Lourmarin market in Provence – a feast for the senses

 

imageimageThe Friday market in Lourmarin was the most diverse so far — gorgeous vegetables and lovely fruits, meat and fish, Provençal linens and woven baskets, local artists displaying their pottery, and one of the things I was searching for — lavender honey!

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I don’t think I’ve ever seen such gorgeous asparagus!
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Who wants to go to Provence with me just to go to the market and then go home to cook?  Of course we’ll add cheese and wine!
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This display of berries is a work of art!
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Love this hotel sign and the colors of the outside walls and the blue shutters

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Lourmarin shops are drop dead gorgeous before you even get in the door!

 

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If you look up the definition of “bucolic,” I think this is what it would look like.
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On to Lauris for dinner where we met Bernard, the owner of of Le Table de Margot, a delightful man and gracious host.
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