It’s truffle season and their markets

Corbières and Minervois are lands conducive to the development of the famous black truffle or Tuber melanosporum. From December to the end of February, truffles are harvested and you can taste them in restaurants or find them at truffle markets and from producers. The black truffle The black truffle […]

Maud

by Maud

Reading time 2 min

For Valentine's Day, take me to Corbières Minervois

Need inspiration for Valentine's Day? Here are some gift ideas to surprise your other half and organize a getaway for two to simply take the time to get together. A romantic dinner For Valentine's Day, some restaurants offer special menus for an evening eye to eye. Valentine's day […]

Sylvie

by Sylvie

Reading time 2 min

Winter in the vines, pruning secrets

Winter is here ! Nature has fallen asleep and yet there is life in the vines! Despite the cold, our winegrowers prepare the future beverage with patience and love. Why should we prune the vines? Pruning is essential, it allows you to adjust the vigor of the vines but also to optimize production […]

Maud

by Maud

Litterature 3 min

Where to admire the almond trees in bloom?

The almond trees are starting to bloom, a sign that spring is fast approaching! The opportunity to go for a walk to admire the thrills of nature awakening. At the bend of the paths Almond trees thrive on our Mediterranean lands and flourish in the scrubland and along the edges of the vineyards. From the start of the month […]

Lucie

by Lucia

Reading time 2 min

Discover the Lagrasse market!

Lovers of good things, get ready for a culinary journey to the heart of the Corbières! Every Saturday morning, the Lagrasse market, this medieval jewel classified as "The most beautiful village in France" opens its doors to you for an unforgettable taste experience! Local and authentic products Come and stroll through the XNUMXth century halls, between the stalls […]

Virginie

by Virginia

Reading time 2 min

Paraza, artists' village

On the banks of the Canal du Midi, the village of Paraza has an atypical exhibition space and sees artists' studios flourishing. A pleasant cultural stroll in perspective! The visit begins at the edge of the canal The walk can begin from the quay of the port of Paraza, at the edge of the Canal du Midi. Paraza can be visited […]

Marion

by Marion

Reading time 2 min

Bike ride along the Canal du Midi

The new cycle path along the Canal du Midi offers an easy, rolling and very pleasant ride. Saddle up to explore the Canal du Midi between vineyards, hills, scrubland and pretty southern villages. A day along the water, from Homps to the Répudre aqueduct in Paraza From the port of Homps, we cross […]

Lucie

by Lucia

Litterature 4 min

What to do when it's raining or cold?

In winter, beautiful days are not uncommon, but sometimes it can be cold or rainy… Here are some suggestions for activities or visits to get out despite the gloomy weather. Visiting a Museum or Site If one is looking for a sheltered activity, visiting a museum or site is one of the first […]

Maud

by Maud

Reading time 2 min

Cartagena

Do you know Cartagena, this sweet wine from Languedoc? In Corbières-Minervois, at the end of the harvest, we get together with family or friends to make it in a warm atmosphere. It will then be consumed, always in moderation of course, on numerous occasions. The recipe of a Corbières family Each family has its own recipe […]

Marion

by Marion

Reading time 2 min

To fishing

Here, the rivers are ideal for fishing. A rod, some bait and off you go for a calm and cool day, surrounded by nature. Fishing in the river Fresh water flows between the rocks, under the trees… a few rays of sun cross the foliage and light up a bend in the river. From […]

Céline

by Céline

Litterature 4 min