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All good things come in threes and the last of the visits for Friday was Domaine du Tariquet which takes things to a whole new level of production (and I thought Domaine de Pelllehaut was impressive). Here we were at a large but still family ran producer of both wine and Armagnac.
The story of the pioneers of this place was not told to us but having just read this on their site it has to be told! Towards the end of the 19th century Artaud from ...
... then went into his black roofed Distillery through a brand new tasting room which was only finished the morning we arrived (and still hadn't been plumbed or had the lights fitted! We went to see his alembic, alas this time not in operation as his small size meant all the spirit had already been made that year. Still (no pun intended), we had the chance to sample a couple of samples straight out of the barrel to wet ...
... shop that was unattended but open (as in, not locked up) so we helped ourselves to cold beer, coke and two bottles of wine for dinner...leaving a list of what we took and the money required to pay for it..felt like thieves but in fact were not because we did pay for it.. But is felt really queer being behind the counter helping ourselves to what ever......when we got back to the gite we kinda explained to the ladies what we had done and off they ...
Just as a reminder... This was the gite communal that was being run by the two elderly French men as volunteers for the week... We stayed there with Martin the German man from near Munich... We helped the elderly men with the cooking and reparation.. They were both really funny old characters..much teasing and laughter with the elderly men... I cooked the potatoes that they were going ...
... over by a young couple....removalist van at the front door....... First question...." Our bags? Have they arrived?...no no no no much chaos prevailing...gorgeous couple ..bags were finally found at the front of hotel owners house? Who cares...found.... Couldn't be more obliging Nice hotel..travelling salesman's type...French style Lovely town. Nice dinner in steak house type place. Walked out next morning heading towards..... Miramont ...