The French Winophiles continue their virtual tour of France’s wine regions! On Saturday, August 15th join us as we share our wine pairing selections from Sud-Ouest (aka Southwest France). The region encompasses some 124,000 acres of vines, approximately thirty wine appellations, and the iconic Armagnac brandy-producing area.

Here is a sneak preview of our food and wine pairings:

Camilla from Culinary Adventures with Camilla shares “Le Tourin Gascon a la Tomate”

David from Cooking Chat pairs “A Cahors Malbec for Grilled Pork Chops for Saturday”

Jeff from foodwineclick journeys to “The Undiscovered France: Sud-Ouest & Jurancon Sec”

Martin from Enofylz Wine Blog features “Marcillac – The Perfect Wine for Liver and Onions”

Michelle from Rockin Red Blog shares “Wines of Southwest France on Winophiles”

Sarah from Curious Cuisiniere pairs “Pintxos (Basque Style Tapas) and Côtes de Gascogne Wine”

Tammy from Telling Stories from Chez Nous shares “Oysters a La Charentaise”

Wendy from A Day in the Life on a Farm shares tales from “Exploring Southwest France with the French Winophiles – 2012 Malbec from Chateau-Haut Monplaiser

And I’m sharing some fun pairings “Smoking Duck and Wines from Sud-Ouest”

Share your Southwest France stories and wine pairings with us by sending your post title to culinarydiva@icloud.com by Wednesday August 12th. Join us for a live Twitter Chat on Saturday, August 15th using #winophiles  – we love to hear what you have to say about French food, wine and travel!

Le Sud-Ouest…C’est fantastique!