Vic Fezensac on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: Market Day in Vic-Fezensac

Last summer I had the pleasure of visiting the lovely town of Vic-Fezensac in the neighbouring (to the Lot-et-Garonne where Nérac is located) Gers department on market day. Eleanor, my good friend from VivreinFrance who runs market cooking classes (a visit to the market and a cooking class, all en français) invited me to tag … Read more

Duck Season Eating Drinking and Other Misadventures in Gascony France's Last Best Place byDavid McAnich on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Summer Reads: Duck Season: Eating, Drinking and Other Misadventures in Gascony, France’s Last Best Place

Welcome to Summer Reads 2017 where I’ll be reviewing a series of “not just cookbooks”. Today for Summer Reads I’m excited to introduce you to Duck Season: Eating, Drinking and Other Misadventures in Gascony, France’s Last Best Place by David McAninch. McAninch is the Features Editor at Chicago Magazine and the book tells the story … Read more