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Product Review: Gourmet Foie Gras

On our recent trip to the Loire Valley, we noticed that foie gras was omnipresent on restaurant menus. It was France after all but it's something you rarely ever see in the UK, mainly because of how it's produced: birds are force-fed to make the "fat liver". But if you're happy to guzzle milk from an animal

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Review – Accommodation: Adonis Carcassonne Résidence la Barbacane, Carcassonne

We bagged some cheap flights from Prestwick to Carcassonne and also managed to find these bargain apartments to stay at. Located within the shadow of the Cité de Carcassonne, Adonis apart-hotel provides a good base to explore both sides of Carcassonne – the Cité and ville basse (lower city). An easy to find reception area, just

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Le Parc Franck Putelet, Carcassone

Mr Foodie always has itchy feet at his birthday ( well all year round, can we keep him home!?) so some cheap flights to Carcassone (Ryanair yay) were found and off we went. Whilst looking for things to do, I stumbled across this restaurant, two Michelin stars, five mins from our apartment and an excellent