Provence Food and Wine: The Best Combinations How do you start matching Provence food and wine? What are the key flavors? Provence has many regional dishes, not just salade nicoise! Here is a guide to the best combinations of Provence food and wine. Beef Stews (Daube) These rich, melt-in-your-mouth meat stews, found throughout ...
Provence Rosé Wine and Goat Cheese: A Match Made in Heaven Imagine the summer sun, a picnic with some Provence rosé wine and goat cheese, with fresh bread, tomatoes, olive oil and olives. This is the epitomy of the simplicity and the joie de vivre of Provence life. And it is even better if accompanied with a glass […]
Provence Vineyard Accommodations: Where to Stay, What to Do The center of Provence is well endowed with places to stay for wine lovers. There are little distractions from the beach or the historic cities of the Rhone. The Var bathes in the rustic splendor of vines, olive groves, walks and horse riding. This is perfect for those […]
Buying a Vineyard in Provence: Outsiders Turning Their Dreams into Reality How many of us dream of buying a vineyard in Provence? Do you dream of olive groves and vines, a grand chateau, and bottles of your own Provence wine and olive oil? Many outsiders—art dealers, industrialists, law professors, politicians—have been bewitched by ...
Provence Movies: The Provence – Hollywood Connection The world of film will have all eyes focused on Provence for the 68th Cannes Festival of Film (May 11-22, 2016). Film addicts flood the streets of this seaside resort to spot stars walking the red carpet, or perhaps with the hope of being spotted by visiting casting […]
Provence markets are numerous and diverse. They range from a few stands of local producers to those offering a wide choice of everything. It can feel difficult to choose where to go! So follow your mood for a rustic or city venue, inland or coastal. The different atmospheres will change the whole feel of the […]