EIGHT DAYS AND SEVEN NIGHTS OF GASTRONOMIC GLORY IN FRANCE'S SPECTACULAR SOUTHWEST.
Join chef Andrée Riffou for her annual pilgrimage to one of France’s most intriguing cultural regions. You’ll explore the cities of Tarbes, Pau and Lourdes, nestled in the shadow of the Pyrenees and near the border with Spain. Andrée delights in sharing with her fellow travelers her extensive knowledge of the region and her passion for its gastronomic treasures.
Our destinations include
- Royalty, Maison Berger — The iconic French pâtissier, glacier, traiteur and chocolatier
- Gabriel Bachelet, Fromager Affineur — Revered for its farmstead and artisanal cheeses
- Château Montus — One of the great terroirs of the Madiran appellation and the flagship domain of the region’s leading winemaker, Alain Brumont.
We hope you’ll join us!
This is an idyllic gastronomic getaway. Each day you’ll tour the markets, take in the sights, soak up the history and learn from the experts as you help prepare quintessential French meals.
May 21 to 30, 2013
September 17 to 26, 2013
Space is limited to just 7-12 participants.
Cost: CDN$4,950 includes airfaire, all meals, accommodations, land transportation, taxes and fees.
Denise Théberge: + 1+ (819) 777-2522 ext 215
For more information
Andrée Riffou: +1 (613) 722-8687 ext. 203