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Product NameOne Hundred And One Beautiful Towns In France: Food & Wine (101 Beautiful Small Towns)
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHardcover
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0847830373
SKU0716-WS0501-A02011-0582481783
Price New32.30 US Dollars    (curriencies)
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Height10.26 inches    (convert)
Length10.32 inches    (convert)
Weight53.6 ounces    (convert)
AuthorSimonetta Greggio
Page Count280
BindingHardcover
Published02/19/2008
FeaturesUsed Book in Good Condition
Long DescriptionBeautifully illustrated as well as informative, One Hundred & One Beautiful Towns in France: Food and Wine explores the local delicacies of a country known for and proud of its love of food and wine. Organized by region, this book features a wonderful sampling of French plaisirs de la table and the shops and markets where you can find them. The classic dishes and drink of France are as remarkably varied as its many different regions: Quench your thirst with a glass of calvados, the heady apple brandy that Normandy is known for; reach "land’s end" or Finistère, in Brittany, and enjoy a galette, a savory buckwheat crêpe stuffed with ham and cheese or mushrooms and lobster; don’t miss the vendange (harvest) in romantic Burgundy or a simple, hearty meal of boeuf bourguignon; in scenic Alsace enjoy a piping-hot flammekueche, a tart of local cheeses, speck, and onions. A thorough appendix provides useful addresses and phone numbers to accommodate planning your trip, including hotel listings, restaurants, wineries, and shops. Sidebars give information on local delicacies to be tasted and imbibed, as well as where to find the choicest goods.
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