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Lo Magret goes to Paris!

January 12th, 2010 · 8 Comments

André Daguin, chef/owner of the Hôtel de France in Auch (Gers) until 1997, tells how he gave a new life to the tasty magret de canard — and made it famous in the process: “The magret was served only as “confit” in soups, cassoulets and everyone would find it dry. The only way to avoid […]

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Tags: Family · Food History · Food Sources · French Food · Gasconha/Occitania · Luchon/Bourg d'Oueil · News · Paris · Recipes

Mousse au Chocolat

March 30th, 2008 · 2 Comments

The tastiest, simplest, fastest & best Mousse au Chocolat. Yes, there is a valid concern about raw eggs and this is my feeling on the subject: At my family restaurant-hotel, where I was born & raised in the French Pyrenees, the eggs would be delivered once a week in crates of 24 dz. They were […]

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Chips (1)

March 17th, 2008 · No Comments

When I walked from 25th Street in Manhattan to Park Slope a few weeks ago, I came across this store on Greenwich Street. I have seen chips displays before at grocery stores, but never as a display window facing the street. It looked like some art installation: Chips, chips & chips & more chips. Two […]

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Spätzle & Côtelettes

March 12th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Spätzle, Lamb Chop & Salad Spätzle? Oui, oui… and I love them. Alright, not very French, but who’s French here? Pyrenean Gascon mountain girl comes first! So that works for the lamb…Humm! what about the Spätzle? I certainly never had them in the Pyrenees. I acquired then via more Luxembourgish and Germanic influences. There are […]

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