Terroir Quotes


  • If you want to start an argument in the wine world – and believe me, it’s not hard to do – all you have to do is mention the word terroir.
    o Eric Asimov. “Terroir”, The New York Times, 2007-05-10. URL accessed on 2007-11-23.


  • It is a French word that has no English equivalent. So it supposedly wouldn’t appear in my French English dictionary. But it should and I could do the entry. French Terroir, English Cobblers.
    o James May, Oz and James’s Big Wine Adventure, 2007

  • It is a word that encapsulates all the effects mother nature has on a wine.
    o Oz Clarke

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