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French Main Course Recipes Seafood

Salmon with Pernod

Salmon fillet baked with sweet pepper and a buttery glaze of anise and Pernod. Shopping for your ingredients à la française One of the best ways to experience French culture is by shopping at the outdoor markets and specialty shops found throughout France. The vibrant colours and aromas are sure to please the senses. Listening…

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French Recipes Salad Vegetarian

Grenoble Green Bean Salad

Served cool, this salad makes a nice side in the summer when the weather is just a little too hot for a steamy vegetable side.  This dish accompanied a grilled strip loin (New York) steak and a baked potato at a recent al fresco dinner party.  We paired it with a vintage Beaujolais. On a…

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Food Culture

Strasbourg – Crossroads of European Food & Culture

Torn between German and French cuisine?  Strasbourg offers the best of both, including some wonderful wines and brilliant beers.  Nestled on an island in the Ill river, the historic heart of town is affectionately known as La Petite France. The entire district is a UNESCO heritage site and beautifully represents the best of Alsatian culture. …