Piments Oiseaux, Forcalquier market, Provence, France
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The Colours of Provence

January 28, 2014 Andy 0

Provence did not disappoint. She may have lost her lavender and sunflowers for another year but all that served to do was to focus the attention on the beauty that lies beyond her seasonal glories. […]

Banon cheese
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Banon Cheese Shop

November 21, 2013 Andy 0

Without hesitation, a small, round parcel of chestnut leaves tied with raffia was placed in our hands and we were told to give it just the gentlest of squeezes. The sides yielded effortlessly with a squidgy promise of runny insides. […]