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Travels in Burgundy 2015

weeping and sweating in the vines…

weeping and sweating in the vines…

Well, it might not be winter yet, but at least it’s starting to head in the right direction! We’re still not seeing a lot of rain and every other day has the typical end of year mist, but finally during the second half of this week, the temperatures were often in the low single figures […]

a few pics from last days…

a few pics from last days…

the perfect late-summer weekend (in november!)

the perfect late-summer weekend (in november!)

Well, it almost seems to be getting silly. It was a couple of degrees cooler today, but still almost nudging 20°C. For virtually the first time since we were harvesting the 2015s, out came my (long) shorts, and the air-con flickered into life in the car. You expect the reality of the season to show […]

‘super saturday’

‘super saturday’

Of-course, as it’s Saturday, the morning started in a very leisurely way; coffee and croissants – plus, for a change after this weeks misty weather, sun and blue sky! Friday afternoon the weather had turned warm – approaching 18 degrees, but today we topped out at about 22°C – the 5th of November too – […]

mist and happy fish

Saturday evening, towards Beaune

Saturday evening, Sunday day…

une samedi vivant…

une samedi vivant…

Above Saturday’s fog of Beaune, a spectacular view and just a little ‘culture’ too…

sunday – hospices plus pommard et meursault

sunday – hospices plus pommard et meursault

saturday – it is not allowed…

saturday – it is not allowed…

What you hear every day in Switzerland 😉

23rd – a busy day….

Chassagne overground

And on the table, that was just the reds 😉

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