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Tasting time on Context Paris tour on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Baguette to Bistro: Culinary Traditions of Paris (a Context Paris walking tour of the Left Bank)

Those of you who follow this blog will know that one of my favourite things to do when I visit another country (even one I know really well) is to take walking tours, especially those centred around food.  I like the fact that on a tour, you can share your desires to do/ see/ eat […]

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Dieter's tartine from Around my French Table for French Fridays with Dorie

French Fridays with Dorie: Dieter’s Tartine

I’ll admit that since I’ve had Dorie Greenspan’s Around my French Table, I have completely misunderstood the title of this week’s recipe (Dieter’s Tartine, p 38). For so very very long (as in, until a couple of days ago), I had thought this recipe was one of Dorie’s recipes she names after her friends who […]

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Baguettes and Eiffel Tower on eatlivetravelwrite.com

A food tour of Paris’ 7th arrondissement with Localers

Food tours when I travel. I’m a huge fan! You might remember, from Paris alone, this tour by Flavors of Paris on the Left Bank, the Context Paris Chocolate Walk, the Context “Bobo Palate: New Trends in Parisian Cuisine“, the La Cuisine Paris “Sugar Walk” of the Marais, the “Bellies on Foot” tour, again from […]

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Dorie Greenspan's swordfish with frilly herb salad on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays with Dorie: Swordfish with Frilly Herb Salad

I know Neil will be sad he missed out on this week’s French Fridays with Dorie recipe but he’ll be pleased to know it’s so good that I will be making it again – with other fish and perhaps even chicken.  Swordfish with Frilly Herb Salad (p 297) was on the menu and I was […]

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Bobo Palate: New Trends in Parisian Cuisine (A Context Paris walking tour of the upper Marais)

When I was planning this year’s trip to Paris, I was kind of overwhelmed with how MUCH I wanted to do/ see/ eat. Paris kind of does that to you. One way of managing one’s desires to do/ see/ eat everything is to take a gourmand walking tour, such as those offered (amongst others) by […]

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Silent Sunday: The London Eye

 The London Eye Riverside Bldg, County Hall Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7PB, United Kingdom +44 871 781 3000 website tickets and prices visitor information _______________________________ Did you read my blog in your Google Reader? Did you know that Google Reader is longer as of July 1st? What to do? Well you can follow my […]

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