27 11, 2008

Happy Thanksgiving!

2016-01-08T13:02:12+00:00 November 27th, 2008|Categories: Food & Wine|0 Comments

I thought this basket of root veggies I photographed at the Marché des Enfants Rouge in Paris last week was so festive. All the autumn hues are there, yet none of the vegetables seem to be their standard color. One of the things I like best about Paris is walking through its markets and discovering [...]

26 11, 2008

The Testaccio Market, A One Stop Shop

2016-01-08T13:01:48+00:00 November 26th, 2008|Categories: Food & Wine, Offal|12 Comments

UPDATE: THE TESTACCIO MARKET HAS CLOSED AND MOVED TO A NEW VENUE. Earlier this week, a curious reader asked the questions, "Where can one find tripe and head cheese when in Rome? Preferably followed by limoncello?" The answer is simple: the Testaccio market. Just yesterday as I was strolling through, I saw one of the [...]

21 11, 2008

Les Religieuses, Ladurée

2016-01-09T13:32:24+00:00 November 21st, 2008|Categories: Food & Wine|0 Comments

I honestly try to stay focused and on-topic and to write only about Italian things but I am very easily distracted by French food, especially pastries like Les Religieuses from Ladurée. So perfect-one big and one little choux pastry filled with confectioner’s custard and topped with icing.

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