The juicy green Sud Ouest entices with hearty food and many remarkable wines. No wonder that this region produces vigorous men and valiant women who have their hearts in the right place. At least that is what Alexandre Dumas thought and sent the young d'Artagnan out to carry the spirit of Gascony into the world.
France's Sud-Ouest. Or: the endless wine journey
Those who set out to explore the wines of the South-West region in France should bring plenty of time and be prepared for delicious surprises. In addition to such famous AOCs as Bergerac, Cahors or Armagnac, the Sud-Ouest region offers exquisite local flavours, many of which are still waiting to make their international debut.