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frontdoor foraging in the garden-at-camont

April 23, 2012 Camont

“You could plant a stone at Camont and it would grow!” I think of Vetou saying this 20+ years ago as I first started gardening at Camont. First a swath of  English-ish border plants lined the pathway to the canal: poppies, roses, lavender… Next, Jhon Corbin- artist/matelot/friend, created a wine bottle border sculpture- Camont Woman-that […]

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M’aidez! c’est May Day! Sirop des Roses…

May 2, 2011 all recipes

From paté de foie to canalés and farçoux to tarte au fromage, the kitchen at Camont was hoppin’ this weekend with good food, new friends like Olwyn & John Fleming and beautiful Spring weather. But what topped the Weekend of Tasting Gascony after a trip to Nerac’s fabulous Saturday market and three days of cooking cooking cooking, […]

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