Charente-Maritime love



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  • proper n. One of the départements of Poitou-Charentes, France (INSEE code 17)


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  • The storm hit the Vendee and Charente-Maritime regions in southwestern France hardest, flooding coastal islands and tossing boats around in ports.

    Violent Storm Kills 51 People in Europe

  • Pineau des Charentes is made in the departments of Charente and Charente-Maritime (hence the name) by blending ugni blanc and colombard, then adding cognac to the must before it ferments, so it has the sweetness of raw grape juice and the patrician bite of brandy.

    Wine: Life is sweet

  • The asking price per kilo for "winter truffles" from Charente-Maritime was € 300, for black P é rigord truffles it was € 650.

    A Late, Late Christmas Feast of Diamonds

  • Today linguists in Paris call it the patois charentais after the modern departments of Charente and Charente-Maritime.

    Champlain's Dream

  • Today, the old province of Saintonge has been replaced by several French departments with administrative names such as Charente-Maritime, but many people who live there still think of themselves as saintongeais, and are deeply aware of their culture and history.4

    Champlain's Dream

  • Brouage et son marais: pour une meilleure connaissance des marais littoraux en Charente-Maritime Saintes, 1996.

    Champlain's Dream

  • Fonds des Archives départementales de la Charente-Maritime, 1599–1787: sixty bobbins of microfilm;

    Champlain's Dream

  • For the installation in Saint-Leger in the department of Charente-Maritime, EOSOL EN is also collaborating with TSK, an EPC company, and Abraxa Investment Fund for the project finance.

  • France: a 230 kW project in the town of Le Barp in the region of Aquitaine, an 8 MW project in Villeneuve de Marsan in the department Landes and a 5.1 MW project in La Genetouze in the department de Charente-Maritime.

  • This new project in La Genetouze, in the department of Charente-Maritime, adds another 5.1 MW to this and has been installed in a record time of five months.


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