Wine tourism continuing professional development course - Module 3 - Wine MuseumWine: organising a wine tasting, representative grape varieties and local products. > more 14March
Tasting in the dark – Pfyn-Finges Nature Park, SalgeschTasting in the dark of wines with “Produit des parcs suisses” certification, awarded by the Pfyn-Finges Nature Park, held in conjunction with the Wine Museum. > more
Special event on 21 February: the little secrets of Les Celliers de SionHome of the first theme park in Valais based on wine and vines, Les Celliers de Sion wants to make its mark on wine tourism in the canton. > more
Le Torpilleur: the second range from Cave l'OrpailleurLaunched at the end of 2017, Le Torpilleur is the second range from the Cave l'Orpailleur winery. > more
Present in Valais since the start of this millennium, Merlot loves the quality of the soil and vines with plenty of sun exposure. This variety produces wines that are characterised by their dark purple colour and blueberry notes.A little secret about Merlot: the world capital for Merlot is none other than Sierre ... because the annual ‘Mondial du Merlot’ competition is organised in our region!
The most widely grown variety in France, Merlot can be found in (practically) all the vineyards in the world.
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