The Region

Summer music in Saint Chinian

Throughout the summer months a number of events are recurring every week in Saint Chinian, such as Saturdays: vide greniers (flea market) on the market square, Tuesdays: marches nocturne (night markets) with music and food on the market square, Wednesdays: cinema sous les etoiles – open air cinema in front of the town hall, and Thursdays: music in the cloisters. But the main event we wanted to tell you about is the music festival which is taking place from 23 July to 29…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 14

Wine

Domaine Florence Alquier, Plô des Figues

Domaine Florence Alquier, 2017 Rosé, Plô des Figues - 9.20€ There is a new wine grower in Faugères, Frédéric Desplats, who has taken over the vines of Frédéric Alquier and named his wine estate after Frédéric’s widow, Florence. The Alquiers are an important pioneering family in Faugères; Gilbert Alquier was one of the first to put his wine in bottle and use small oak barrels for ageing his wine, and…

Rosemary George MW, Jul 14

Home & Garden

Secrets of a great barbecue

By Leo Teatero The word barbecue derives from the French barbe-à-queue, that…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 14

Recipes

Canadian Creamy Coleslaw

The key to great coleslaw is to use fresh ingredients, chop them well and blend…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 14

Recipes

Canadian Potato Salad

The key to a great potato salad is two simple rules: Do not over and/or undercook…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 14

The Region

Capestang’s world premier music and dance…

Whether you prefer songs from Andrew Lloyd-Webber’s smash hit shows to old…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 14

The Region

Lodève Musée Fleury - luminous and welcoming

On Saturday the Musée Fleury in Lodève re-opened after four years’…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 7

Arts

Faunes, fais-moi peur!

Images du Faun de l’Antiquité à Picasso at the Musée…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 7

Films

T Films - Three

Part Three of my continuing survey of T-films brings me now to a particular alphabetical…

Film Buff, Jul 7

Recipes

Artichokes with bacon and tomato

Ingredients 5 globe artichokes200g smoked bacon2 tbsp olive oil1 onion1 large clove…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 7

La France

Ministry carte de séjour list – translated

In May the Interior Ministry sent prefectures a reminder of documents required for…

The Connexion, Jul 7

Wine

Champagne for all occasions

By Leo Teatero   I have to admit immediately that Champagne has always…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 7

Eat, Stay

Hors d’oeuvres et Canapés

By Leo Teatero Serve a platter of hors d’oeuvres or canapés and you…

LanguedocLiving, Jun 30

La France

What changes in France from July 2018

Yes, it’s July already. Each month there are changes in the laws in France,…

LanguedocLiving, Jun 30

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