The joys of making pasta!

May 24, 2012 LC 0

A group of us had dinner last night and everyone decided to get involved in the pasta creation, cue a few mini dough disasters, much hilarity and ‘professional’ competition. We made a huge mess, flour everywhere, but the resulting assorted ravioli parcels (more a …
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Saturday market, Rabastens

May 19, 2012 LC 0

Grocery shopping in France is such a pleasure. My favourite market is in the local town, Rabastens, every Saturday. During my time here, I’ve come to know the farmers, butchers, bakers and my favourite cheesemaker a little, enough to have jovial chats every week and mor …

Restaurants: Tarn, France

May 5, 2012 LC 0

Of the places I’ve tried in the  Tarn area, these are my top 3: Le Colvert – Saint Lieux Les Lavaur We had a relaxing long lunch here. The food was delicious, with an absolutely perfect mix of flavours and textures in all the dishes. There wasn’t a single t …