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Everyone, including yours truly, says awful things about Beaujolais Nouveau (B.N.): it’s all hype, watery, dull, insipid, fruity (not in a nice way), and...

The cellars of the legendary La Tour d'Argent restaurant, created in 1582, the year William Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway, run for miles beneath its...

The phrase to “hit the ground running” is used so loosely now that one can forget its derivation; it referred originally to cowboys dodging...

A few weeks ago, Monday October 5th to be exact, the Wall Street Journal published an intriguing article by Geoffrey A. Fowler and Joseph...

A wonderful friend of mine from another journalistic life calls herself a contrarian or libertarian not a Republican or conservative, despite her ties to...

“We love the buzz in the revamped Thoumieux” is the word among foodie afficionados who rush to be first to test a new address....

Jamin Just inside the door of the new Jamin there are menus by Pierre Troisgros and Guy Savoy given pride of place. “They're an hommage...

Eating where you always did/do: I don’t get it. I started thinking about this a few decades ago when Colette and I ate out with...

Moulin Rouge Since 1889 Le Moulin Rouge has been turning – if you haven't been to Le Moulin Rouge, immortalised by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, you...

What’s this Rating Game all about? When I started writing up restos in Paris it was strictly for my friends; indeed, most of them I...

When one moves to Paris, or for that matter anywhere in France, one obtains immediate celebrity status. People you hardly remember always seem to...

“What’s this? This is a joke? Right? Are these restaurants they’re talking about… what’s the English for trou, foutoir? I don’t understand this.” No,...