Food & Drink

Food & Drink
Boneshaker donuts

Meet the Woman Who Makes the Most Delicious Donuts in Paris

Fresh donuts at last in Paris! And not just any ordinary donuts. We’re tasting and talking about plump, handrolled sweet pastries only to be found in the new donut shop called Boneshaker in Paris’ second arrondissement. It’s a dream come true for Irish-American expat, pastry chef and mother of three, Amanda Scott.
fish

Man in the Kitchen: A Symbol of Peace and Friendship

As I write this with Paris on my mind, I am staring at a view of the San Bernardino Mountains from the desert in eastern California. Christmas lights ring the palm trees on El Paseo. The holidays are in the air. At a time when suspicion reigns supreme I wonder what good tidings could I possibly bring? This of course led me to think about salmon.
Mimi Thorisson cooking workshop

My Amazing Week in Mimi Thorisson’s Kitchen in France

3 Canadians take a trip to Médoc for a cooking workshop and find magic in the rustic kitchen and world of Mimi Thorisson.
women and wine

Women and Wine: A Special Relationship

Our wine expert discusses the special relationship between women and wine, and the growing importance of women as consumers and professionals.
Bumbleberry pie

Bumbleberry Pie: a Mouthwatering Easy Summer Dessert

Pastry chef Molly Wilkinson shares the joy of baking summer fruits into the sticky delicious goodness of bumbleberry pie.
green beans

Noble Green Beans Side Dish

With their beautiful, bright color, green beans, or haricots verts are an ideal side dish for your festive meal.
champagne

Empowering Women One Bottle of Champagne at a Time!

A Canadian in Paris explains how she created her networking club for women, highlighting the critical role of les femmes in champagne production.
Chopchicks in Paris

10 Top picks from the ChopChicks in Paris for Best Asian Restaurants

Three Asian-American girls from California are on a serious mission to find the best tasting Asian restaurants in Paris. With over 90 restaurants tested, the ChopChicks in Paris, are on an enviable gastronomical treasure hunt. Discover their favorite picks.
ice cream in Paris

6 of the Best Parlors for Decadent Ice Cream in Paris

Summer weather calls for ice cream! And ooh là là, do we have some fantastic options in Paris from the classic to the exotic. For the last couple of weeks, I’ve been tasting lots of ice cream to bring you my favorites in the city known for mouthwatering food.
man in the kitchen

Man in the Kitchen: A Well-Seasoned Proposal

It is the month of resolutions. If we cannot change the world, what might we do to improve ourselves? I aim to write a few more hours a day because I am at one with unfulfilled dreams. To write is to be hungry and that is a condition The Man in the Kitchen relishes.