Mis en bouteilleThis is a really exciting time for Vignerons throughout France. This is because we are all frantically blending last years wine to make space for the coming harvest. As I have reported earlier it has been another unusual year in the vineyards this year. We have a mass of rain over winter and [...]
Summer has finally arrived in the south of France and the festivals have begun. Come and join us at the Le Fete de Vigneronne in the village of Faugères this Sunday the 14th July. What better way to celebrate Bastille day!!
A long boozy lunch in FaugèresI don't really get into the whole MAMIL thing. That is the middle aged men in Lycra that are the scourge of the French countryside. Riding three abreast thinking they own the roads, scumbags thinking they are better than us fat feckers in cars. But I have to say I [...]
Sarabande Sizzing summer Sundays We first moved to the Languedoc in 2009 and one thing we have noticed over the last few years is the increase in Wine tourism. This is probably down to the fact that quality wines from this diverse region are finally getting out to markets throughout the world. Long may it continue! This [...]