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The Best Restaurants when visiting the Vineyards of Bordeaux

Visiting Bordeaux’s châteaux and tasting the wines all morning (of say Château Beausejour Bécot or Figeac in St Emilion or Léoville Poyférré and Pontet Canet in the Medoc) can be very hard work. It is important to take a good pit-stop in the middle of the day to nourish ourselves with good food in a good ambience. To be able to relax in … Continue reading

My Top Five Bordeaux Restaurants and Wine Bars

Bordeaux is a great place for good value food, wine and ambience and is the best base when visiting the vineyards of Bordeaux. After a busy day in the region’s châteaux relax in its atmospheric bars and restaurants. Having lived in Bordeaux for the past 25 years (and a food and wine guide), here are … Continue reading