A restaurant for the New Year in Paris – Les Fous …

Old Father Foodie spent over 20 years working as a chef in and around the Glasgow area. He watched the rise of Lambrusco, the demise of the steak house and still remembers life before Mcdonalds.

He then spent many years working on education projects in Europe. Still a keen cook, he has picked up the odd tip or two along the way and now enjoys sharing them on these pages.
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Celebrating New Year in Paris Paris is a popular New Year destination. But where to eat?  Here’s a suggestion for a restaurant for celebrating New…

Old Father Foodie spent over 20 years working as a chef in and around the Glasgow area. He watched the rise of Lambrusco, the demise of the steak house and still remembers life before Mcdonalds.

He then spent many years working on education projects in Europe. Still a keen cook, he has picked up the odd tip or two along the way and now enjoys sharing them on these pages.
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Old Father Foodie spent over 20 years working as a chef in and around the Glasgow area. He watched the rise of Lambrusco, the demise of the steak house and still remembers life before Mcdonalds.

He then spent many years working on education projects in Europe. Still a keen cook, he has picked up the odd tip or two along the way and now enjoys sharing them on these pages.
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Product Review: Gourmet Foie Gras

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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…

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Recipe: Rose, honey and matcha madeleines

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From the Lorraine region of France comes the Madeleine, a delicate small sponge cake with a dainty shell shape.  Lighter than a sponge cake, this…

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Book Review: Teatime in Paris by Jill Colonna

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Jill Colonna relocates to Paris and finds a love for all things French, and especially their pastries.  Starting with the forever asked question of “How…

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Budding Chefs are back!

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This year French Budding Chefs have come West and discovered local food on the West coast of Scotland. The nine young chefs from the Lycée…

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A peek behind the scenes at Scottish Farmed Salmon

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One of the joys of loving food is finding out all about where your food is from and how it is produced.   I was…

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Review – Accommodation: Adonis Carcassonne Résidence la Barbacane, Carcassonne

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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…

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Home made – Fait Maison – sign in French restaurants

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Sign of the times for home made food – Fait Maison- in France   Like elsewhere in the world, French restaurants are under pressure to…

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Le Parc Franck Putelet, Carcassone

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Mr Foodie always has itchy feet at his birthday ( well all year round, can we keep him home!?) so some cheap flights to Carcassone…

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