The area produces some of the best Jura wines, including vin jaune (yellow wine) and vin de paille (straw wine), in the Arbois AOC. Vin jaune (literally yellow wine) is an unusual wine made in the Jura region of France. ... Arbois is an Appellation dOrigine Contrôlée for wines made in the Jura wine region of France, around the town of Arbois. ...
Tourist attractions include:
Eglise Saint Just
La Grotte des Planches (5 km away)
Louis Pasteur grew up in Arbois and conducted various experiments related to fermentation in his home, which has now been turned into a museum. Louis Pasteur (December 27, 1822 â September 28, 1895) was a French microbiologist and chemist. ...
Official Arbois website
Tourism Office website (French only)
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