Rose Vegetable Tart
Cook'n with ClassLunchtime MealsProvencal RecipesTaste: Food & Drink

A Vegetable Tart Almost to Beautiful to Eat

This “rose” vegetable tart takes a little bit of time to put together. The mandolin-cut vegetables are arranged in the “rose” pattern. The recipe for easy pie crust is below, you can skip this step and buy prepared ready-to-bake pie dough in the store.

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Nice Port Long Weekend French Riviera
Liz LordRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Options for Vegetarian and Vegan Dining on the French Riviera

Where are the vegetables? Do you find yourself grappling with the “myth” of French gastronomy? French Riviera Green Cuisine Expecting to eat mightily well in France, I think the most commonly penned critique among omnivores, is the lack of vegetables. Frustrating of course, and even more so for visitors who are …

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Chassagnette Vegetarian Restaurant Camargue
Philippe GoninetRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

La Chassagnette in Camargue is a Perfect Vegetarian Restaurant

Contributor blog post by Philippe Goninet: Going to La Chassagnette restaurant is rather an experience. Located 15 minutes south of Arles in Le Sambuc (about 50 minutes from St Remy de Provence), it is tucked in the middle of Camargue in a little peace heaven. Chef Armand Arnal who is leading …

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Provence Vegetarian Holiday Menu
David Scott AllenHoliday MenusProvencal RecipesTaste: Food & Drink

Vegetarian Holiday Menu Inspired by Provencal Flavours

Sometimes you just need to go green for the holidays. This tastes of Provence Vegetarian Holiday Menu will impress even the die-hard carnivores in the crowd. Martine at Goût et Voyage leads off with her tiny zucchini cakes (you can also make these with spinach) a savoury snack with cocktails. …

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Delhi Delice @Aixcentric
AixcentricRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Delhi Delice – Authentic Indian Cuisine in Aix

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric: It’s three years since I visited Delhi Delice so was happy to find it still flourishing on a recent visit. It is a family-owned restaurant run by the couple Shahnawaz and Dominique – chef Shahnawaz has previously worked in restaurants around the world including the …

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Tarte tartin aux tomates et olives @MirabeauWine
Lunchtime MealsMirabeau WinesProvencal RecipesTaste: Food & Drink

Tomato Tart Tatin and Rosé from Provence

Tomato Tarte Tatin starter was so gorgeous on the eye that everyone who came to our Mirabeau lunch was already talking about it before they even sat down. It combines all the delicious flavours of Provence in a super-concentrated way

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Mana Espresso #AixenProvence
AixcentricRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Mana Espresso for a Fresh, Light Lunch in Aix

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric: This café had only been open 9 weeks when I visited in August so it was good to revisit it and see how things were going. Young British owners Alex and Ben report lots of activity and it was certainly busy yesterday, maybe a result of …

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Provence Market Spices #Provence #Markets
Ginger and NutmegProvencal RecipesTaste: Food & Drink

Couscous takes over French Favourites

Contributor blog post by Nutmeg: Forget magret de canard and moules frites – couscous served with its savoury slow-cooked stews is popular in French cuisine. It was voted France’s 3rd favourite meal in a study conducted for Vie Pratique Gourmand (2011). There are references to couscous consumption in France that …

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