Tastes of Provence

Brioche Pudding with Passion Fruit Cream @Masdaugustine
Flans, Puddings & OtherGary and Jane LangtonRecipesTaste

A Sweet Brioche Pudding Recipe

We all love bread and butter pudding, especially when the weather is cold and miserable, but making it with brioche makes it taste even better. And serving it with a passion fruit cream gives a great flavour combination.

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Lemon Polenta Cake @Masdaugustine
Cakes & CookiesGary and Jane LangtonRecipesTaste

A Recipe for Citrus Season in Provence: Lemon Polenta Cake

A sweet and lovely alternative to traditional polenta. This bright and tangy cake stands on its’ own or paired with ice cream, it is a must try.

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Truffle hunting un France @bfblogger2015
Barefoot BloggerTaste

Homage to Truffle Hunting Pigs in France

Contributor blog post by Deborah: Saturday night I served a fancy pork terrine bought in the Loire Valley to friends who were in town for the Black Truffle Festival. That bite of pork could have been my last. I’m in love with pigs. I’ve always had an attraction to pigs, …

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salmon wrapped in zucchini @CocoaandLavender
David Scott AllenFish & SeafoodMain CourseTaste

Salmon with Herbed Provencal Chèvre Wrapped in Zucchini

One of the infinite dishes complimented by Herbes de Provence, enhancing the flavour of creamy chèvre all stuffed in to bright pink salmon filets wrapped in zucchini and baked to perfection.

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Living in Provence

French Trivia @Girlgonegallic
ExploreGirl Gone Gallic

Friday Fun Facts – Random Bits of French Knowledge

Contributor blog post by Girl Gone Gallic: How to become a master of mostly useless French knowledge! Looking to impress your friends? Make your next date think you are smarter than you are? Want to appear more interesting at parties? Dazzle your friends, neighbors, and co-workers with extremely useless random …

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Sundays in the Luberon @VaucluseDreamer
ExploreJulie Whitmarsh

How to Spend a Sunday Pottering Around in Provence

Contributor blog post by Vaucluse Dreamer: I always love Sundays in and around the Luberon, whether it’s an early morning start in the summer to head off bargain-hunting at the vide-grenier in a nearby village or a gentle cycle out for breakfast at the wonderful ‘Farmers’ Market’ at Coustellet. In …

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Dusting of snow on the tops of the hills near Lyon
Current EventsExploreJulie Whitmarsh

Take a Mid-Winter break in Provence 

Contributor blog post by Vaucluse Dreamer: There is something about arriving in the Vaucluse that just makes the stress slip from our shoulders and today’s arrival in the depths of winter was no different. Travelling at this time of year is a little bit more complicated than during the summer …

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Saint Saturnin les Apt @CuriousProvence
Ashley TinkerExplore

Winter Day Out in Provence to Visit Saint Saturnin les Apt

Contributor blog post by Ashley Tinker: I love exploring Provence in the winter. It’s quiet and you can linger in the streets of small towns to appreciate the little details such as potted plants adorably shoved onto windowsills. Or, the particular stunning shade of peach on a weather-beaten shutter. Provencal …

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camargue-horse-in-sea @Margo_Lestz
ExploreMargo Lestz

The Camargue: Horses, Bulls, and Gardians of Provence

Contributor blog post by Margo Lestz: Southwest Provence, around Arles and the Camargue, has a very distinctive culture: it’s a horse and bull culture. This marshy area, unsuitable for development, has been of little interest to humans over the years. Thus, it was a perfect place for herds of wild white …

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Quirin Mayer artist
AixcentricCurrent EventsExplore

Latest Exhibition at Marseille’s Musée Regards de Provence

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric: Musée Regards de Provence in Marseille is a delightful gallery celebrates local artists who are very often new to me and so a visit is quite an adventure of discovery. The latest expo is dedicated to designer, painter and sculptor Quirin Mayer (1927 – ) …

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