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The Alsace Wine Route celebrated by the Tournée des Terroirs

In 2023, the Alsace Wine Route was celebrating its 70th anniversary with the Alsace Rocks tour!

The concept

Alsace Rocks, the tour of the terroirs make you discover the richness of the Alsatian terroirs and taste exceptional wines
It started on April 23 until July 30, every Sunday, in 15 unique places in Alsace. Every Sunday, a theme with a different animation in the heart of the vineyards, around the wines. 

On the program: an ephemeral bar, with local wines, culinary workshops, a musical atmosphere with DJs, a chill and restaurant area

The terroir tour made 3 stops in the Kaysersberg valley.

The Tournée des Terroirs – the Alsace Rocks tour– on the Alsace Wine Route is back in 2024! See you from 2 June to 21 July 2024!

More info coming soon…

Sunday 28 May in Sigolsheim

It is in the heart of the necropolis of Sigolsheim that the 6th stage of the terroir tour took place.

On the agenda: 

  • Treasure hunt in the Grand Cru Marckrain (in autonomy with logbook and a map)
  • Workshop – Presentation of the spring work in the vineyard (explanation of manual work and machines that increase the quality of the Crus)
  • Tasting of old vintages (commented tasting of 6 wines of 2 Grands Crus)
    Workshop – Presentation of the PDO Alsace Grands Crus Mambourg and Marckrain (by a producer of each Grand Cru with the tasting of the 2 Grands Crus)
  • Workshop – Historical presentation of the National Necropolis (guided tour by the Sigolsheim History Society)
    Mindfulness sensory tasting (introduction to quantum tasting)

Sunday 25 June in Kaysersberg

On the agenda:

  • Qi Gong in the Schlossberg (by Philippe Blanck, winemaker and certified instructor)
  • 50 years of Grand Cru Schlossberg (tasting a vertical Rieslings on Grand Cru Schlossberg)
  • Schlossberg Variations (guided tour through the Schlossberg Grand Cru between Arts, History and Terroirs by Caroline CLAUDE-BRONNER guide speaker)

Sunday 23 July in Ammerschwihr

Before the last stage of the terroir tour, Ammerschwihr welcomes you to the heart of its Grand Cru Kaefferkopf.

On the agenda: 

  • Viticulture in Ammerschwihr, a millennial history (commented by Francis Lichtlé, son of Ammerschwihr winemakers, historian and archivist)
  • 40 years of Riesling Kaefferkopf (vertical tasting of Riesling Kaefferkopf by the Friends of Ammerschwihr and Kaefferkopf),
  • Birds in the vineyards (commented visit of the exhibition of wildlife photographs by Guy Thomas presented in the heart of the vineyards
  • Kaefferkopf by Caroline Bronner, winemaker’s daughter and guide speaker
  • Kaefferkopf Tour (visit by horse-drawn carriage, on the slopes of the Kaefferkopf to discover the winemaker’s profession by Pierre Eiche)
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