Paths of Resistance in the French Pyrenees

Eighty years after my great aunt fled Nazi Germany, I found myself retracing her footsteps in the French Pyrenees. As part of an underground network in the International Resistance, she was on a wanted list which meant she was constantly moving from place to place.

Losing to Win

Berlin on a Tuesday afternoon in February 2021. Although it’s snowing, people trudge to the nearby Turkish market for produce, … More

Stephane Tissot (Arbois, Jura)

  SOIL TYPES CALCAIRE/LIMESTONE: more mineral, lighter body, Jurassic (1st/top layer) fossilized, air. Trousseau and some Chardonnay grow here. Roots … More

L’Ostal (Puy-Leveque, Cahors)

Louis & Charlotte Pérot Experimenting with everything from grape varieties, assemblages, maceration times and labels/cuveés (changing every year) New vineyard … More