan10th September 2013 at 4:48 pmPermalinkReply

    Hi Bill
    I’m in Völlan near Meran and drink some great Barbera Villa Terlina Gradale and Monsicure.
    In Eguisheim I always go to Gruss that’s a real insider info. Great Cremant and excellent wines.

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