A few pics and wines of note from the recent Anges Vins tasting held in St Aubin de Luigné in the heart of the Layon valley.
Pruning is a vital task during the vineyard year that controls yield and keeps vines manageable during the growing season.
This weekend we enjoyed a selection of Chenin Blancs from Anjou, one from South Africa and just for good measure, an old Vin de Paille to round off the evening.
All systems go here in the Vouvray appellation today as the 2021 harvest kicks off.
If you’re a black pudding fan then you’re going to love this dish. It’s very simple and depends upon using high quality ingredients.
Pruning is in full swing here in the Loire with teams visible in the vineyards as you drive along. Much of France has had snow this past week.
New potatoes roasted in the oven with cumin and turmeric. Delicious with a steak or any kind of bbq they are very moreish!
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