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How the French Eat – Part 1

Part 1 is about clarifying a different way of eating, not claiming that it is better. In fact, Marie-NoŽlle pokes copious fun at the French while explaining what food means to the French, and describing how they eat at home, with guests, and in restaurants. Basic ingredients of French cooking are discussed as well as the etiquette when invited to eat in a French home.

How the French Eat – Part 2

Part 2 describes French markets and how the French behave in them; food eaten at picnics; and dishes prepared on feast days such as Christmas, epiphany, weddings etc…

Make your event that little bit more special by serving French refreshments. Advice on menus and recipes can be given.

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