“This label serves the consumer by guaranteeing the origin of Trappist products according to the following well-defined criteria:
- Products which carry this label are produced within the walls of the monastery or in the vicinity of the monastery.
It’s hard to imagine that the small, sleepy town of Bruges (or Brugge to give it its more appropriate Flemish name) was once a major centre for international trade. 780 more words
The last few months I’ve been on a huge Chinese-American food kick (you’ll be not so surprised to know it’s different from Chinese food: Check out the documentary “The Search For General Tso” for insight into the interesting history of Chinese-American food). 1,244 more words
The first time we ventured into Café Bizon for a drink with friends, it was so full we couldn’t get inside. This time around, we arrived a little earlier and were able to enjoy a quiet drink while soaking up the unique, intimate atmosphere in this small and inviting music-themed bar in Saint-Géry. 419 more words