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One Word: Fromage

One Word: Fromage

Wine in Provence Talks Cheese! France and cheese. Two words that go together almost as easily as Romeo and Juliet, but without the suicidal ending. We here at Wine in Provence really can’t get enough cheese and we frequently blog about our favorite local cheese shop, Savelli’s, which brings in some of the best quality [...]

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How we got on “bisous-terms” at our favorite fromagerie

How we got on “bisous-terms” at our favorite fromagerie

This Tuesday, we are holding are second Student Wine Tasting for Summer 2011! The first, a French Wine Tasting, took place last Wednesday with 12 students eager to taste and learn. We will build on that fundamental wine tasting foundation this week with a Cheese and Wine Pairing Night. It will feature 5 delicious cheeses [...]

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Off to see the Chèvrerie

Off to see the Chèvrerie

Goat cheese in France is an art, the beautiful and delicate little white rounds of subtle nuttiness that tastes like a creamy cloud when eaten with a crisp Provencal rose wine. We, myself and 5 lovely American ladies, ventured out to the countryside to see art and magic of che in the making. We were [...]

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Cheese with the Aussies

Cheese with the Aussies

Is there anything more quintessentially French than wine and cheese? That probably explains why our Cheese and Wine Pairing Lunch is becoming one of our most popular packages. We were recently joined by two Australian ladies who greatly enjoyed their French wine and cheese moment. Natalie’s husband’s job recently moved their family to Aix en [...]

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Cheese & Wine – Epoisse with Syrah!

Cheese & Wine – Epoisse with Syrah!

This afternoon we met up with Bonnie and Leon from Georgia for our cheese and wine tasting. Our favorite combination was definitely the Epoisse cheese paired with a St. Joseph red (100% Syrah). The red was from Domaine Coursodon and the pairing was simply outstanding!! The bottle of St. Joseph was a recommendation from the [...]

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