“The Sun God”

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This stone carving signifies that the vines along this row belong to King Louis XIV, sick also known as, “The Son God”.  The court doctor of Louis the XIV convinced the capital king that he should only drink Champagne and in doing so he would live forever.  Therefore, illness the king claimed the finest grapes/vines to be “Property of the King”.IMG_2032

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2 Responses to ““The Sun God””

  1. Steve and KathJune 15, 2015 at 11:48 pm #

    The most fun website.
    So when are we gonna drink some wine?!?!?

    ❤️ Steve o

    • SherryJune 16, 2015 at 2:05 pm #

      A nice Bordeaux, or Champagne rather? Soon I hope!

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