Tag Archives: apricot tart

Polishing off the Tour de France

The time frame may be different, but our basic idea for finishing off the Tour de France — the Sunday “Ride into Paris” — is the same. Namely, Champagne, good food, good friends. When my wife Jan and I lived … Continue reading

Posted in Exercise and fitness, Food, Life in southwest France, Sports, Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The apricot two-step

Here’s your dilemma: It’s summer, and you’ve just been given a whole bunch of fresh fruit. Let’s say apricots, for example. Alternately, you’ve been to a local market and bought a basket of them, on a bit of a whim. … Continue reading

Posted in French food, Life in southwest France | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments