armagnac
Cyrano dans le Gers, ne riez pas, il existe!

Cyrano dans le Gers, ne riez pas, il existe!

C'est dans les vallons qui entourent Margouët-Meymes où le regard entrevoit les montagnes pyrénéennes qu'un citoyen argentin a planté sa tente après une carrière passée à commercialiser les produits d'une des plus importantes sociétés françaises dans le monde…

Italo-argentin à la conquête de Los Angeles

Italo-argentin à la conquête de Los Angeles

On connait la marque Cyrano, partie à la conquête de la Californie. Rabastas (du nom du cheval de D’artagnan) est dans les tuyaux. Pour conquérir la France et l’Europe.

Words from Armagnac: Pruning [ˈpruːnɪŋ]

Words from Armagnac: Pruning [ˈpruːnɪŋ]

Every story has its legend and the pruning of vines is no exception.  According to the myth, the inventor of this wine-growing practice was none other than a donkey. 

Words from Armagnac: Appellation [æpɪˈleɪʃən]

Words from Armagnac: Appellation [æpɪˈleɪʃən]

If one sticks to its literal meaning, the word appellation is the action of designating someone or something by giving it a name. Its legal meaning defined since 1909 became even more significant in 1935 when the term «d’Origine Controlée» was attached to it: the appellation became a label of identity.

Words from Armagnac: Maître de chai [mɛtʀ d ʃɛ])

Words from Armagnac: Maître de chai [mɛtʀ d ʃɛ])

A skilled craftsman, the cellar master beguiles and exudes an aura of mystery around him.  Though however captivating the idea of the silhouette in the shade of the barrels, the reality is far from this storybook image and doesn’t say enough about the responsibility of the one that brings Armagnac to its ultimate maturity.