30 septembre 2011

On Thoumieux restaurant and on the Transmission of Values

A very special day and week... What a strange week I have just experienced... just like an emotional roller coaster : joy, sorrow, introspection ... I'm not a great writer, I sometimes struggle to express my feelings so may I ask you to forgive in advance the little infelicities of style you will find here and there ...Joy: For those who follow this blog or who know me personally, you already know that I won the first prize of glamour magazine's recipe contest. The jury member being Mr Jean-François Piège,a very famous... [Lire la suite]
Posté par FoodieFroggy à 12:05 - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , , , ,

27 septembre 2011

Potiron + Orgeat = un duo gagnant, Pumpkin + Orgeat = a winning team

Croustillants Kadaif à la Marmelade de Potiron et Glace à l'OrgeatKataifi Tartlets with Pumpkin Marmalade and Orgeat Ice-cream Sometimes, cooking resembles a mathematical problem : Anne has a kataifi dough pack, but does not know what to do with it. Anne has a brand new ice-cream maker and wants to use it. Anne loves pumpkin and orgeat together. The problem to solve is to find a recipe where Anne can use all 3 ingredients and tools mentionned above. You have one minute for that. Not the sligthest idea ? Oh no, I'll have to make my... [Lire la suite]
Posté par FoodieFroggy à 08:00 - Commentaires [6] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , , , , ,
23 septembre 2011

Cheese&Wine chez Fauchon

A new category for my blog today : "My Smart Reviews". This does not mean that, allof a sudden, my reviews will  become witty and very clever ! ;-) No, it is just a new sort of short, easy to read reviews with photos taken from my smartphone (hence the name). I hope you will enjoy this category, which will allow me to be more present here. Inauguration d'une nouvelle catégorie chez Foodie Froggy : "My Smart Reviews". Non que ces critiques seront forcément d'une intelligence folle, ce serait très prétentieux de ma... [Lire la suite]
Posté par FoodieFroggy à 11:14 - - Commentaires [1] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , , , , ,
01 septembre 2011

My Restaurant Reviews

(last updated in 2012. For updated reviews or pictures, follow my instagram account @foodiefroggy) In Paris Le Beurre Noisette in the 15th arrondissement : New "Bistrot Parisien".The food was OK but the slow service spoilt it all. Read my review   Le ChateauBriand in the 11th arrondissement. One of the trendiest restaurant in Paris, but maybe the food was actually too trendy for my palate. Read my review   Le Pré Catelan in the 16th arrondissement. A stunning lunch in a wonderful place. Read my review ... [Lire la suite]
Posté par FoodieFroggy à 08:53 - - Commentaires [2] - Permalien [#]
Tags : ,