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© Abi Duhr Breakaways in the vineyards

Wines in Luxembourg

Abi Duhr is one of those personalities in the world of wine whose name is rarely mentioned. Discreet and always smiling, here's a portrait of a Luxembourg winemaker of international renown.   The Duhr family has played a central role in Luxembourg's wine industry for generations. Abi Duhr's background is singular. His studies in oenology led him to divide his time between Geisenheim and Bordeaux. His vision of winemaking was enriched by his friends Denis Dubourdieu and Paul Pontallier (Château Margaux). In 1982, he started barrel ageing, making both single-varietal and blended cuvées. He... Read more

Breakaways in the vineyards

Sandro & Karim Saadé Breakaways in the vineyards

THE FUTURE OF LEBANESE WINES

The Lebanon of wine is resolutely forward-looking. After a millenial history dedicated to the precious liquid, the country relives a new youth devoted to experiencing. For the last ten years the wine...

Breakaways in the vineyards

The wildfires in California

October’s wildfires along California’s North Coast caused the deaths of 40 people, the destruction of thousands of homes and businesses while leaving its world famous landscape and vineyards scarred...

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Jack & Chad Day - Roxy Ann Breakaways in the vineyards

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With the Willamette Valley producing the most wine of any Oregon AVA, and for over 20 years garnering justifiable worldwide praise for its Pinot Noirs, it’s easy to overlook what else it does and...

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the atypical wine tourism in Côtes de Bordeaux

Created in 2007, the Côtes de Bordeaux trade union gathers under the same banner the terroirs of Blaye, Cadillac, Castillon, Francs and Sainte-Foy with a collective brand: the Côtes de Bordeaux AOC (...

Tony Ciccone et Paula sa fille avec David Furer Breakaways in the vineyards

A Tale of Two Peninsulas

Discovering a wine region in the manner in which I prefer can take the form of piggybacking vineyard and winery visits onto an already established event. It was at an annual gathering of Michigan’s...

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