Provencal Tomato Tart @AvignonGourmet
Lunchtime MealsRecipesTaste

Summer Pleasure: Recipe for Tarte fine aux Tomates

Sun kissed ripened tomatoes in a tarte aux tatin with a sharp Parmesan, sweet Mascarpone cheese and fresh basil spread, baked to perfection on light and flaky puff pastry.

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Classic Provencal Dish Artichokes Barigoule
RecipesSide DishTaste

A Classic Provencal Dish Artichokes Barigoule

Gilles Conchy is the Provence Gourmet and he shares his version of Artichokes Barigoule. The artichokes hearts are braised in a white wine broth along with a few other vegetables for this simple dish.

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Pear and Honey Tart #Recipe @MasdAugustine
Gary and Jane LangtonPies & TartsRecipesTaste

Pears and Honey in One Sweet Tart Recipe

Light flaky butter short crust pastry teeming with sweet caramel honey flavoured pear cubes topped with ice cream or crème fraiche,

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fennel Langoustine Ragoût
David Scott AllenFish & SeafoodMain CourseRecipesTaste

Impress your Guests with a Fennel and Langoustine Ragoût with Saffron

Ragoût of Fennel and Langoustine with Saffron for a dinner party? This savoury “stew” is served on little boxes of puff pastry. Inspired by Provence, David decided on a pink-theme for their dinner starting with a potted salmon appetizer and this served this impressive seafood main course.

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Lavender Honey and Almond Pots
DessertRecipesTaste

Pudding Time! Creamy Lavender Honey and Almond Pots

A rich, decadent and creamy pud with summer berries and a lovely crunch of almonds.

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Cherry and Almond Clafoutis @masdaugustine
DessertFlans, Puddings & OtherGary and Jane LangtonRecipesTaste

A Classic Clafoutis Recipe with Almonds and Cherries of Provence

Ground almonds add a touch of richness to an already delightful clafoutis with sweet sun ripened cherries topped with crème fraiche or crème anglaise.

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tarte aux tomates #TastesofProvence @CocoaandLavender
David Scott AllenLunchtime MealsRecipesTaste

A Perfectly French Lunch Tarte aux Tomates

Celebrate summer with this light and savoury tart highlighting the season’s best tomatoes. David made the Tarte aux Tomates to celebrate July 14th – Bastille day – a summer lunch. Once you have tasted this perfect combination of summer produce with mustard and cheese you will want to make it over and …

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Cavaillon Melons Meringues Tastes of Provence #Cavaillon @GingerandNutmeg
Ginger and NutmegRecipesRegional Foodie TreatsTaste

Taste and Savour Juicy Gold the Cavaillon Melons of Provence

Contributor blog post by Nutmeg: Celebrated Fruit – Cavaillon Melons Nutmeg barely tolerates melons, in her opinion, the green honeydew version found in airport “fruit salads” should be outlawed. Watermelon and its variations without seeds or in ghastly yellow only belong on a picnic table with many children around. The …

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Mango Pomegrante Salsa Recipe
CondimentMirabeau WinesRecipes

A Recipe for Mango Pomegranate Salsa

In a desire to bring a part of my world to Cotignac, and to enjoy with a chilled glass of rosé, I figured a mango pomegranate salsa was the way to go! It’s easy, simple, fresh, tasty, and quick to make.It can be enjoyed as is with some of your favourite crisps, or over some fresh grilled fish, in tacos, on chicken or with a duck breast as an entree!

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Red Pepper Summer Chicken Salad @Masdaugustine
Gary and Jane LangtonRecipesSaladTaste

Summertime Calls for a Chicken Salad Recipe

A lovely summer salad that’s really easy to make and is even tastier if you make it the night before. Basil and parsley are the key herbs for the recipe but, living in the South of France, I often add verveine to give it a more lemony taste.

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