South African Wine Dinner at La Table Provencale

La Table Provencale restaurant at L’Auberge Provencale, had another great wine dinner this past Sunday, February 23rd, in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley in the heart of Virginia wine country, featuring the wines of South Africa.  On hand for the afternoon was Nicola  from Mullineux Vineyards, who  graciously showed  and explained the pairings of the wines …
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Christmas in Provence Wine Dinner with Chateau Grand Veneur

Exciting news!  For our annual  holiday wine dinner, Christmas in Provence, at La Table Provencale we are pleased to announce that  Helene Jaume,  from Chateau Grand Veneur, a world class Chateauneuf-du Pape producer, will be at L’Auberge Provencale to share her wines, estate history, and philosophy and a few laughs with our guests.  What a …
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Shenandoah Valley : Beer, Bourbon & BBQ

Beer, Bourbon & Barbecue Event Book Quickly, just a few seats left! Sunday September 15th – “From Maine to the Carolinas”- Seafood & Barbecue 1-5 pm   When our chef’s think of summer, they think of beaches, beer and barbecue.  This afternoon event will feature the best from the sea, roasted whole pig, grilled barbecue and fresh …
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Summer at La Table Provencale

Isn’t this the best time of year?  Fresh garden vegetables are being harvested daily from our bountiful garden.  I love the warm tomatoes, ripened by the hot summer sun, picked at 4:00 and served at 6:00.  The chef’s love this time of year when they have the freshest and best of the season to create …
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Shenandoah Valley :: Spring Has Arrived in Provence

  The inn gardens in Shenandoah Valley are in full swing here at L’Auberge Provencale.  We are harvesting all our fresh herbs, lettuce, radishes, sorrel, chives and garlic from the garden already.  I can almost taste the fresh tomatoes that will be here soon. Some bunnies have taken an interest in the garden as well.  I …
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A Shenandoah Valley Thanksgiving

The Shenandoah Valley local farming community has been busy this year preparing for an authentic Shenandoah Valley Thanksgiving. We can procure so much of our harvest dinner from Farm to Table. Fields of Athenry is supplying us with some super White Turkey (the breed) this year which we will be brine and roast with our special blend …
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Wine Dinner From the Land Down Under in Sept. 2012!

Our September 2012 wine dinner should prove as great a time for our guests at our past wine dinners were sold out events in both July and August. You may not want to miss this one. We are traveling to Australia and New Zealand for a tasting of some world class wines and interesting finds. …
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The Italians are Coming to our Virginia Wine Country Inn!

We are not sure they will be driving their Ferraris but on Sunday, August 5, 2012, we are going to Italy for an afternoon gathering of fine food, fine wine, and fine conversation at our Virginia Wine Country Inn. These Ferraris were lined up in Monaco just roaring to get to L’Auberge Provencale, our French Country …
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