Verrines Turn a Meal into a Celebration

One day last week my friend Elsie and I decided to master the art of verrines, brightly colored layers of ingredients served on top of each other in little glasses. Verrines have been popular in France for some time—stylish, structured, easy to prepare, elegant to present. They are perfect to begin or end a celebratory… Continue reading Verrines Turn a Meal into a Celebration

Virtual Trip: Christmas Market at La Tuffiere Vineyard

A Christmas market held at a winery will feature wine products, as well as other local specialties for celebrating the holidays. These are some of the treats Mary Pochez found when she and her husband visited Domaine La Tuffiére, a vineyard in the countryside near Angers, last week. A selection of the region’s wines. Jams made… Continue reading Virtual Trip: Christmas Market at La Tuffiere Vineyard