On Saturday, January 4, 2020, Beaujolais, France, and the wine industry lost one of their most passionate advocates with the passing of Georges Duboeuf the founder of Les Vins Georges Duboeuf, a family affair which started in September of 1964. Georges Duboeuf aka The Beaujolais King was 86 years old. Georges Duboeuf’s love affair with Beaujolais is no secret. His legendary palate, his ability to spot … Continue reading Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais King
Paris Baguette is a French-inspired bakery chain from Korea founded in 1945 that first opened in Paris, France in 1988. This Korea based chain is owned by a group called SPC Group which operates a number of food and beverage brands in Korea. Today Paris Baguette has over 3,500 locations and franchises around the world including 45 locations in the U.S. from Los Angeles to … Continue reading Paris Baguette
In Texas, French culture and gastronomy is alive and well. Here are some favorite local bakeries in Dallas, Texas area where to indulge and savor our favorite French treats Continue reading French Bakeries in Dallas, Texas
French Products Found in USA Supermarkets.It’s amazing the number of French products found in American supermarkets all over the USA. Here’s a selection found at Wal-Mart Superstore to make your inner Frenchie feel right at home! Some staple French brands are perhaps even more popular in the USA than in France. From traditional French bread, cheeses and wines to escargots, boudin and andouilles en passant par Le Petit Marseillais!
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I am so happy and honored that www.frenchalacarteblog.com was named one of Top 100 French blogs, the most comprehensive list of best French blogs on the internet on the planet in the Feedspot index using search and social metrics. Thank you Feedspot for including my blog on your list in good company! These blogs are ranked based on the following criteria: Google reputation and Google search … Continue reading French A L.A Carte USA Top 100 French Blog Winner!
Just in time for the holidays, LADUREE opened its sweet macarons shop at The Grove in Los Angeles this week! Later this month, another location will open on Beverly Drive in Beverly Hills. As with its other locations, Ladurée will offer an exclusive macaron flavor for Los Angeles: passionfruit! Continue reading Ladurée Macarons is open in L.A !
Who Makes the Best Baguette in L.A? The French take their bread and baguette especially very seriously, it is not just bread especially outside of French local ingredients (although it contains very basic ingredients: wheat flour, water, yeast, and common salt) it is a cultural art to make the “perfect ” baguette! (read the history of the Baguette) It is also the ultimate comfort and staple … Continue reading Who Makes the Best Baguette in L.A? ?
La photographie de trois soutiens-gorge, captée par le correspondant de Reuters à Marseille Jean-Paul Pélissier a connu un succès mondial sur les réseaux sociaux. Ces sous-vêtements étaient suspendus le vendredi 27 novembre à l’occasion de l’hommage national rendus aux victimes des attentats de Paris survenus le 13 novembre, alors que François Hollande avait demandé aux Français de « pavoiser leur fenêtre » partout dans le … Continue reading La photo des trois soutiens gorge bleu blanc rouge!
“This is an attack on all humanity and the universal values that we share…” Obama LOS ANGELES STANDS WITH PARIS VIGIL There will be a vigil at the Consulate General of France at 5:00 PM PST Saturday November 14, 2015 as We Stand with Paris: INFO: https://www.facebook.com/events/1517631855195812/ FRENCH PRESIDENT STATEMENT Président François Hollande statement following the attacks on Paris – Important info and video US … Continue reading #PrayforParis
“In the 1970s, a group of visionaries felt that the Los Angeles community needed a school that would prepare children for life in an increasingly international environment. In 1978, they decided to make their vision a reality and to open a school, using the proven French educational system as the foundation for their school’s curriculum. It all began in a small house in Van Nuys … Continue reading Who Are the Visionary Founders of Lycée International de Los Angeles (LILA) ?
Mark Zuckerberg founder and CEO of Facebook is excited to announce that Facebook is opening International Research Center in Paris… heres’ why in his own words: “I’m excited for the opening of Facebook’s first international research center for artificial intelligence in Paris. One of our long term initiatives is to build a new generation of internet services that are more intuitive and can more easily … Continue reading Facebook Opens International Research Center in Paris
Au revoir Paris Love Locks … People from all over the world vowed eternal love to each other there for years. The bridge was collapsing with over 700,000 padlocks weighing over 42 tons and the Seine River started to become a rusty old dame. So, today marks the official day of the beginning of the end for the love locks… remember love is eternal in your hearts! … Continue reading Au Revoir Paris Love Locks