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Pieter Smits
Works at JoliSoleil Guided Tours
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Möchten Sie das Elsass intensiver kennen lernen und auch mehr über die Vielfalt an Restaurants und Winzereien erfahren, dann gehen Sie mit uns auf eine 5-tägige Weintour. 
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What compels people to return to the same place or experience repeatedly? Answers from nine writers take you to Athens and Berlin, Paris and Granada — and beyond.
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Dit weekend op het menu ;)
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Het is lente! De dagen worden langer, jonge groenten beginnen te ontkiemen en de asperges zijn er al weer. Het is dus tijd voor lekkere voorjaarsgerechten. De asperge is de eerste groente die het voorjaar met zich mee brengt...
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The longer you live in Italy, the more you realize that you'll never be Italian if not by pedigree. It's a distinct mentality to be Italian, and you don't even get it by birthright. My 3 children were all born here, but none ...
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Ideas for a family, a group or for example a company teambuilding session in Tuscany
A stay with us is not following a standard formula. If you want to focus on the wines, that is fine. Please book us during the week if possible, as a lot of smaller wineries are closed during the weekend. Do you want to do something else (together) besides ...
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Bezoek met JoliSoleil Alsace Guided Tours een Munster kaasboerderij en leer welke wijnen bij Munsterkaas bij passen.
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Ideas for a family, a group or for example a company teambuilding session in Tuscany
A stay with us is not following a standard formula. If you want to focus on the wines, that is fine. Please book us during the week if possible, as a lot of smaller wineries are closed during the weekend. Do you want to do something else (together) besides ...
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I organize tours & wine tastings in the Alsace and Tuscany via JoliSoleil Guided Tours
Introduction

I am a dutch guy living in the french Vosges mountains (near the Alsace wine region) with a beautiful wife, two malamute dogs and a malinois. I enjoy the little things that make life worthwhile.

Among other things, I let vacation houses and organize wine tastings and more day tours in the Alsace and Tuscany. For a general overview checkout http://jolisoleil.com . For questions and reservationsor please mail me at: pieter@jolisoleil.com

For Tuscany checkout: http://guidedtourstuscany.com/ For the wine tastings and tours in the Alsace region, please go to http://guidedtoursalsace.com/

In het Nederlands gaat u naar: http://wijntoer-frankrijk.com/
Mijn Nederlandse Blog over Elzaswijnen vindt U hier:http://elzaswijn.blogspot.com/

Our Facebook fanpages give you news in English, Dutch and French. Something to share about those wines? Feel free to post. And please 'fan' us!

The Alsace wine fan pages are at:http://www.facebook.com/alsace.wines 
For Cremant go to:  https://www.facebook.com/Alsace.Cremants .
And for Italian wines from Tuscany like Brunello:
http://www.facebook.com/Brunello.JoliSoleil . 

Alsace photos on Flickr are here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/jolisoleil/collections/72157604470510352/

Tuscany photos on Flickr are here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/jolisoleil/collections/72157627552966602/

On Pinterest I am here:http://pinterest.com/jolisoleil/jolisoleil-all-about-wine/ 

My LinkedIn profile is here: :http://www.linkedin.com/in/jolisoleil

My contributions on TripAdvisor are here: http://www.tripadvisor.com/members-reviews/JoliSoleil_Alsace

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Education
  • University of Groningen
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Other names
Jacob
Work
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host of tours & winetastings, renting holiday houses, consultancy
Employment
  • JoliSoleil Guided Tours
    winetastings, renting holiday houses, consultancy, 2009 - present
  • Elsevier, Cebuco, Disk@d
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France
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Voorburg, Dieren - Amsterdam, Groningen, Dieren, Voorburg
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Bezoek met ons een kaas boerderij ?!
elzaswijn.blogspot.com

Bezoek met JoliSoleil Alsace Guided Tours een Munster kaasboerderij en leer welke wijnen bij Munsterkaas bij passen.

Tuscan Foreigners
www.rebeccawineintuscany.com

The longer you live in Italy, the more you realize that you'll never be Italian if not by pedigree. It's a distinct mentality to be Italian,

'Franse Elzas beste wijnstreek voor vakantie'
www.nu.nl

De Franse regio's de Elzas en Bourgondië zijn door wijnliefhebbers gekozen tot de beste plekken voor een vakantie. De wijnen die er geproduc

2009 Brunello di Montalcino DOCG
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JANCISROBINSON.COM – JANUARY 2014- 16/20 JAMESSUCKLING.COM FEBRUARY 2014 – 91 WWW.TASTEDJOURNAL.COM – 89/91 THE WINE ADVOCATE – FEB.2014 – 9

Looking forward to touring in Tuscany in April.
alsace-and-tuscany.blogspot.com

Looking forward to touring Tuscany in April. Join us and also book a private tour! Facebook: Brunello - JoliSoleil Italian Wine Tours ‪ #‎jo

Kasteelwijnen
alsace-and-tuscany.blogspot.com

Book a room via Kasteelwijnen and book us for a tour or winetasting!

A wine tasting or tour gift certificate, a great present!
alsace-and-tuscany.blogspot.com

How about a JoliSoleil wine tour/tasting gift certificate? We will print or write the personnel options of your offered tour or tasting on t

Jean Baptiste Adam celebrates 400 years of wine making coming May 24 - 2014
alsace-and-tuscany.blogspot.com

It is a special privileged to be able to say your family has been in business for 400 years! Established in 1614 Jean Baptiste Adam has been

Wine tour March 1st - visiting Hugel.
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Wine tour March 1-st. Tasting several Sylvaners, Pinot Noirs and Gewurztraminers. At Hugel in Riquewihr..

Our planned "Local Wine Events"
alsace-and-tuscany.blogspot.com

Moving on with our business we posted some of our planned wine vacations on LocalWineEvents. May, June, July we already scheduled some tours

Pistoia Blues
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L'evento che ogni anno porta, su uno dei palchi più belli d'Italia, i più grandi interpreti della musica Rock e Blues!

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Winestein at JoliSoleil
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Winestein at JoliSoleil, by Pieter Smits: about food, wine and life

We are on CNN - well: CNNi writes about JoliSoleil Guided Tours - Alsace
alsace-and-tuscany.blogspot.com

CNNi writes about JoliSoleil Guided Tours. They love our travel packages for Alsace. Read more here:

Introducing 2010 Tuscany
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Another vintage of the decade but this time we’re serious!. Yesterday I wrote about wines that, while fabulous, you have only a slim chance

Sales of Alsace Crémant reached new highs in 2013!
alsace-and-tuscany.blogspot.com

With 34 million bottles sold in 2013 the sales of Alsace Crémant reached a new high. While the consumption on the home market in France rema

Les ventes de crémant d'Alsace dopées par l'export et par un sport... - ...
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34 millions de bouteilles vendues en 2013, un nouveau record pour le crémant d'Alsace. Sur le marché national, les ventes sont stables mais

The Amish in Alsace - Saint Marie aux Mines
alsace-and-tuscany.blogspot.com

Apart from wine the Alsace has many other things to offer. This time we want to tell you something about minerals & gems and ... about patch

Easy Tuscan menu to make for St. Valentine’s day
www.turismo.intoscana.it

This menu is all about simplicity, flavor and heart (and by heart). I don't mean you'll be using it as an ingredient but I do mean you will

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