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Enhance Your Cooking Enjoyment with Professional Cookware from France

03.02.2007 · Posted in Cooking Articles

The best place to buy french cookware is in France, notsurprisingly. However, if you can't travel to Paris, do not fret, you can start your French cookware collection by surfing ebay for le-creuset pots both old and new. Do not be put off by purchasing a second hand le creuset ***, because they last and ...

Glorious Gastronomy and the Amazing Loire Valley in France

02.24.2007 · Posted in Other F&B Articles

The Val de la Loire known as "the Garden of France" is a fertile place where a rich farmland is spread on both sides of the beautiful Loire river. The region became the favourite residence of French Kings and Queens and mistresses from the middle ages to the Renaissance. Little by little, strongholds had become ...

Exceptional Loire Valley White Wine for Aging

02.24.2007 · Posted in Wine and Spirits Articles

Most people are aware of the general rule that white wines should not be aged. For example most Californian wines are meant to be ***** immediately and should never ever be aged. Generally white wines should not be aged because they are low on tannis and it is the tannis present in red wine which ...

Wines of the Loire Valley

02.23.2007 · Posted in Wine and Spirits Articles

The Loire River in France flows through the Touraine area for almost 100 kilometres dotted with many amazing French chateau open to the public and a wonderful location for a holiday. There are 5 AOC wines (Appelations d'origine Controlees - wines of controlled origin and quality) awarded throughout this area: Touraine, Touraine Amboise, Touraine Azay-le-Rideau, ...

Try Something a Bit Different This St Valentines Day – Vouvray

02.23.2007 · Posted in Wine and Spirits Articles

Are you tired of the same old Valentine's Day dozen long-stemmed red roses and box of chocolates and dinners out that make you feel like a gold-fish in a gold-fish bowl. This year do something unique, something different that tells the person you love that you care, and that you took the time ...

Delicious Goat’s Cheeses from the Loire Valley in France

02.23.2007 · Posted in Vegetarian Articles

The Loire Valley offers goat's cheese lovers a paradise. It is a wonderful location for a holiday meandering beside the Loire River, visiting famous historic chateaux, cheese producers and caves for wine tasting and even staying in a boutique castle hotel if you chose. This area is justly called the Garden of France, and is ...

I Love Italian Wine and Food – Amarone and Friends

02.12.2007 · Posted in Wine and Spirits Articles

I love Italian wine and food so much that I am doing a series on the typical and special wines and foods of Italy's twenty regions. This article records the results of tasting a fine Veneto red wine, both on its own and with food. Was it a bargain? ...