Eat Your Way Through France on This Cheese-inspired Road Trip
There’s something to be said about taking oneself out to the local market, selecting a trio of fine cheeses, picking out the fancy crackers, and splurging on a good bottle of red.
Bring the spread home, take your time tasting each one. Absorb the flavors. Let it transport you. The only thing better than this—an evening of fine cheeses enjoyed in the comforts of one’s home—is a cheese tour.
Yes, that’s right. Imagine packing up your bags, buying a plane ticket, and making off for Europe to explore the very best cheese destinations in France. Better yet? Make it a road trip. Below, we’ve rounded up the seven best French destinations—the creme de la creme, if you will—where the discerning fromageophile will find an indubitable cheesy paradise. Read on, and prepare to make a mad dash for your local cheese shop to tide you over until your trip. Bon voyage, et bon appétit!