Monday June 25th, 2012

According to a statistics done in France in October 2011 by the company TNS Sofres, the French’s favorite dish is “Magret de Canard”; comes in second position Mussels and fries, and in the third position….couscous!! Since we’ve already tried the first and the second dish (after all they are national french dishes, we can’t come … Continue reading

Saturday March 3rd, 2012

Pizza Cooked in a wood oven...delicious

If anyone ever tells you that restaurants in France are cleaner than Lebanon, and there is constant control on them, do NOT believe them; these are all illusions. We went to a restaurant tonight; it’s a pizza/crepes restaurant. We had seen it before, but never dared to try it because it’s in the center of … Continue reading

Tuesday November 15th, 2011

I went out to get some bread today. I can tell you, it was COLD!! I think here in France it rains only during summer, then in fall it’s just cold, and finally in winter this cold turns into snow (this last part we haven’t experienced yet). But I can assure you that the bread … Continue reading

Friday November 4th, 2011

Did you know that French cuisine is part of the country’s Cultural Heritage? Unesco added it in 2010, along with Mexican food and Mediterranean diet. The problem is that you do not feel this unless you go to a two or plus star restaurant, managed by one of the country’s big chefs. But if you’re … Continue reading