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Story of a vineyard : Cahors
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In the beginning was the vine, savage liana which man tamed to extract a fermented drink, wine…

As we listen to the whispers of history, for many individuals, wine lives on as a saving grace when consumed (as it should be) in moderation.

First domesticated by the people of western Asia, vine growing would spread throughout France over time with the Roman invasions: Narbonne, the Pyrénées, Dordogne, Languedoc and Quercy forming together a crescent shape.