Its annual return is more than just a culinary event Continue reading The history of the Galette des Rois and why the French eat it during Epiphany
Époisses de Bourgogne, more commonly known as Époisses, is a celebrated French cheese originating from the small village of Époisses in the Burgundy region of France. Renowned for its robust flavor and pungent aroma, this cheese is a must-try for any serious cheese aficionado. Origin and Designation: Époisses de Bourgogne, or simply Époisses, is a traditional French cheese that originates from the village of Époisses … Continue reading Cheese cheatsheet: 5 fast facts about Époisses
When you embark on a gastronomic exploration in France, one term you’re likely to come across is “AOC,” short for Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée. Translated to “controlled designation of origin,” AOC is a certification granted to certain French agricultural products, most notably wines and cheeses, based on the concept of terroir. It is at times, interchangeable with Appellation d’Origine Protégée (AOP). The difference? AOC is France’s national … Continue reading What is the AOC or Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée label?
Famed for its world-class vineyards, wines feature prominently in local cooking and drinking. Continue reading These essential dishes define the cuisine of Burgundy
The Basilica of the Sacred Heart, or Sacré-Cœur Basilica, located in the vibrant city of Paris, is not merely a world-renowned monument but a testament to the city’s tumultuous past and its deep-seated spiritual devotion. The Basilica’s history is as intriguing as its architectural brilliance, revealing a fascinating journey from a vision to an iconic structure. The Sacré-Cœur Basilica finds its origins in a period … Continue reading The history of the Sacré-Coeur Basilica in Montmartre
The sneaker features a clean, white leather exterior and a mesh tongue and lining, an ode to the time-honored AF1 design. Continue reading Jacquemus X Nike’s JF1 sneakers is set to be this summer’s must-have
Experts are hailing the new device as a revolution in a sector that’s been eclipsed by the advent of AI Continue reading When will Apple’s Vision Pro head set be available in France?
Vibrant and succulent, tomatoes come into their prime during this time. Continue reading 11 French tomato varieties to know now that they’re in season
While significant strides have been made, the fight for full equality and acceptance continues. Continue reading The history of the LGBT movement and gay rights in France
These exceptional hotels embody French standards of excellence and contribute to enhancing the image of France throughout the world. Continue reading Why France’s palace hotels are the ultimate luxury stays