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Aix-en-Provence: Wine Academy Launched by Provence Wine Tours; Class on Dec. 2

For navigating across the huge wine lake in France, you can set your sails for a smooth adventure at the Provence Wine Academy, a resource for aspiring wine enthusiasts launched recently in Aix-en-Provence by Provence Wine Tours. The wine tasting … Continue reading

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Mazan: Auberge du Vin Hosts Wine and Cuisine Pros on April 24; Debuts Half-Day Courses For Priming Visitors on Rhone Wines

It began with a concept, a sort of wine-and-cuisine-as-community on a Vaucluse-scale togetherness: bring together high-energy talents whose services and products may enhance the sojourns of clients of hotel/gites/chambre d’hote owners as well as those who live in the region … Continue reading

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Provence Wine School “Auberge du Vin”: WSET Level Course Nov 21-25 with Room Discount; Spring 2013 Schedule Set

Consider the proposition from the Auberge du Vin, a wine school and bed & breakfast in Mazan, 16 miles northeast of Avignon with a splendid view of Mont Ventoux across an ocean of vineyards: Combine a visit to the Vaucluse … Continue reading

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GETTING BEYOND WINE SCORES IN THE SOUTHERN RHONE: WSET CERTIFIED COURSES AT THE AUBERGE DU VIN IN FEBRUARY, MARCH AND MAY

Who hasn’t experienced pangs of ignorance, confusion, intimidation, or irritation when encountering “wine scores,” the numbers attached to third-party opinions of soi-disant experts, that stare out at you from stickers slapped on wine bins and shelves, or touted by eager … Continue reading

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