A brief tour through royal Cognac history.Read more "Le Château Royal de Cognac"
There are great houses, small houses and family enterprises, all with one goal – to distill the best Cognac.Read more "Meukow"
During these last few months in Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France, we have occasionally undertaken little drives through the countryside to get to know our new area a little better. It being winter, there was often some rain or fog or mud involved and some of the sites we intended to visit were in deep hibernation waiting […]Read more "Winterly Excursions Here and There"
Living in a region famous for a very specific and distinct product, namely Cognac, demands of the newbie resident to learn all he or she or both together in our case, can unearth about it. In order to become more familiar with this mysterious eau-de-vie, this water-of-life, one should taste it, n’est-ce pas, which in turn […]Read more "Spontaneous Schnapps"
Random Frenchy photos gathered through our trip.Read more "This and That"
A leisurely Sunday Cognac.Read more ""Grün Satt" or Green to the Max"
A smidgen of bad luck AND another cold, oy vey!Read more "Cognac without Air"