100% local Christmas shopping: from the Canal du Midi to Saint-Chinian

The excitement of Holidays is upon us and… it's time to think about gifts. Running out of ideas? Our Tourist Office offers gift ideas for this enchanted period. 100% local gifts, which will make you and your loved ones happy, while highlighting the richness of our land.

You also find these products directly from the producers who welcome you for your purchases on site.

Offering the “taste” of the terroir, from the Canal du Midi to Saint-Chinian.

In our stores in Capestang and Saint-Chinian, we highlight the local produce, emblematic of know-how of our region. Whether you prefer a gourmet basket, salty or sweet, our selection meets all preferences and adapts to all budgets ! Trust our team who will guide you in the choice which best suits you.


Personalize your 100% local boxes!

Our team of stay advisors is ready to personalize your boxes and guide you in the quest for perfect gift, tailored to your budget! This is a unique opportunity to favor local products for your Christmas shopping.

Discover our products, boxes and gift baskets, available in our Capestang store.

The producers also welcome you to buy directly on site.

Suggestion 1: €42,30 including tax

Thyme jelly “Slices and treats” (Agel), Pépé salt from “The harvest of Pépé Gaston” (Berlou), Pork terrine from the farm “Lo Masèl” (Forty), wine red from Domaine “La Madura” (Saint-Chinian), “reserve” vinegar from “The vinegar workshop” (Coursan).

Suggestion 2: €20,80 including tax

Green tapenade with organic olive oil and red tapenade “L’Oulibo” (Bize-Minervois), beers from craft brewery “L’Oppidum” 100% made in Capestang (blonde, white and IPA).

Suggestion 3: €34 including tax

Shampoo, shower gel and hand cream with donkey milk “The Asinerie of the Shore” (Coursan) and cold saponified soap “Lamalera” (Bize-Minervois).

Ssuggestion 4: €39,30 including tax

Cartagena Domain “The reclining woman” (Assignan), bitter orange “Slices and treats” (Agel), organic olive oil from “L’Oulibo” (Bize-Minervois).

Ssuggestion 5: €22,20 including tax

For children: book “Colorie le canal du Midi”, colored pencils, yoyo and notebook stamped “from the canal du Midi to Saint-Chinian” and a Mikado.

Suggestion 6: €38 including tax

Green tapenade “L’Oulibo” (Bize-Minervois), apple basil jelly “Slices and treats” (Agel), bubbles Seriège (Cruzy), organic olive oil from “ L’Oulibo” (Bize-Minervois), “reserve” vinegar “The vinegar workshop” (Coursan).

Suggestion 8: €48 including tax

Shampoo, shower gel, hand cream and scrub
with donkey milk “The Asinerie of the Shore” (Coursan) and cold saponified soap “Lamalera” (Bize-Minervois).

Gift ideas 100% “made in the Canal du Midi in Saint-Chinian”

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Lartisanal liquor elaborated and bottled in Capestang, based on organic alcohol and natural aromas of icy mint, lime and yellow lemon, cherry : fresh, light and delicious.

LAlcohol abuse is dangerous for your health, consume in moderation.


Discover the region through reading

 “Saint-Chinian, Grand Cru of Languedoc”, original work by Camille Bernard, published by the Gilbert & Gaillard editions. Both captivating and authentic, the book is an invitation to discovery of our territory and the Languedoc appellation the most secret and the most complex, in the intimacy of its terroirs.

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And for wine lovers...

Our wine library offers you wines proudly representing the appellations such as Pays d'Oc wines, Coteaux du Languedoc, Coteaux de Fontcaude, AOC Saint Chinian, AOC Minervois, and many others. We have some accessoiries like icebags and corkscrews. Each bottle embodies excellence of know-how et authenticity of our territory, inviting you to experience a unforgettable sensory experience.

Consuming local products during the end-of-year holidays also means:

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  • Increase the visibility of local producers, by offering their know-how.

  • Support and strengthen the link between local stakeholders.

  • Promote a sustainable approach.

  • Reduce your environmental footprint.

  • Boost the local economy.

The team at the Canal du Midi Tourist Office in Saint-Chinian wishes you

Happy New Year celebrations !

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