Les Gets, Morzine, Lac Montriond summer views

The French Alps in Summer…

It’s been a while since I posted on my blog and I’ve been missing it.  After a busy time lately, I’m spending a few days in the French Alps.  I LOVE the alps in summer almost dare I say it more than in winter.  The landscape, the mountains standing majestic adorned in green, the beauty, the…

A selection of bread from La Boulangerie du Centre, Viry, Haute Savoie

Give us our daily bread

There are some things in France that must never, never change. One of these is that nearly every village, town and City of France has an abundance of good boulangeries (bakeries) and patisseries.  All specialising in that wonderful french staple; bread (le pain) which comes in many shapes and sizes and flavours. Baked fresh several…

La Galette des Rois

La Galette des Rois

Well here we are at the beginning of another year in the wonderful Haute Savoie region and it is a year since I started blogging my culinary adventures in the region in which I live and a few other parts of France that I have visited during the year. Thank you to everyone for your…

La Pela, Les Gets

La Pela, Les Gets

When it is snowing so hard that you can’t see your hand in front of your face – in skiing terms a ‘white out’ what can one do if you can’t ski? Enjoy an apéro and a good lunch in one of the many great restaurants in Les Gets. So having booked a table for…