Tag Archives: paella

Paella pointers, and other tidbits

Why does Nigella Lawson insist on pronouncing paella with an “l” sound? I don’t know. But I do know that (a) the dish should be pronounced in the Spanish manner, something like pie-AY-uh,  and (b) that it is one of … Continue reading

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Tips for new readers, and a tour of our super-sized market

Radio Free Daglan continues to attract followers, either by personal recommendation or through Internet searches, so today I’ll start with just a few pointers for new readers. Then I’ll provide a quick look at Sunday’s Promenade en Gastronomie, when Daglan’s … Continue reading

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A Good Night

Remember “A Good Year”? If you love the south of France, chances are excellent that you’ve seen the romantic-comedy, most of which takes place in Provence. Last night, my wife Jan and I enjoyed an event in a small village … Continue reading

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