The Oenophiliac

A Wine Writers View on the World of Wine. Formerly Magics Wine Guide and Reviews for Newbies

Harpers-Inter Beaujolais Buyers Trip 2012


harpers.co.uk

Check list:

Bags packed – nope.

Passport ready – erm…I’ll find it later.

Flight info sorted – Yeah, it’s on an email somewhere.

Weather forecast for Lyon – Bloody cold.

Excitement levels – Steadily rising.

This coming Monday (30/01/12) I’ll be embarking on a three day trip down to Beaujolais to take a look around 9 of the regions vineyards.

Along with Laura Heywood, Harpers magazine, plus 6 gentle folk from wine companies around the UK, we’ll be taking a peak at what the region has to offer.

The trip will be featured in the 24th of February’s issue of Harpers Wine & Spirit Trades Review.

Producers we’ll be visiting: 

Chateau de Montmelas – chateau-montmelas.com

Chateau de Cercy – chateau-cercy.com

Domaine Christophe Lapierre – Website not available.

Paul Henry Thillardon – Website not available.

Domaine de la Bonne Tonne – bonne-tonne.com

Domaine Anne-Sophie Dubois – Website not available.

Domaine Nicolas Chemarin – Website not available.

Domaine Romain Jambon – Website not available.

Domaine la Tour des Combes – Website not available.

So do keep tabs on our progress via the usual sources, Twitter twitter.com/magicmike29, Facebook facebook.com/Magics-Wine-Guide-and-Reviews-for-Newbies, for my pictures and mini reports.

Alternatively you can wait, eagerly, for my full report when I return or subscribe to Harpers for the full February feature.

Allez France!!

Voila!

 

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