The Role of Fish and Seafood in French Cuisine
Food is one of life’s greatest pleasures. The sense of smell, the taste of freshly-cooked food and the thought of a good meal leave us feeling relaxed and content. On the flip side, the taste of poor-quality food can leave us feeling…1456
Who are the Most Famous French Chefs?
French gastronomy is as varied as the country itself. It is a melting pot of different cuisines and cultures that have influenced French cuisine over the years. From the northern regions of France, to the southern tip of the country. From the…1838
The World's Best Chefs - Georges Auguste Escoffier
From the Great Pyramids of Giza to the temples of Angkor, gastronomy has been an immense part of the human experience. We know this because our history is full of stories of people trying to make the best possible food using whatever resources…667
Is Crème Brule Truly French?
Crème Brule is perhaps the most iconic French baking speciality, and you’ve probably had it without even knowing it. The name itself may not be French, but its origins are… Or are they? If you love this rich, chocolatey custard dessert and…1562
Truffles and Mushrooms used in French Cooking
Truffles and mushrooms are two of the most popular ingredients in French cuisine. They both have a long history in French cooking. In France, people have a particular love for truffles. These wild mushrooms are grown in the French countryside.…707
What are the most Traditional French Dishes?
French cuisine, like many other cuisines of the world, is a melting pot of various cultural influences. It has been shaped by centuries of contact with various other European nations and their cuisines. These cuisines, in turn, had been…759
A Guide to the Best Restaurants in France
Travelers from all over the world flock to France in droves every year to explore its rich culture, beautiful landscapes, and of course, world-class cuisine. We’re not surprised that so many love exploring the country. From its stunning…697
French Haute Cuisine and Nouvelle Cuisine
The cuisine of France is as varied and beautiful as the country itself. French cuisine has a long history, and many regional varieties and styles. But the country is also a melting pot, with foods from all over the world influencing French…637
Explore the World of French Street Food
The French diet is famous for its wide variety of gastronomical specialties. In fact, some people even believe that their cuisine is the best in the world. The French have a reputation for great food, and street food is a prominent part of this…634