Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Six different trips, six different grandchildren, and six different culinary journeys that will remain with them forever. My husband spent twenty-seven years of his adult life living and working in Paris, the last four with...

"Knowledge is knowing tomato’s a fruit; wisdom is not putting it in the fruit salad." --Miles Kington (1941-2008) (V)ivre "From potager to plate" could be the mission statement of Caroline Savoy (daughter of the three-star chef)...

With the heat of summer, I crave the sweetly perfumed white-fleshed peaches that arrive at the markets in Paris from the south of France. But nearly 150 years ago, Parisians stocked up on peaches...

“Cooking is chemistry, really." --Joël Robuchon 1945-2018 "To describe Joël Robuchon as a cook is a bit like calling Pablo Picasso a painter, Luciano Pavarotti a singer, Frederic Chopin a pianist," Patricia Wells, the cook...

Food tour company Eating Eating has finally come to Paris, with the aim of offering tours with a difference, promising to take you away from the tourists and off the beaten track. I went...

You’d expect a business whose tagline is Feeding the Mind, Nourishing the Soul to offer travel experiences that are as memorable as they are unique. Recently, when the culinary tourism company Epicurean Exchange engaged...

"I have made a lot of mistakes falling in love, and regretted most, but never the potatoes that went with them” - Nora Ephron/Heartburn Les Belles Plantes – Summer in the City In the bucolic and...

Faithful readers may remember our article about an innovative start-up called Le Food Trip, which offers a food passport to eat your way around Paris on a self-guided tour. Discover new gourmet products and...

Summer has finally come to Paris, and the city’s hotels are celebrating with classic summertime activities such as bike rides, bbqs, picnics, and plenty of ice cream. Ritz Paris The palace hotel on Place Vendôme...

Since the 18th century, Paris passageways (sometimes called galeries) have been major features of the city. And, just in time for La Rentrée, an ambitious seven-year project, adjacent to the handsome Musée Maillol, unveils...

Welcome to La Felicità, the latest outpost by the Big Mamma group, known for bringing some of the best Italian eateries to the French capital since 2015. Included in their expansive line-up are Ober...

The nudity never ends in Paris. In May, Parisians were invited to visit Palais de Tokyo in the nude. Last year, a nude restaurant, O’naturel, was opened in the 12th, and on Sunday, June 24...