Posts Tagged ‘wine’

Love wine? In Paris This Weekend?

March 27th, 2014

Then by all means consider a visit to the Independent Wine Makers Show.  March 28th – 31, Espace Champerret in the 17th (metro Porte de Champerret, line 3).  10 am – 8 pm March 28, 29, 30; March 31 10 – 6.  Last entries 30 minutes before closing. Entry 6 euros, tasting glass given to each visitor, essential to enjoy the experience!


Fête des vendanges – in Paris?

October 10th, 2013

Yes, there is a small vineyard in Paris (on the back side of Montmartre with gamay and pinot noir grapes that produce about 1000 bottles a year).  This year marks the  80th edition!  Running from October 9 until this Sunday, October 13th, there are many events including a parade this Saturday (with Mayor Delanoë in attendance), the 12th, starting at 3PM from the Mairie du 18e, place Jules Joffrin, and ending at the Place Saint Pierre, at the foot of Sacré Coeur.  Have a glass