For excellent dining eat at Michelin rated Restaurant Relais Chantovent, reserve for a table on the new wide
terrace with lovely views over the river gorge.
17 grand rue, Minerve. 04 68 91 14 18.
For wine visit Domaine Cavailles, 2 grand rue, Minerve for excellent and reasonably priced Minervois wines.
Minerve also boasts a fine bookstore - Paroli - where you can also buy coffee - it has a good selection of new and used books everything from novels, art books to regional, with collectors items too. There is an art gallery upstairs.
will find Paroli, at 8 bis rue des Martyrs, next to the Syndicate Initiative. (open every
day - 04 68 49 82 54. email: email@example.com) .
Round the corner enjoy coffee, wine, beer, and bruschetta at the Chocobar.
Drink wonderful wine, swim in the Med, mountain streams, discover castles, abbeys and artists and musicans who came - André Derain, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, C R Mackintosh, and Tsuguharu Fujita; or go a few steps to Spain and Catalonia land of Salvador Dali - Cadaquez, and BarcelonaGo to Lagrasse and discover Corbieres
Guardian of sheep
Slept the night
Cave of man
Baas of lambs
Winds of silence
Hill meets heaven
As you probably see that I am updating the website - well after many years it needs a lot of work - so be patient!