The brewery has been operational since July 2001. Ratz beer is unpasteurised. It was the passion of Christophe Ratz, the brewer, which led to him reviving the tradition of small-scale brewing in the Lot. He has successfully combined the best of his know-how and respect for this area to brew this beer, an infusion of pure malt and aromatic hops. The recipe, with its unique selection of yeasts, enables it to develop harmonious flavours with the passing of time...Enjoy a visit to find out about our authentic artisanal methods accompanied by a member of our staff, who will tell you about the brewery, show you the production area and explain the process by which our beer is brewed.
Created in 1983 by Monsieur et Madame SIREJOL, the Domaine de Cauquelle lies opposite the village of Flaugnac, on a hillside in the Quercy Blanc. In 2006, their daughter, Nadège, took over the estate. Then, in 2009, after gaining valuable experience in New Zealand, their son Emilien came back to his roots… Nowadays the vineyard comprises 26 hectares of vines, producing Red and Rosé AOC Coteaux du Quercy and various dry, medium and sweet Whites, IGP Côtes du Lot. It extends over the « serres », with their red, stony calcareous clay soils. Come and meet this family of winegrowers, their wines and this estate which overlooks a landscape typical of the Quercy Blanc…
Fontenelles farm is deep in the Quercy Blanc. The tradition of stock raising has been maintained for many generations at Les Fontenelles. Gilles and Vincent have taken over the family farm and since 1999 have been developing meat sales direct from farm to consumer : beef, veal and pork produced with official recognition of quality : Blason Prestige Limousin Beef and Grain-fed Pork from the South-West.
'The Château-tower of Miraval : the desire to share my world and my passion.' Deeply attached to her land, Evelyne, who is passionate about wine, occupies her family house built in the typical local Quercy Blanc style. The vineyard covers 4 hectares and produces about 8000 bottles of wine per year. She will introduce you to her production of AOC Cahors in the château itself, with its long history dating back to the 16th century. Come and find out about the traditional Malbec/Merlot wine; the prestige 100% Malbec Perle Noire; and the exceptional 100% Malbec aged in oak.
Michèle, Bernard and their son Cyrille DELMOULY will be happy to welcome you to their domain and to introduce you to all the good qualities of their Cahors wine: elegance, smoothness, with notes of fruit. The Domaine de MAISON NEUVE is an old family property acquired in 1900 and where, from then until now, vines have been cultivated down through the generations. The domain possesses 14 hectares : 12 classified AOC Cahors and 2 as Vin de Pays. Lying between Quercy Blanc and the Lot valley, the vines are planted on south-facing slopes, enjoying the maximum level of sunlight all year round. We will give you a warm welcome.