Posts from On the road

  • Cadoles et Sens, foodie outings in Pierres Dorées

    Take a trip organised by the Cadoles et Sens Association into the startling green countryside of the Beaujolais vines gently caressed by the sun in Pierres Dorées country.

    Every year for two days in Spring, organised foodie and picnic walks take you around three villages in Pierre Dorées country, otherwise known as French Tuscany.

  • Chateau life in the Beaujolais region

    Do you sometimes find it difficult to choose a wine? If you don't have a friendly local wine merchant or winemaker to hand, the best solution is to look for the château on the label! The wine inside is sure to be fit for a king!

    When it comes to Beaujolais wines, trust in conventional wisdom. There are more than 300 chateaus and country homes in the Beaujolais winegrowing area, many of which have vineyards.

  • The 2017 fête des Crus

    If somebody said to you "it's fête time in the Beaujolais region" many of you would automatically think of the third Thursday in November, the release date of Beaujolais Nouveau wines. It is the flagship event in the Beaujolais winegrowing area that is eagerly anticipated around the globe. But it's not the only fête.

    The Beaujolais region has many fêtes and festivals throughout the year. In the spring, there’s the fête des crus

  • Vdeo: The Beaujolais Wine Road

    The Beaujolais Wine Route, the best way to discover the region, in my view ! I’m on my bike for this Beaujolais Moment. Let’s go !

  • Photos : Walk in Beaujolais

    There are many walks to do in the Beaujolais region through the vines.

  • Photos : Beaujolais beauties at spring

     

    Spring is the opportunity to discover the Beaujolais region on the day of renewal. Soft green trees and hills, flowers and vines with budding leaves invade the landscape.