It's harvest time - Swiss Wine Valais - ValaisTake part in the first "grape harvest open day" in Valais! > more 23September
Rallying the 5 senses - Christelle Besse - Nouvo Bourg, SaillonA wine and food tasting event that puts all 5 senses on the map, organised by Christelle Besse. > more
Swiss wine tourism awards: Valais steals the limelight!During the Rencontres suisses de l'œnotourisme [Swiss wine tourism congress], several projects from Valais won awards, including Vinum Montis. > more
Les Celliers de Sion: Les aventuriers du cep de vigne (Vine stock quest)Enjoy this outdoor adventure, walking through Sion's magnificent vineyards in search of the highly-prized special vine stock. > more
With a low yield and significant sun exposure, this variety produces superior-quality wines with a strong character that can be recognised by their spicy notes and blackcurrant flavour, and their excellent length in the mouth.A little secret about Syrah: when you taste this variety, you may be surprised by the aromas of black pepper.
A grape variety from the Côtes-du-Rhône, Syrah has been grown in Valais since 1926.
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