Hotel Epi d'Or
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- Free parking
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My first day as a retired doctor! Oh, the relief! Drove north, through beautiful country at times. Country roads, however, are too slow, so we took to the motorways- more tolls!! Saw hundreds of fields of corn, for the cattle. Grapes took over near Bordeaux. We also saw ...
... and 'champagne', the name 'cognac' is an Appellation d'origine contrôlée, (AOC) and the brandy's production methods must meet certain legal requirements.
The vineyards of the two most common grapes used, Folle Blanche and Ugni Blanc (locally known as Saint-Emilion), blanket the hillsides surrounding the town of Cognac. These grapes are used to create a white wine, which is then ...
... and back onto the bikes and home.
Big food night with Roger & Sandy as out came the Reclette. A bit like a fondue set, cheese underneath to melt which you smear on the potatoes, saucisse, bacon, you name it and some prawns. great night with some farewell Champagne. Up early today as we have a 700k drive across France. ...
We had a wonderful last night with Sandy & Roger and they spoilt us with a Raclette, where you pick what you would like and cook it yourself - great fun, and washed down with real French Champers, thank goodness we keep clicking up the km's on the bikes otherwise I would be as fat as a house by ...
... us to Mansle where we had a wonderful lunch in a beautiful garden setting. We then carried on through St Groux, Bayers, Aunac, Mountonneau, Mouton and Licheres where there was a 12th century church that caught my eye. The Sunflowers are all bowing their heads and turning black but its still a sight to be seen - paddocks & paddocks of them everywhere you look. We had to have a beer stop on the way back - well ...