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Favourite French Treats: Part II

Here’s Part II (Part I was yesterday) of my zero-calorie post of some well-known and well-loved French desserts, cakes and treats. Don’t forget to let me know in the comments below if I’ve omitted your favourite! Fraisier The cake’s name is derived from the… Continue Reading “Favourite French Treats: Part II”

Favourite French Treats: Part I

I was going to do another A to Z but that would mean a lot of tempting treats wouldn’t be included, and we can’t have that! You should be aware that, despite its contents, this is a zero-calorie post. In no particular order, here’s… Continue Reading “Favourite French Treats: Part I”

La Chandeleur – crêpes all round!

We’ve had croissants, today we’ve got crêpes! Yes, in France we’ll all be digging out our crêpes pans or non-stick frying pans to celebrate La Chandeleur, a religious holiday that’s been around since Roman times. Why crêpes and why today? Well there’s a lot… Continue Reading “La Chandeleur – crêpes all round!”