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I’m no huge lover of red meat, but I’ve got to admit that the recipe and video for araignées in Le Monde this weekend made my mouth water. The araignée (air-ran yeah), or spider steak, is a cut of beef … Continue reading

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On se pâme

It was in a rectangular casserole pan, white in a creamy sauce. What was it? Pasta? Cauliflower? “Mais non! C’est blette,” (blet) I was told. Blette? I was none the wiser. I took the thing I was assured was a … Continue reading

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Breaking fashion news: in a New York court today, Christian Louboutin, the French god of red-soled shoes, lost a case against Yves Saint Laurent for infringing against said distinctive soles. The court said that the color red wasn’t a unique … Continue reading

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