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Apple,Cider and Cheese Festival

27 October: Fête de la Pomme, du Cidre et du Fromage – Conches-en-Ouches (Eure)

Apples, ….

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Langon Festival of Wine and the Farm

Langon (33 Gironde, Nouvelle Aquitaine) lies 45 km/28 miles south of Bordeaux on the route ….

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Neufchatel-en-Bray Cheese Festival

Neufchatel-en-Bray cheese – The Neufchatel-en-Bray (76 Seine-Maritime, Normandie) holds an annual Cheese Festival (Fete du ….

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Pont l’Eveque Cheese Fair

Normandy is rightly famed for its cheeses, and the town of Pont l’Eveque celebrates its ….

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Cambremer – Normandy Gourmet Festival

Cambremer Gourmet Festival (Les Rencontres de Cambremer)takes place 4 – 5 May 2019.

The ….

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Of Cheese and Castles

At 1100 m high in the centre of the Mountains of the Jura, the Fort ….

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Pyrenees Cheese Festival

The village of Laruns (64 Pyrenées-Atlantiques, Nouvelle Aquitaine) in the Ossau Valley celebrates with a ….

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Pyrenees Cheese Fair

In the Béarn area of the lower Pyrenees, the village of Laruns (64 Pyrenees-Atlantiques, Nouvelle ….

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Goats Cheese Festival

wine and cheese (goats) in Sancerre! ….

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Cheese & Wine Fair in Compiegne

The town of Compiegne (60 Oise, Hauts de France) holds its annual Cheese and Wine ….

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Meaux – Museum of the Great War

Meaux is not just cheese and mustard….#France ….

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Jura delights

An irrestible introduction to the wine, cheese, food and countryside of Jura ….

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Le Weekend in St Jean Pied du Port

St Jean-Pied-diu-Port (64 Pyrenees-Atlantiques, Nouvelle Aquitaine) is a major gateway to the Pyrenees and is ….

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France – National Cheese Day

The French do take their local cheeses very seriously – not only do they have ….

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Le weekend in Strasbourg – Christmas Market

Strasbourg (67 Bas-Rhin, Alsace) is a major European city – on France’s eastern border with ….

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Sault’s Mushroom festival

The town of Sault (94, Vaucluse, Provence PACA) holds an annual Lavender Festival in summer ….

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Pyrenees Lamb Cutlet festival

Lamb Cutlet festival – Another example of the French passion for their food, the villages ….

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Jamie Oliver in Southwest France

Channel4 TV is running a series by chef Jamie Oliver called “Jamie Does….”. On 12 ….

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The Percée du Vin Jaune festival

At Poligny (39 Jura, BFC) the Percée du Vin Jaune festival takes place on 2 ….

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Fourme de Monbrison

An interesting cheese seldom seen in the UK is the Fourme de Montbrison which ….

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