Looking for local flavors

In Saintes and Saintonge, the art of living is a subtle blend of creative enthusiasm, contemplation of beauty, letting go... where gluttony has its place.

Taste Pineau des Charentes and Cognac

Great encounters await you! Many winegrowers make their cognacs and pineaux. They open the doors of their properties.
An idea of convivial and tasteful meeting with our producers.

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Our local markets

Stock up on fresh produce and enjoy the friendly and authentic atmosphere of our markets!

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La Cale, the last Cognac house in Saintes

Did you know that it is among the 100 most beautiful cellars in France? You will find a selection of 500 varieties of spirits, natural wines …


And also…

Do not leave without tasting the Galette charentaise, the pineau tart, or the pineau gatô … It is also one of the ideal gifts to offer, stop by one of our local products shops!