The best French vegetable recipes are made using the best organic fresh ingredients. Growing your own is the ideal solution.
Visit any local market in any village in France and you can't fail to spot how important fresh vegetables are to the french.
French vegetable recipes like 'Cépes à la Sarladaise' which is ceps cooked with potatoes and garlic, and 'Tomates a la Provencale' braised tomatoes, just wouldn't taste the same if fresh ingredients were not used.
You'll notice as they buy their vegetables, how they examine their
veggies, not worrying about the misshapen ones, they pick out the ripest
for their flavour.
Its always a good idea to be able to grow your own vegetables. Not always possible in a small garden, I know what it's like having next to no space and wanting to eat my own produce.
But even in the smallest of places, I found room for tomatoes, grown from a grow bag and herbs, grown in pots. 'Where there's a will, there's a way'.
Fried Potatoes with Garlic
'Potate Sarladaise' is a traditional french recipe. A very popular regional favourite from Périgord..
Fried Pumpkin Slices 'Chips de Citrouille' is a traditional french recipe. From the Périgord. region of France.
Red Cabbage 'Chou Rouge' is a recipe from the Lorraine region of France. Best Braised, serve with game or red meat.
Ceps with Potatoes and Garlic 'Cépes à la Sarladaise' is another traditional recipe from the historic region of Périgord.
Braised Tomatoes 'Tomates à la Provençale' is a traditional recipe from Provence. This popular dish is normally served with a meat dish.
Tarte au Pistou is a traditional dish from the Provence region of France. It is a perfect meal if you are a vegetarian or are cooking for one.
This is a very famous French restaurant in Tremolat, I have eaten here several times, as I was lucky enough to live practically next door. Its a unique location where you can relax with nature or share a michelin quality meal with friends or family.
The Alsace Wine Route
Discover over 100 miles of vineyards, learn about grape varieties & the winegrowers of the region such as Riesling, Muscat or Pinot Noir.
The Palace of Gingerbread
Situated in Gertwiller, this interactive visitor centre, is dedicated to Gingerbread. Learn about the 200 year history of the Gingerbread Man.
Located in the center of the old town of Colmar, this museum is decicated to the memory of the sculptor Auguste Bartholdi, the creator of the statue of liberty. There is also a replica of the statue which was erected to commemorate the 100th anniversary of his death.