Domaine du Moulin aux Moines
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... is superb, clear blue sky and a sunny 24C.
All set up, lunch, a pleasant stroll into Chalon-sur-Soane, which is a pleasant and lively place.
Churches found, mass times determined, it looks like we will be here until Monday at least.
... nay..all to do with the structure of the soils..layers of limestone of various particle sizes.some vines have roots 25 metres long reaching water.all the geology determines the quality of the wine in an area. Pommard has 20 hectares in one plot..most unusual..only gives village quality ( lowest)wine from which blends are made in oak casks discarded after 2 years..owned by a silicon valley millionaire these days. Beautiful garden on other ...
... obvious to me.) The rest of the town (Thankfully!) is much as we left it two years ago.
We enjoyed a week of watching the grape harvest, hiking and socializing with our friends in the area. We have been enjoying absolutely superb weather with the exception of one evening of heavy rain. Joni spent a couple of days helping in the kitchen to prepare the evening meal for the crew hired by ...
The plan had been to leave Minnesota on Monday, September 1 (Labor Day) and to arrive in Paris on Tuesday morning, the first day of school in Minnesota. From there we had planned to drive to Switzerland and enjoy two weeks of hiking in some places that were new to us. I think I’ve mentioned in a previous blog entry that, according to John Lennon, “Life is what happens while you’re ...
... on them as this couldn't be good for the grapes. Sun and lots of it is what they need at this stage.
The first evening we walked up the hill past the campsite and explored the little village above Meursault. The roads go in every direction through the vineyards and it is such a beautiful, almost dream-like landscape with all the ancient stone walls defining the "clos" and the gently rolling hills.