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The Official Guide

Most Beautiful Villages in France book

Theatre Festival – Bonaguil

At Bonaguil (47 Lot-et-Garonne, Nouvelle Aquitaine) 1-6 August 2019 there is a Theatre Festival (Festival ….

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Cahors and Malbec

Deep down in Southwest France Cahors (46 Lot, Midi-Pyrenees) is the home to the Malbec ….

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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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Cheaper eating in France

From 1 July 2009 the French Government has lowered VAT (or TVA in France) on ….

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Cahors Wine Festival at Albas

The tiny village of Albas (46 Lot, Midi-Pyrenees) in the Lot Valley west of Cahors ….

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Exploring the White Quercy in South West France

Amanda Lawrence’s new bookWhite Stone, Black Wine: focuses on part of deepest South West France, ….

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Food and Drink in the Lot

I am a great fan of the Lot département (46 Midi-Pyrenees), initially from wine-hunting around ….

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Making Malbec wine in Paris!

The Montmartre vineyard in the heart of Paris is well-known, but the BK Wine Blog ….

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Lot Valley Wine Festival

Cahors with its Malbec (or Cot or Auxerrois) based wines remainone of my personal favourites ….

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British Winemakers turned French Vignerons

Simon Hawkins at Domaine du Fontenay

Jancis Robinson in the Financial Times (12 May ….

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Travels through the Lot Valley

Regular readers will be aware the the Lot Valley in the South West of ….

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Cahors Wine Festival at Albas

Albas (46 Lot, Midi-Pyrenees) holds its annual Fete du Vin de Cahors on Saturday 4 ….

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Cahors and Cartier at Chateau Lagrezette

The Observer (27 April 08) features a visit to Chateau Lagrezette in Cahors (46 ….

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A sweet red wine from Madiran?

A surprising concoction from a respected Madiran producer, which challenges the perception of the rich ….

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News from Cahors – home of the Malbec grape

A missive from Cahors (46 Lot, Midi-Pyrenees) arrived this morning, responding to Robert Parker’s ….

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Cahors Blues Festival

Every summer the town of Cahors (46 Lot, Midi-Pyrenees) hosts its “Blues Festival” (not Fete ….

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