Saffron Harvest Provence #TastesofProvence @PerfProvence
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottLocal Food Producers in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Farm Visit to le Moulin de Jarjayes Understanding Saffron in Provence

In October, the Provencal sun takes its time rising above the horizon, like an old dog mentally weighing the effort of its next move. In the Jabron Valley, at 600 meters, about 10 kilometres from Sisteron, autumn mornings can be particularly frosty with single digit temperatures. However, the saffron harvest …

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Shrimp Appetizer zucchini fritters @CocoaandLavender
AppetizerDavid Scott AllenProvencal RecipesTaste: Food & Drink

Easy Shrimp Appetizer for Cocktail Hour

l’apero with this fabulous and easy shrimp cocktail that is bound to delight everyone.

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Mussels Cream Soup with Saffron and Leek @Cooknwithclass
Cook'n with ClassProvencal RecipesSoupTaste: Food & Drink

Cook’n with Class Mussels Saffron and Leek Soup

The program covers some classic Provencal dishes, but also offers a chance to discover unique wine pairings and the opportunity to meet local producers in the markets. This easy recipe for Mussels Cream Soup with Saffron and Leek comes from the kitchen at Cook’n with Class. Enjoy!

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Domaine-de-la-Vallongue #Provence #Wines #Saffron
Ginger and NutmegLocal Food Producers in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Understanding The Cost of Saffron in Provence

Contributor blog post by Ginger and Nutmeg: Nutmeg had a few items on her to-do list; number one was to replenish the wine stock before Ginger arrived. The challenge was making a decision in les Alpilles given the plethora of nearby vineyards. On this particular occasion, she chose Domaine de la Vallongue as …

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