La Maison d'Olivier Leflaive
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... and a belt. My tunic was sort of a pinky colour.
The first activity was a treasure hunt. When we went on the treasure hunt we went into the garden. The garden had stairs down to the juggling and the sword fighting but we did not go down the stairs. We went ito the castle and saw the guns and the well where they got the water from. Last of wall we went down the stairs. When we went down the stairs we went to the Juggling.
At the ...
On our way back to Switzerland, we stayed in the capital of Burgundy, the city of Beaune. We rode about 495 kms in total this day, with mostly highway riding.
We went into the city center for a glass of wine and dinner. The centre is quite interesting, with many wine bars and restaurants.
The wine we had was good, but we needed more time to really get an appreciation of the local wines.
We had left Périguex early as we had a long ride of almost 500 km, and were using the main roads. In the Burgundy region, we started to take the secondary roads and we came along the side of the Canal du Centre and stopped to see one of the locks in operation.
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... at a Boulangerie(Bakers) on the way out of town and had a lovely baguette sandwich.
Interesting, we saw a boat on the the river called Le Boat, as the name is in English (French word would be Bateau).
After a short break we headed off to Clermon-Ferrand.
... taking in the scenery and comtemplating the tasting experiences ahead. We had pre-arranged two winery visits through Tom Carson (winemaker at Yabby Lake and Heathcote Estate) and his wife. The first was in the village of Chassagne-Montrachet where the predominent grape is C******nay. We sampled a range of wonderful wines at Domaine Bernard Moreau, including premier cru, and soon came to grips with the impact of "terrior" (soil, climate etc). It was ...