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8 August 2017
We have been visiting La Belle Etoile restaurant in La Roque Gageac in the Dordogne since 2001. Our girls were then aged 15 and 11 respectively and on...
30 June 2017
Chateau Pontet Canet – the most exciting Bordeaux wine? Staying in Bordeaux recently, we were hosting some old friends from South Africa with wh...
20 June 2017
The Perigord Blanc sits in the middle of the Dordogne. To the south are the Perigord Pourpre and Perigord Noir while to the north is the Perigord Vert...
5 June 2017
The Perigord Pourpre is situated in the south west corner of the Dordogne. This part of the Dordogne is renowned for its wine growing. Miles and miles...
6 May 2017
The Perigord Vert is probably the least well known and certainly the most rural of the four colour-coded areas which make up the Dordogne. (The others...