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La Femme Mange Regional Cuisine in Brazil

In Brazil, rice, beans and yellow toasted manioc flour (farofa) made daily appearances on our dining tables. But while the carbohydrates remained constant throughout our 2-week stay, we were treated to a roster of regional specialties as we moved from … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange crepes and crustaceans in Brittany

The husband had a week off school and with me not yet sanctioned by the immigration authorities to leave the country, we made our first domestic trip to Brittany, the land of Celts, crepes and cider. We based ourselves in … Continue reading

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La Villa Corse

I once had a Corsican colleague, whose olive skin and flashing dark eyes (especially when expounding on the dismal state of US government finances) marked him as less French than Mediterranean. So while I had not partaken in a Corsican … Continue reading

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