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French Fried Red Mullet

What I really wanted was yellow cornmeal coated cat or buffalo fish fried by my father. But my father died many years ago, there’s no yellow cornmeal in the French supermarkets that I know of and my ‘monger would certainly sneer if I … Continue reading

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The Camera Battery Situation

Okay, long story short, I packed my battery charger in the airfreight.  When I took these pictures I had one black, blinking block showing on the camera.  Lord have mercy!  It’s not fun to take pictures when you’re stressing over … Continue reading

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Crispy Red Mullet with Herbs

While cruising by the fish market I heard tiny little fish voices calling out to me; “Hello, hey you American, look at us”, but it was in French.  So I did.  I saw the prettiest little red mullets, so fresh … Continue reading

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Red Mullet with Roasted Pepper sauce

Aren’t IPad photos ugly? It was iPad or Jade’s tripod (my husband’s bringing the Manfrotto on the weekend). I’ve had my coffee and am off to Paris tomorrow for hair care. Roger would want to know 😉

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Rouget a la Sauce Vierge

The fish monger recommended these red mullets.   He chose and filleted two nice fresh ones.  This time I decided to try cooking these quickly in the oven.   They were good and it’s a carefree way to cook these … Continue reading

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Eating French

We were first invited to a meal with the French in Niger, probably about 1984-85.   We had become friends with several French firemen, policemen and their spouses through our horseback riding club.  Quite an adventurous group; they would organize … Continue reading

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