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16 Dec

Christmas Before Christmas At Chateau Des Moriers #Fleurie #MasterOIV

One day I've met someone that had done the Master OIV, a very special training that leads you to visit about 26 wine countries in a year. If you have a family and a job, you have to organize. For the rest, you must make sure your stomach is sharp and that your brain is ready for an adventure. You must also be insured that...

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06 Dec

Vicky’s wines arrived in Belgium!

All things come to he who waits. Unfortunately, I am not the patient type : Belgium, I wanted to have it and well, I had to wait. First it came slowly, it was welcoming, funny, it gave me a shoulder to rest when I needed. It looked at me too, it did let me go, come back and maybe it thought I would be tired of...

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22 Nov

A Big Thank You to You ! #BeaujolaisNouveau #VinsdeVicky

Yes, you are great! Yesterday, even though it was cold and a bit wet : smiles,sweet words, and many friends, this Beaujolais Nouveau was just like Christmas! Thank you and have a great week-end with Beaujolais! Vicky All your pictures on Pinterest : Follow Miss Vicky Wine Les Beaujolais Nouveau 2013 de Vicky #vinsdeVicky on Pinterest

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13 Nov

Fleurie at V and B wineshops in France

That's it! My Fleurie wine is taking a tour in the West of France at V and B wineshop (V like Vin et B like Bière). It's been 12 years now that the chain proposes a selection of wines and beers from all over France, you can also taste them at the bar on the spot. This month, they welcomed Vicky's wines ! If you'd like to try...

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10 Nov

#DWCC – Rioja, a bit more sunshine in our lives

Traveling every week for the sake of wines, vicky's wines and much more, I took my ticket to the Digital Wine Communication Conference #DWCC that was taking place in Rioja last month. Arriving by car was a treat, the sky was low and dark giving the landscapes a poetic note.   Rioja wines are told to be a wood juice as we happen to say...

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24 Oct

The Harvest 2013 on a beautiful morning of automn at chateau de Moriers #vinsdeVicky

Harvest 2013 were expected a few weeks more than usual at chateau des Moriers, in my family, north of Beaujolais (Fleurie). Autumn arrived and grapes started singing. A warm morning, the 30th of September, a group of 25 grape pickers from 10 different nationalities arrived for a week of gymnastic in between the small vine trees (1m20). We were getting used to early harvest, but...