Le Bourru Caves Ouvertes

Discover the Wineries from Begnins to Bursins, Switzerland Le Bourru One of my favorite wine events in the canton of Vaud, not far from Geneva, is Le Bourru, taking place this Saturday and Sunday, the 3rd to 4th of November. The name comes from the first pressing of the wine grapes from the latest harvest, in the early fermentation stage …

Reynald Parmelin, Domaine La Capitaine

SwissWino 10 Questions – Reynald Parmelin, Domaine La Capitaine

SwissWino had the privilege to visit La Capitaine, the bio winery located in Begnins, and observe their wine bottling and labeling process. During the visit I had the opportunity to sit down and interview the owner and winemaker, Reynald Parmelin, who graciously took time out of his busy schedule to meet with me. You probably have had their wine, some …

SwissWino Welcome

Welcome Fellow Winos!

Welcome fellow winos to the SwissWino blog! Hello and welcome fellow winos! This is my first official Swiss Wino blog post. I’ve been blessed to live with my family in beautiful Switzerland for many years and have been looking for a new challenge. After working for one of the largest multinational corporations for 14 years as an IT manager, it …