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Annual Trip

Well, despite the weathermen predicting a big Nor’easter for this weekend, our DD, my DH, my MIL and I, all planned to make our annual pilgrimage into the heart of South Philly. 453 more words

Food Thoughts

Visiting the Alba International White Truffle Fair

I have a work colleague who is in love with truffles. Whenever it is the truffle season we would always go out for lunch and make sure we go to Italian restaurants because they particularly will have the special truffle menu. 553 more words

Different Trips Around The World

Foie Gras Cream Puffs with Black Truffle

Looking for a show-stopping appetizer for your Valentine’s Day dinner? Or perhaps the perfect hors d’oeuvre for a party? Amuse your bouche with these crispy choux puffs  – the silky, creamy, truffle-studded foie gras center makes a satisfying contrast of textures. 245 more words

D'artagnan

That ugly, seductive thing

They are supposed to feel like a dog’s nose, bumpy and slightly damp to the touch. Black truffles are the gift that keep on giving. Put one in a jar of raw rice and you will have truffle smelling rice for a lifetime. 179 more words

Take 5 - the foods we are looking forward to in February

Can you feel the change in the air? Spring is upon us! This month we celebrate this last of winter’s bounty and the wonderful flavours that are about to erupt in spring. 253 more words

RECIPES

Le Jardin du Mas, Biot

A few days ago I had lunch at the Jardin du Mas in Biot.

Although it’s not even 2 minutes from my house, I still hadn’t been there so I was very happy when my friend decided to organise her birthday lunch there. 58 more words

Lunch

Black Truffle Madness

I never imagined all the excellent combinations that exist for using black truffles. Five years ago or more, I started to experiment with truffles and raw fish. 32 more words

Life Cycles