From the Languedoc

Stuffed squid from Sète

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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 […]

Infographics

[Infographics]Wine and Women

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I created this infographics about Wine and Women upon my Canadian’s friend Nicole Mc Kay from Social Sips in Vancouver request. Wine and Women is a topic that comes back regularly, but most people put into the light some famous and successfull women winemakers, without going any further. This is why I thought it might […]

Sweet stuff

White Figs & Honey soft cake

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moëlleux aux figues blanches et au miel

No, figs are not alays purple! Some types of figs, called “white figs”, are green, even when they are ripe! They are very common in the souh of France. They are very fleshy and slightly less sweet than purple figs, which makes them perfect for cakes, jam and chutneys. Ingredients 60g honey 2 teaspoons vanilla […]

Infographics

(Français) Infographie : de la ruche au miel

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infographie miel miniature

Pour faire du miel il faut… Une ruche = l’usine de fabrication Des abeilles = les employées Des fleurs = les matières premières L’apiculteur est celui qu veille sur cette bonne organisation et récolte une parti du miel produit pour l’alimentation humaine. La Famille Abeilles Reine C’est la seule abeille qui peut pondre des œufs. […]