September 16, 2016

Terroir

September 16, 2016 (259/366)

« C'est un vin qui ressemble à son terroir. »  ~ Louis Pasteur

ter·roir terˈwärnoun: the complete natural environment in which a particular crop is produced, including factors such as the soil, topography, and climate. The characteristic taste and flavor imparted to a wine by the environment in which it is produced.