|vintage artisanal apple press demonstration|
The competition is taken very seriously and standards are high as you can see from these items on display in the judging tent.
Seasonal displays of traditional pumpkins and strange looking gourds had been placed around the market place.
There were plenty of individual stalls selling delicious regional products and I happily wandered around the market place taking pictures of all the activity.
This young lad is following in his father's and grandfather's footsteps, Master Boulanger!
I bought a loaf for us to enjoy with some Roquefort cheese and home grown tomatoes for lunch but although they did look wonderful we declined to purchase some fresh scallops despite the excellent sales pitch from the vendeuses.
As I made my way across the road, to meet up with the Senior Partner who had taken himself off to find an apple tart for tea, I spotted this lady selling apples and pears from her private orchard.
Boskop Rouge apples make the perfect Tarte Tatin