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ripening grapes in the Loire

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1787 Sauternes – Chateau d’Yquem

Sauternes and other noble rot wines from Aquitaine ….

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Open Doors in the Côtes de Bourg

Côtes de Bourg, one of the larger Bordeaux wine appellations holds its Open Doors Festival ….

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Graves Wine Weekend

On the weekend of 20 – 21 October 2018 the vineyards of the Graves ….

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Cotes de Bourg wine centre

As Bordeaux prepares to open its Cité des Civilisation des Vins de Bordeaux, the smaller ….

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New Bordeaux wine centre – La Cité du Vin

A new and dramatic venture is to open in Bordeaux (33 Gironde, ALPC) on 1 ….

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Chateau d’Yquem opens to the public

Having previously been restricted to professionals and expensive wine tour operators, the famous Chateau d’Yquem ….

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New Bordeaux Wine Centre

Opening in June 2016, the New Bordeaux Wine Centre (la Cité du Vin à Bordeaux) ….

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Pessac-Leognan Bordeaux wine Open Doors weekend

The chateaux of the Bordeaux Appellation of Pessac-Léognan (33 Gironde, Nouvelle Aquitaine) throw open their ….

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Loupiac – the sweeter side of Bordeaux

Loupiac (33 Gironde, Aquitaine) is the home of some of the best sweet wines of ….

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France Cycle Routes

France has always been keen on cycling – the annual Tour de France is probably ….

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Bordeaux vineyard B&B

An 18th Century farmhouse surrounded by vines converted into of chic boutique hotel/ B&B – ….

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Bordeaux – European Destination 2015

The city of Bordeaux has been voted European Best Destination 2015.

Combined with its UNESCO ….

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Open doors for Cotes de Bourg wines

Côtes de bourg wines – The winemakers of the Bordeaux appellation of Côtes de Bourg ….

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Asparagus Festival

France is well-known for celebrating local food produce, and Fargues Sur Ourbise (47 Lot-et-Garonne, Aquitaine) ….

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Springtime in Blaye

The town of Blaye (33 Gironde, Aquitaine) on the right bank of the Gironde estuary ….

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Bordeaux’s Grand Crus Weekend

Every year the Union of the Grands Crus, which represents the Bordeaux Grnd Cru Vineyards ….

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Battle of Castillon

A great summer spectacle in Aquitaine is the re-enactment of the 15th Century Battle of ….

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Jazz in St Emilion

Combining wine and jazz in the attractive old town of St Emilion (33 Gironde, Nouvelle ….

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The Medoc Marathon

The Medoc Marathon (Marathon du Médoc) takes place on Saturday 8 September 2018 (33 Gironde, ….

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Salt cod Festival

Salt cod Festival ….

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