Monthly Archives: July 2012

La Femme Mange duck at Domaine de Lintillac

I don’t believe I’ve eaten as much duck as I’ve have while living in Paris. Don’t get me wrong, there are plenty of duck specialists in Singapore and a lot of opportunities to eat the quacking fowl. It’s just that … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Crepes in Paris

Our final weeks in Paris were a blitz of activity: packing, exams, graduation ceremonies, logistics and of course eating all those things we’d miss once back in Singapore. I love crepes and their savory siblings, the galette, so I made … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Parisian specialities at Terroir Parisien

A year and some months in Paris has taught me that there is no such thing as a typical French dish. Instead, what we foreigners have assumed to be bonafide French dishes: boeuf bourguignon, duck confit, crepes, etc., are in … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange afternoon tea at Café Musée Jacquemart-André

Many things I will miss from our Paris days, of which tea-time is high on the list. It is an afternoon ritual I’ve picked up during this year of sabbatical, where idleness is a virtue, decadent french patisseries rites of … Continue reading

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