Vinum Montis - SalgeschThe third Vinum Montis wine tasting of the year brings together wine enthusiasts in the village of Salgesch. > more 20October
Brisolée royale (chestnut, cheese and meat platter) - Château de Vaas – FlantheyBrisolée Royale in Château de Vaas in Flanthey. > more
Le Foyer restaurant: special menu for St Martin’s DayOn St Martin’s Day, Le Foyer restaurant is joining with two of the region’s wine producers to offer a 9-course menu, including the traditional sauerkraut. > more
Grape harvests 2017: a quality crop!The quality of the 2017 harvest is considered outstanding. > 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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