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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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Red Mullet Fillets with Saffron Sauce

Here in France these pretty little babies are called rouget barbet.   I had these once at our town’s 2 star Michelin restaurant, La Madeleine,  and couldn’t get them out of my mind. That was about 3 or 4 years … Continue reading

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