Few wine regions can claim pure expression: Alsace is an exception.
Why? Alsace has a truly exceptional setting for making wine. Protected by the Vosges Mountains, this picturesque region is singularly blessed with enviable conditions: ancient soils, noble grapes and an extraordinary climate – one of the driest in France. Thirteen distinct terroirs make Alsace a mosaic unlike anywhere else. Here, minerality and freshness aren’t just concepts, they are the story of the wines.
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With such a diversity of flavor profiles, wines from Alsace complement a vast array of cuisines and occasions.  More >
What makes the wines of Alsace so distinct? Each glass is full of fresh aromatics with vibrant and pure fruit expression.  More >
Picturesque timber villages nestled into rolling hillside vineyards make Alsace one of France’s most stunning regions.  More >
Alsace is a complete mosaic of terroirs, each yielding their own expression of noble grapes such as Pinot Blanc, Riesling, Pinot Gris and Gewurztraminer.  More >
March 23, 2015
The second Alsace-born chef in our on-going series is Jean Joho, who grew up in Barr.