Tag: frenchriviera

unusual fruits and vegetables Cherimoya & Chayote

Variety of Local Unusual Fruits and Vegetables to Create a Festive Spirit

A quest to find local unusual fruits and vegetables to bring something new to a festive table.Only 1 week to go until Christmas, and I still haven’t decided on the menu. To keep my workload manageable but still looking for a wow factor, I start a quest for exotic and unusual fruits and vegetables.I don’t want to look too far and get… Read more →

Best Supermarkets in the French and the Italian Riviera

The Best Supermarkets on the Italian and French Riviera

Looking for quality/value? Here are some of the best supermarkets on the French and Italian Rivera, including my 2 favourite online stores for Asian and British delicacies and ingredients! The South of France is full of charming farmers’ markets selling fresh local products beautifully arranged in their stalls. Now look closely at the prices: you might have been caught in… Read more →

Saint Paul de Vence

Must See in Saint Paul de Vence 2017

Welcome to Saint Paul de Vence, what ‘s on 2017! Must see Saint Paul de Vence 2017#cotedazurfrance https://t.co/rLUXQ3Vflg pic.twitter.com/nK5YrbAZ4L — Laura Tobin (@lauratobin) May 16, 2017   With the arrival of Spring the French Riviera is becoming busy once again with tourists. Streets, restaurants, beaches and museums become populated again. With plenty of activities in the region, it is hard… Read more →

A “Pop-Up” Marriage: Cinnamon Buns and Vanilla from Madagascar

Dreams really do come true! and this weekend we want to share ours dream with you! Your Guardian Chef and Dolce Italia are happy to announce the marriage between:   Freshly Baked Cinnamon Buns(a renowned children and parents delight) and Vanilla from Madagascar Ice cream ( TripAdvisor certificate of excellence)   Across from the Medieval Church ‘La Collegiate’ in Saint… Read more →

Moulin de Mougins

Moulin de Mougins, how was it?

Monday 26th of September 2016 I was invited at Le Moulin de Mougins to meet with producers, artisan and winemakers. Organized at the luxurious Hotel Le Moulin de Mougins near Cannes, the suppliers of their Michelin Star Restaurant were showcasing their best products. Among my favourite producers: La Cambusa & Casa Dalmasso. There was plenty of delicacies to choose from:… Read more →