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Mikki says: Buying freshly caught fish in the morning at the Marseille harbor. Tough customer. It's all part of the game, or scene, or perhaps it's...

Markets in Provence are filled with the freshest fruit imaginable. At the market in Nice, the vendeuse told us her melons were from Cavaillon,...

Mikki says: Of course this is Hédiard! Who else could place all these shades of luscious red cherries, raspberries, and grapes in front of their...

The narrow road to Nyons (an hour’s drive north of Avignon) curves its way through olive groves, apricot orchards and villages. It’s an ancient...

When I'm in France, I always visit grocery stores. In the refrigerated section, you can find various pre-made taboulé and couscous dishes. Here's one...

La crêperie des Canettes, Paris 6th. Photo by patrianova. It’s easy to get blasé about crêpes in Paris. If you’re anything like me, after a brief but...

When I think of France my abiding memories always fall back to a time in my childhood spent near Valence d’Agen in the...

Bouquet de Fraises - Strawberry BouquetMoms are celebrated in France and the U.S. during the month of May. And aren't they lucky because this...

Goat Cheese by photojournalist Clay McLachlan ©2011 On a recent visit to my current favorite temple of cheese, I found myself overwhelmed with happiness...

I have spent much of the past week, beginning between 3 am and 4 am, at the sprawling Rungis market just outside of...

The Marché des Batignolles is one of two organic markets held once a week in the city. This wintry Saturday, I stroll with my...

  It's usually about this time during winter that I start dreaming of warm weather and all the bounty of the season that comes...