Languedoc

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recette des encornets farcis à la sétoise - Stuffed squid from Sète recipe

Today let me introduce you to a recipe that means a lot to me, as it was my mum’s specialty: Stuffed suid from Sète. The recipe was already in my seafood macaronade, but it deserved a dedicated post. What should you drink with it? A local Picpoul de Pinet, of course! Serves 3/4 – Preparation
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recette du tiramisu aux figues roties et noilly prat rouge

A slightly different version from the classic Iitalian Tiramisu, with some Languedoc influences, to use the last figs of the season. For those of you who have never heard of Noilly Prat, it is a vermouth made in the small & beautiful town of Marseillan in the Languedoc. It is mostly used in cocktails but
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recette du Vol au Vent Héraultais

The vol-au-vent (or “croustade”) is a dish made frombaked puff pastry garnished with a savoury preparation. In the Hérault area (Languedoc), we garnish it with the traditional “ragoût d’escoubilles” (leftovers casserole) – clic. My grandmother enjoyed serving it as a starter for Christmas. Serves 6 to 8 “Ragoût d’escoubilles” (leftovers casserole) (can be made a
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cassolettes de Brandade de Morue / salt code brandade cassolettes

“Brandade de morue” is a local specialty from Nîmes, in the South of France. It is a sort of fish mash. It takes its name from the verb “brandar” which means in occitan (old local French language) “to shake”. As a matter of fact, to make a perfectly creamy and smooth mash you will need
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