Tag Archive for Farmers market

Nicoise Salad

Storage RecommendationsNot suitable for the freezer.Serve immediately Calories per serving 222; Time to prepare 10 minutes; Easy For instructions on recipes template see post: Food Madness: Digital & Apps   Featured in the following posts: Lavancia Organic Farm: Hints and Tips to Grow Organic Back to School: Healthy School Lunch Ideas Print Recipe Nicoise Salad Yum Course Salad Cuisine French… Read more →

organic zucchini garlic and provencal herbs

Organic Zucchini a la Agnes’

This recipe using organic zucchini was kindly given to me by Agnes Papone from “Lavancia Farm”. She served her organic zucchini with chickpeas. They can also be served with couscous, or pasta   Storage RecommendationsSuitable for the freezer.Keep for 3 days max. Calories per serving 103; Time to prepare 40 minutes; Medium For instructions on recipes template see post: Food… Read more →

Organic Farming: Lavancia

Overcoming challenges – combining tradition with innovation This was one of the busiest weekends of the summer here in the Cote d’Azur, so we escaped the chaotic coast returning back to nature at the Organic Farm “Lavancia” in Puget Théniers. In 2009, Agnes and Renaud left their urban life to take on the challenge of organic farming. After the first… Read more →

Lavancia Organic Farm To Table

How can we, consumers, buy directly from the Organic Farmers?   1. Organic Farmers Market. 2. AMAP: Organic food delivered directly to the consumer each week. 1. Organic Farmers Market Together with other local Organic Farmers, Agnes and Renaud have created a “Cooperative”, and every Saturday morning they sell their products at the Marche Paysan in Puget Théniers. Most villages… Read more →

Summer peppers

Summer Peppers

Summer is here, and so are the Summer Red Peppers!Big, scarlet red shaded with green and purple, absolutely beautiful, this is what I call Mediterranean peppers. Come June, you will find them in abundance in any farmer markets and Supermarkets at a reasonable price. What a difference between those summer peppers and the one you normally find in the Supermarket… Read more →