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Posted by Dennis Sherman | 29 11 2017

AN EVENING WITH BERNARD Those of you who have been to Cromey will recognize this fellow. Bernard Picard was born on the property, and returned home recently for his early...

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Posted by Dennis Sherman | 27 10 2017

SOARING ABOVE ! It's been an memorable October here in Burgundy. And the evenings are perfect for a hot-air balloon flight. Warm, not too breezy, and incredibly colorful. Tonight we took off from...

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Posted by Ashley Cummins | 01 09 2017

Those of you who have been following Elden from the early days will not find this surprising. But I received the following e-mail this week. As we bring our small-production...

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Posted by Dennis Sherman | 27 08 2017

HOT STUFF! The Bread House here at Cromey is a gem of a kitchen. So little by little, we are learning the secrets of wood-fired oven cooking.  And a few...

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Posted by Dennis Sherman | 15 06 2017

The vegetable garden at Cromey (the French call it the 'potager': the soup garden) is exploding after weeks of brilliant sun and timely rain.  Have a look at what's in...

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Posted by Dennis Sherman | 16 05 2017

Life at Cromey is all about the rhythm of the seasons.  Walk out the front gate, and nature takes you by the hand.  In mid-May, we set off foraging for...

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Posted by Dennis Sherman | 22 04 2017

It's Springtime in Burgundy. Here's a little something we have been whipping up in the kitchens at the Domaine de Cromey. A fantastic seasonal salad of baby fava beans, fresh...

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Posted by Dennis Sherman | 16 03 2017

One of the iconic races of cycling, the Paris–Nice, came right through Cromey last week. It's known as the Race to the Sun because its starts in a chilly Paris...

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Posted by Ashley Cummins | 01 12 2016

I met James Melendez (James The Wine Guy) when I was in San Francisco last. We did a little tasting of Elden Selections small-production Burgundies, and he was genuinely moved....

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Posted by Dennis Sherman | 28 11 2016

Reasons to be Thankful As our first season at the Domaine de Cromey comes to a close, we look back and and marvel at what a year it has been....

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