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... I bought a bottle of red wine. I don't usually drink wine but I am making an exception. Last night I got a dirty look from the waiter when I said I didn't want wine. I think the French (and the Italians) get insulted if you don't drink their wine.
We spent a short amount of time walking around the small town. The square had a cute carousel. I went into a candy Store (no surprise) and bought some nougat and a ...
... that's a lie, it
was terrible. My mustard was a perfect example of how mustard can go
wrong very quick. The tour of the actual manufacturing portion was very
interactive. Too interactive, in a good way, I was not expecting it. When
we walked through the "grinder' and got hit with the "vinegar" that was
quite unexpected. I quickly learned that water in the eye is not very
The mustard was very affordable, and in cute ...
... French culture and norms from a college students perspective. We would then visit the Winery Les Caves Patriarches where we got to walk through the wine cellars and got to try a variety of both red and white wines. After we headed back to Lyon where we had the night free and everyone got to try various restaurants to try the French cuisine.
... little coffee pit stop we said goodbye to my sister and she went back over the Chanel.
Driving back into Dijon, the day before, we had driven past the Dijon canals. So, that's where we headed. For those who don't know, Mr S is a bit of a boat nut. His latest 'thing' is canal boating. He has decided that it might be a nice holiday option to go through France or England by the canals. He has even read some books .... Eek. The locks look ...
... companies and the families who own those companies...Ball State University is one for example. It was started in Muncie, Indiana by manufacturers of Ball Dome Lids and Ball Jars. Did you know that? True. Well, did you know there was a mustard company that wanted to start a university by donating a lot of money, but they couldn't get past the fact that people would be calling it...are you ready? Poupon-U!!! (He'll be here all week ...