- A unique array of crafts : pottery, glasswork,
wrought-iron structures, handwoven
fabrics, jewels, ceramics … there
are talents galore to discover !
|“ La Vigne-au Gain” is the perfect location from which you can make your way through deeply-rooted traditions :
- A lush land for cattle ; green pastures have favoured the development of the Charolais beef cattle breed known worldwide for its succulence,
finesse and flavour. Goat-farms provide the famous Maconnais AOC goat cheese made from unpasteurised milk.
Snail farms sell tasty gourmet dishes based on their production. The area offers a myriad of local products : they are the symbols of culinary art :
chocolate (La Clayette), honey, oil (Iguerande), products based on locally-grown fruit.|
|-a unique array of crafts: pottery, glasswork, wrought-iron structures, hand-woven fabrics, jewels, ceramics…: there are talents galore to discover!|
|- The exceptional variety of small
structures : wash houses, village ovens,
“cadoles”, vertically-layered dry-stone
walls, traditional “galerie maconnaise”…
Each village is a treasure-trove of