Tag Archives: Gaillac

Every Château Tells a Story: #9 Le Château de Mayragues

Time for another château. This time it’s one that has been brought back from oblivion by its current owners and in my view is an absolute gem. Le Château de Mayragues is not in our immediate neighbourhood; in fact, it’s … Continue reading

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Wine is bottled poetry

  Wine. One of the reasons we Brits come to France, either on holiday or to live. The title of this post is a quotation from Robert Louis Stevenson (I wish I could say I had thought it up). He … Continue reading

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