Claus, the best breakfast of Paris?
Claus, le meilleur petit-déjeuner de Paris?
I am a real fan of breakfast, not because “that is the meal-the-most-significant-of-the-day” but because it is in my opinion the meal that is the most “gourmand”(with the goûter… yes, it is a meal too …). Therefore I had to try the famous L’épicerie du petit-déjeuner Claus ! I avoided going there during the weekend knowing that the address is often crowded as crazy, and I took advantage of an appointment on weekdays in the neighborhood in order to make a gourmet break.
Are we all head chefs?
Unless you live alone on a desert island, you are probably aware of the current”sharing” trend. We are sharing our networks, our opinions on Facebook, our pictures but also our taxi, our house, our room and as a consequence our meals !
We are definitly living under the age of the sharing economy, those who do not accept it may still try to slow things down, it will not change the simple fact that if this model meets success, it just means that it is meeting a current need.
Lover of beautiful and sweet liqueurs? The Miranille then is likely to please you! As the name suggests it, it is a marriage between a Bourbon vanilla liqueur and a Lorraine mirabelle plum liqueur. Continue reading
TAHINI by Naive, a Lituanian chocolate
I wanted to write an article about this chocolate since a long time now; of course we know about the French and the Belgian chocolate, but have you ever heard about the Lituanian chocolate? Of course the cocoa beans are coming from Asia and South America, but then it’s entirely manufactured in Lithuania. Continue reading
L’Assiette Michelin: le symbole de trop ?
La nouvelle édition du Guide Michelin sera disponible dès la semaine prochaine mais déjà certaines annonces risquent de créer la polémique, et ici je ne parle pas de l’attribution des étoiles.
Christmas gourmet gift ideas for less than 10€
Christmas is closer than ever! And maybe you are totally late (and broke) to buy your Christmas gifts. Don’t worry, I will share with you 10 Christmas gifts ideas under 10€. Just be careful if you order online because the shipping cost can be really high sometimes.
C’est l’heure des calendriers de l’Avent!
Christmas is coming! But until then, adults and kids, we’ll wait opening each day our little windows. Even if this old tradition is clearly back to fashion, I personally think it’s better if the surprise is eatable and if it tastes good!
Here is my selection of great Advent calendars, that seem to be tasty and can be also great gifts for friends or family. Continue reading
Le salon du chocolat de Paris
At the eve of the opening of the 2015 edition of the Salon du Chocolat in Paris, I realize I didn’t get the time to write about the 20st edition that took place last year. So I’ll do it now and hopefully it will make you want to visit it this year.
5 good reasons to visit the Salon du Chocolat if you never did it before:
L’Eclair de Génie par Christophe Adam
If there is one place in which you can enjoy an absolutely delicious “eclair”, it is in the bakery of Christophe Adam, who decided to make it his specialty. And it must be admitted it is a success! The choux pastry is perfectly controlled, nor overcooked or too humid with a light biscuit flavor. Continue reading