Bordeaux Cité du Vin – Next Chapter?

by Paige Donner There’s a lot to love about the Cité du Vin in Bordeaux.  1. The structure :  Divine Photo by Paige Donner © FoodWine.photography   2. The infrastructure : modern, lots of digital technology, full of bells and whistles. Photo by Paige Donner © FoodWine.photography But the elephant in the room is the…

Veuillez dîner au Château d’Yquem à Sauternes?

by Paige Donner When the gold-enclosed invitation first arrived, my initial thought was, ‘I need to frame this.’ It’s a dreams-do-come-true moment when you find yourself sitting down to dinner at the mythic Château d’Yquem in Bordeaux’s Sauternes region in the company of about 400 other invited black-tie guests. photo by Paige Donner copyright 2019 …