Regional, certified organic growers meet twice a year in Ferney-Voltaire for an outdoor bio market.
Wine of the week: Domaine La Colombe Rouge 2006, from the domain’s Reserve line Winery: La Colombe, Féchy, Vaud, Switzerland Blend of Garanoir, Gamaret, Gamay, and Pinot Noir Ample volume, fruity but with notes of spices, tobacco, coffee Best after 1-5 years Price: CHF25 for 75cl Where to buy: La Colombe winery. Tel: +41 21 […]
Féchy, Vaud, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – This year, I promised myself in January, I will behave like a Swiss wine drinker. I will invest in some wines for the future and I will buy my wine in May or June. Foreigners in Switzerland, with the exception of the wine-minded French, of course, tend to think about […]
Some people drink wine while they watch football and if you happen to live in Switzerland, are tuning in to the game at home and looking for the right bottle, here is GenevaLunch’s recommendation: La Violette 2006, from the winery of the Association Viticole de Villeneuve at the top end of Lake Geneva. It’s a […]
Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – A reminder that Geneva’s vineyards are holding their lively annual open house Saturday 24 May and that public transport is strongly recommended. The CFF is putting on extra trains: check out the schedule. The TPG in Geneva is offering free shuttlebus service. The reputation of Geneva’s vineyards has grown rapidly in […]