La Chandeleur is around the corner, faîtes sauter les crêpes ! Sweet or savory, crêpes are always a favorite treat or quick meal in any French household. You can also enjoy your crêpes at our favorite crêperies in Los Angeles. … Continue reading Let Them Eat Crêpes!
Calissons by Gilles from Provence, just because… They are called Calissons, a traditional French pastry-like candy from Provence. A blend of Mediterranean flavors with a predominant almond flavor intertwined with subtle cantaloupe and a delicate touch of orange covered with … Continue reading Calissons By Gilles from Provence , just because…
For all Carambar Lovers in Los Angeles! Where can Carambars be found in Los Angeles? They are found all over on AMAZON ! Try French Touch and La Pie Qui Chante – they carry the huge box of 200 Carambars to last you a while… for a great … Continue reading For all Carambar Lovers in Los Angeles!
Yes, Nutella has been around forever and is a staple food in every French household! We enjoy Nutella smothered in our crepes, on our toasts, and even on bananas. We enjoy it like we enjoy peanut butter in the US … Continue reading Nutella is the original!
In 1985, Parisian TV host (France 2) Michèle La Porta invented a way to eat without guilt and frustration. She created Starlette Cake™, a delicious cake with no sugar, no butter, no flour, no eggs and no fat at all! Could it be one … Continue reading Starlette Cake™: Why French Women Don’t Get Fat!
Macaron Mania in L.A! A macaron is much more than an almond cookie! It is a melt in your mouth sensual experience which comes to us originally from our Italian neighbors… I think Catherine de’ Medici brought them over to France… In … Continue reading Macaron Mania in Los Angeles !
Chocolate croissants are commonly known in France as “les petits pains au chocolat” or little chocolate breads. They are a staple delicious snack or “goûter” for every French boy or girl and I dare venture to say a best-selling item … Continue reading Les Petits Pains au Chocolat!
Les bonbons de notre enfance…. les vrais bonbons de France aux parfums naturels (que l’on ne craint pas de donner à nos propres enfants – la plupart sans couleurs chimiques ni additifs!) Je me souviens en me lêchant les babines des … Continue reading Les bonbons de France!!!!