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Ma Mie

The best baguette in Paris has just been crowned. The big winner, Ridha Khadher artisan Boulanger of Paradis du Gourmand on 156 rue Raymond Losserand in the 14th Arrondissement, upset the incumbent to claim the 2013 title.  The competition is … Continue reading

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Pain au levain

Yippee! Maison Kayser has opened a branch in New York (1294 Third Avenue). When I’m working in France, Kayser is my habitual lunch spot. While there are dozens of Kayser bakeries throughout Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, this is … Continue reading

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Long comme un jour sans pain

Parc restaurant is one of our favorite brunch spots in Philadelphia. Its location, right next to Rittenhouse Square, near Walnut Street shopping, the Kimmel Center, and the Academy of Music, is just perfect. But so are dozens of other restaurants. … Continue reading

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Avoir du pain sur la planche

I love bread. That is, I love really, really fine quality bread. Bread with an actual flavor and a crisp crust. The kind of bread that I can buy on any street in Paris, and yet is so hard to … Continue reading

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