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I figured that while Alyssa was busy typing away at a serious blog entry that I would update you on the feast that we just took on.
Four course dinner? That won't be too much... Or so I thought. I started off my meal with the most gourmet salad that I've ever had placed in front of me. Goat cheese, tomatoes, fancy lettuce and a mustard vinaigrette made it ...
... as was the wine. We asked for a digestif after our meal, and were given a distilled wine with an alcohol percentage of 45. It smelled and tasted like scotch, but tasted like grapes and honey. AS2, or other interested Samms, if you come to France ever, you'll have to try this! Apparently it's unique to the Bourgogne region.
Time to head to bed and get plenty of sleep before we start our next ...
... reach Puligny-Montrachet, the end point for lunch.
We arrived at the restaurant and immediately ordered hot tea to warm up. A little later the van showed up and I changed into dry clothes before lunch.
Lunch was exquisite. Montrachet is a one star Michelin restaurant and was excellent. (See pics.)
During lunch the sun came out, so I changed back into my ...
Not such an early start today but we had to be ready for our trip upriver to Beaune but actually by road. Coaches left at 08.30 hrs
Beaune is the wine capital of Burgundy and it's annual wine auction of the Hospicse de Beaune is the most important in France.. We were shown round the Hotel Dieu des Hospices Civils de Beaune which is a magnificent building as a hospital for ...
... breakfast one morning we saw a man in the car park cleaning the windshields of all the cars – now that is outstanding service! None of us can say enough about this place.
We will next be in Provence.
See you there,