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chic chic chic

I am delighted to announce the October 2nd release of Radin Chic by food critic Francois Simon and Alexandra de Lassus, the It guide to living better on less.  8 more words


French Bistro: Seasonal Recipes

“A visual feast as well as a gastronomic one . . . Organized by ten essentials that any successful bistro must have, French Bistro almost reads like a graphic novel, thanks to the prolific and colorful photographs.” 720 more words

French Cooking

A Weekend in Paris with Francois Simon

Spring 2012 – Anissa Helou has organised what promises to be an extraordinary weekend in Paris with legendary French restaurant critic, Francois Simon (who may or may not have been the model for the restaurant critic in Ratatouille). 481 more words

London Food PR

Thoumieux, Paris

I was back in Paris last weekend, and of course had to eat.

Thoumieux is one of these places that’s been around for a hundred years and is too close to a tourist attraction (Les Invalides) to  interest me normally. 608 more words


Wednesday's starters

Bookmark this: From aamchur to zira, the UK-based site The Foody defines herbs and spices–as well as fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses and other items. Nice if you’re making a British recipe and forgot that an aubergine is an eggplant. 197 more words

Food News

Ramsay hits out at 'static' French

TV chef Gordon Ramsay has been turning the air bleu in France after his new restaurant received a less than warm welcome.

The eatery at the Trianon Palace Hotel in Versailles, was snubbed by French food critic Francois Simon, who called Ramsay’s food ‘unimaginative and bland.’ 74 more words