The pleasures of Bacchus

Charentais wine, Cognac and Pineau des Charentes.

Until the 15th century, the reputation of Charentais wine supplanted that of Bordeaux and its great wines were exported to England, Holland and the Scandinavian countries.

aste "the pleasures of Bacchus" is the promise to revel in the history of a secular tradition that gave birth to the renowned Cognac and Pineau des Charentes.

Our guides propose to make you discover this theme, at your convenience, under one or more of the following angles:

  • lthe vineyards in Charente and Charente Maritime and its picturesque roads

  • Cognac, from the wine stage to the internationally renowned brandy: the story of an extraordinary destiny

  • cooperage and other professions related to the cultivation of the vine

  • the built heritage relating to the culture of the vine (cellars, cellars, cellars)

  • the part of the angels

Vin charentais
Vin charentais

Vin charentais

Vin et pineau en Charente Maritime
Vin et pineau en Charente Maritime

VIGNOBLE Cave © CMT17 A. BIRARD

Cépage raisin vert
Cépage raisin vert

VIGNE EN CHARENTE MARITIME

Château viticole en Charente Maritim
Château viticole en Charente Maritim

VIGHY MAINE GIRAUD

Le temps des vendanges
Le temps des vendanges

BRIE SOUS ARCHIAC © CMT17 A. BIRARD

Dégustation de pineau
Dégustation de pineau

PINEAU DES CHARENTES

Cépage raisin rouge
Cépage raisin rouge

VIN COGNAC PINEAU

Vignoble en Saintonge
Vignoble en Saintonge

BRIE SOUS ARCHIAC © CMT17 A. BIRARD

Breuvage charentais
Breuvage charentais

COGNAC

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