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Paris Wine Tastings: June 24-30

Free Tastings June 24 (Thursday) at Les Taulières: tasting of two Cabernet Francs from the Château du Petit Thouars (selection 2009 and reserve 2008) from 7pm. Later on, Sébastian du Petit Thouars (winemaker/DJ) will be spinning a special Cab Franc-inspired mix of music from 9pm to 1:30am

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Paris by Mouth welcomes Patricia Wells

The first cookbook I ever used (but not the first I ever owned) was written by Patricia Wells. I still own this sauce-stained copy of Trattoria and remember our first collaboration: penne all’Arrabiata, cooked for a boy during my senior year of college. Because it turned

Bibs on Parade

Well, here’s something strange: there’s a fashion show for “adult bibs” by Maude Möhlmann happening tonight along the banks of the Seine river. poll by twiigs.com

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Paris Wine Tastings June 10-16

Free Tastings June 10 (Thursday) at Le Garde Robe: tasting with winemaker Arnaud Combier. 41 rue de l’Arbre Sec, 75001. June 11 (Friday) at La Cave du Moulin Vieux: tasting biodynamic Côte de Beaune with the winemaker from Domaine Jean Claude Rateau. From 5pm at

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Eat the Stars. Be the Star.

A London-based production company is looking for diners to take part in a new television show fronted by Michel Roux Junior, who will be bringing seven trainees over from London to see how they cope with the formal dining service at the Michelin 2* restaurant

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Wine Tastings in Paris (June 2-9)

Free Tastings June 4 (Friday) at Le Vin en Tête Saint-Placide: Tasting Côtes de Duras with the winemaker from Chateau Haut-Lavigne (free). From 6:30-9pm at 53 rue Saint-Placide, 75006. June 5 (Saturday) at La Dernière Goutte: Tasting with Philippe Gourdon of Château de La Tour Grise and Philippe Gilbert

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Barbra Austin

Originally from Cleveland, Barbra worked in professional kitchens for more than a decade as a pastry cook, first in Colorado and then in New York where she worked for Jonathan Waxman and Gabrielle Hamilton, among others.  She started blogging about food during a long stay

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Blogger Buzz: La Tête Dans Les Olives

Casanova is an olive oil lover.  Cédric Casanova, that is, the man behind (or with?) La Tête Dans Les Olives, the closet-sized boutique that becomes a table d’hote for five lucky souls at lunch time. Cédric is a grossiste, or wholesaler, but that’s an awfully crass way to

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Blogger Buzz: La Bague de Kenza

Forget macaroons and truffles for a moment, forget the millefeuilles and éclairs.  La Bague de Kenza is a Parisian pastry shop of a different kind.  It’s Algerian. Sticky honey, rich nuts, the crunch of semolina, the perfume of orange and roses, chewy dates, rose:  These are