The Cap d’Agde: 100% gourmet and authentic! Discover and taste the delicious local products and culinary specialities, which reflect the local "terroir”.
A whole range of local gastronomic treasures
Whether you like good wine, or enjoy good food, you are in for an adventure…the delicate and colourful local culinary specialities will help you discover the true face and identity of the Cap d’Agde territory as it expresses its personality on your plate.
During your stay, discover aromatic cooking accompanied by fine wines from the Languedoc. Croustades, fish and seafood, sweet onion from Lézignan-la-Cèbe, petit pâté de Pézenas (small mutton pies) or mussels from the Thau lagoon - you will quickly appreciate our gastronomic heritage and the numerous recipes based on local products.
The brasucade of mussels: a tasty idea to share!
For pleasant summer evenings with family or friends, there is nothing better than a “brasucade” of mussels on the barbecue. The word “brasucade” comes from the Occitan regional dialect word “brasacauda", meaning “hot embers”. All you need to do is to cook the shellfish in a large pot over the fire, then once open serve with your choice of sauce: garlic, chilli, olive oil, tomatoes, peppers, onions…it’s up to you to prepare your favourite Mediterranean-style sauce!
The Route des Vignerons et des Pêcheurs
The Route des Vignerons et des Pêcheurs will take you to the heart of a trail made up of tasty, aromatic stages. With this original itinerary, you will discover local products and meet wine producers and local craftsmen. Wines, seafood or fish… your taste buds will appreciate the wide range of authentic products. You will also enjoy the beauty of the countryside, as the circuit suggests stops throughout the Hérault Méditerranée territory.
Gourmets and the curious will love the markets
Explore all the stalls and choose between olives, melons, tomatoes, aubergines, Montagne Noire hams, goats cheese, including the Pélardon, and other fresh produce. Throughout the year, producers, craftsmen and stall holders invite you to discover their products in the markets and local seasonal product fairs. Taste the local specialties in a convivial, good natured atmosphere.
Consult the list of markets and their opening hours to find those in your quarter.