Monthly Archives: March 2019

Why Wine Is More Interesting In The Languedoc

Vineyards and wines In The Languedoc.     Languedoc-Rousillon is a huge wine-producing region. The weather is perfect for growing grapes, and the Languedoc, until recently, had a reputation for producing vast lakes of ‘OK’ French plonk, under a series of Vins de Pays labels such as Herault, Rousillon, Corbieres L’Aude.       Recently… Read more

Brexit Here We Come!

I can’t really not mention it, can I? This isn’t a post devoted to how we should have voted Remain (David and Steve). More ‘whither The Chain Gang after Brexit?’ God knows, is the short answer. I’m writing at the beginning of March, and we don’t even know if we’re leaving on March 29th yet!… Read more