Category Archives: Côte d’Azur

La Femme Mange Nice (restaurants)

There are so many local dishes in Nice, we could’ve easily stayed a week before we tasted them all. But with only a weekend, our strategy was to pack as many Niçoise or Provencal dishes as we could in two restaurants … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange flowers at La Taille de Guepe

I’ve known that some flowers are edible ever since my Primary 5 science teacher demonstrated how to extract honey from the stamen of the ixora plant. But I’ve never had an entire meal featuring flowers until we lunched at La … Continue reading

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La Femme Snacks in Nice, France

If one can describe cities in colors, then Nice will assume golden hues: the brilliant sunshine that welcomed me warmly to the Cotê d’Azur; the citrus trees lining the streets, branches laden with lemons and oranges; the short, old buildings … Continue reading

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Mon Mari Mange Le Menu Dejeuner at L’Aphrodite, Nice

Weekday lunches are one of the most affordable ways to try out “gastronomique” restaurants. That usually works better for the wife, but on the rare occasions, I get to attempt to be a foodie at a more wallet-friendly price. After … Continue reading

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