Founder of Cellar Tracker may soon learn more about Swiss wines GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / AMONG THE VINES – Swiss wines could be in for a boon in the form of the husband of the next US ambassador to Switzerland – assuming she makes it through the hurdle of approval by the Senate for the post. […]
Archives for January 2014
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – A 24-year-old Italian man was stopped by Valais police at 15:30 Wednesday 29 January for driving 206 kph on the autoroute, where the limit is 120. Police say when he was nabbed he was smoking a joint of marijuana. He was handed a CHF2,000 fine as a guarantee and a ban on […]
Switzerland’s largest winery to focus on “client” needs GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / AMONG THE VINES – Provins, the cooperative winery in canton Valais that is also the largest winery in Switzerland, has named Raphaël Garcia as its new director, effective 10 March. The move signals a new focus set by the board on client needs in […]
Canton Neuchatel, a smaller wine-producing area known in recent years for producing some elegant as well as specialty wines, holds an early open house weekend.
Canton Valais kicks off the season of winery open houses – your chance to learn and sample excellent Swiss wines