France 2013(2) – Époisses

Époisses…a Mecca for cheese lovers…(the cheese was first made by monks, you know. Cheese, wine, beer, fab music…all that and prayer)…

…at also has a lovely chateau. Still in private hands, lucky buggers.

I was most taken with the dovecote, with nesting boxes for 3,000 birds…

…unicorn weather vane…

…and seriously cute watchtower, which is the motif on Fromagerie Berthaut packaging.