Category Archives: Eating

October

October is upon us. Where did September go? The fact that I spent 2 weeks in Corsica and that within 48 hours of returning 4 friends (who were expected) turned up for the week. As soon as they left, the … Continue reading

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Tasting

Excellent article from my friend Bob on their blog “Lets live in France”. I attended the “FĂȘte de la Gastronomie” in Carcassonne the other day and it was certainly very pleasant as Bob describes. The event is organised by my … Continue reading

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Figues de Barbarie

I simply love that fruit. Bought some at the market at the weekend and it has been my diet for the past couple of days. There are so many growing in the wild that I might go for a drive … Continue reading

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Cheese

It is indeed a privilege to live in a country with such a cheese cult. The variety is simply stunning. In the past few weeks, I have been rediscovering a couple of my earlier favorites. Epoisses So creamy and tasty. … Continue reading

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Domaine d’Auriac

The Domaine d’Auriac located next to the Golf Course is also where the headquarters of the Rotary Club Carcassonne. Being a rotarian, we meet every week on Thursday evening for an aperitif or dinner. The service is always impeccable. I … Continue reading

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Figs

Figues (in French) My little fig tree has been producing quite a few small and sweet fruits. They rippen in a matter of hours and I am glad none of the birds have caught on yet. There is nothing better … Continue reading

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