A to Z Of French Food

France is one of the gastronomic capitals of the world. Cuisine from France is highly regarded for its finesse and flavour, as well as its diversity across the country. From dishes of humble and historic origin, to modern and elegant masterpieces, or even dishes borrowed from abroad, French food is a cuisine everyone can enjoy. … More A to Z Of French Food

Shopping Cart Roast Chestnuts – Paris Street Food

Along shopping boulevards in Paris, around tourist spots, in green parks and outside metro stations, street vendors sell roasted chestnuts in the winter months. Dressed in beanies and woollen scarves, the vendors run their unorthodox, makeshift roasting businesses. A shopping trolley is the kitchen, a large round metal disc punctured with holes is the improvised … More Shopping Cart Roast Chestnuts – Paris Street Food

French Dishes By Region – The lllustrated Guide To France’s Diverse Gastronomy

France is a country with some of the most delicious and highly regarded cuisine in the world. French cuisine is one of the biggest attractions to visitors to the country, and for locals, enjoying their local food is a way of life. Not only is French cuisine known for its finesse and flavour, it also … More French Dishes By Region – The lllustrated Guide To France’s Diverse Gastronomy

French Pastries and Cakes – A Complete Illustrated Guide

Anyone who’s travelled to France has surely walked into a French boulangerie or patisserie, only to find a colourful, spectacular (and sometimes overwhelming) array of delicious cakes, pastries and desserts in the vitrine. The French have their baking recipes down to an art. Many recipes are traditional and 100% French, and the formula isn’t often … More French Pastries and Cakes – A Complete Illustrated Guide

Vannes – a step back in time to medieval France

It was almost 2am when we finally arrived at Vannes station, on the west coast of France, by TGV. I was pretty excited at the thought of flashing through the countryside at 300km/h, turning cows, fields, and villages into one long smear of green and brown blurs. But it was dark, and I fell asleep from exhaustion, … More Vannes – a step back in time to medieval France