Nestled in the heart of the Pays de la Vôge in the Côney valley, La Féculerie will seduce you with its many assets. A bucolic setting where you can discover the history of the Vosges starch industry. A local cuisine put in value the potato. In short, a place to go out, learn, eat but also to rest after a hike or a drunken evening!
What is a starch factory used for ?
We grow potatoes with love.
Care should be taken to choose a starchy species for better yield.
We take them to the Féculerie...
Today industrial starch factories are preferred for their efficiency but we beat them on bucolism! :)
... which extracts the starch from the tubers.
Come and see us to find out about the starch extraction steps that haven't changed so much in all these years.