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La Fête Nationale – Bastille Day Food

14 Jul 14 by

Today is La Fête Nationale – the National Day of France! We’ve put together a little pique-nique français to celebrate…We’ve got Gainsbourg blaring, brûlées baking, a fresh Strawberry and Mozzarella Salad and a classic Pissaladière from the Sunny south of France.

Recipes Jams, Chutneys & Sauces


8 Jul 14 by

This punchy number is herbaceous, tart and garlicky with a little bonus chilli after burn.

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World Cup Semifinal 2: Empanadas Vs. Pofferjtes

8 Jul 14 by

Here’s a couple of recipes for your World Cup Semifinal Round 2 enjoyment – a culturally appropriate version of the global sports viewing snack of choice (pastry filled with meat), followed by a little sweet treat.

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Pear & Grape Galettes

12 Jun 14 by

You can’t really go wrong with these little freeform pastries – just about every fruit imaginable atop pastry and almond cream is generous and delicious. Illustration by Georgie Thompson

Tasty Tunes


1 Jun 14 by

With Tour de France in full flight, we’re celebrating all things French this week with Bardot as #fridayfoodfox, a Bastille day picnic banquet and a Tasty Tune compilation of sultry 60′s French pop, reverb-drenched freakbeat – Sexy, sweet and strange.. Mangez-moi!

Recipes Dips & Pieces

Mushroom Pâté

26 May 14 by

This retro number is a vegetarian-friendly pâté, and is just as rich and umami as it’s offal-inclusive affiliates.

Art & Design

Illustrated Table

22 May 14 by

This is a beautiful photo shoot that appeared in German magazine Brigitte, and was found on a lovely blog, Dietlind Wolf.