French comfort food you should be eating this winter

Summer’s over so we might as well throw our swimwear on the fire and grow ourselves a lovely layer of fat to keep us warm through the cold months. Thankfully France is here with some delicious and outrageously rich dishes, ...

How to snack like a French person

In Britain, we love nothing more than shovelling snacks into our pie holes at all hours of the day. Not so in France where eating is a serious business and snacking – or grignotage – has a set of rules ...

7 times French takeaway menus went too far

So much inappropriate cheese. 1. Cream cheese sushi Maki with Philidelphia inside? That costs more than fish maki? 2. Cheese kebabs Putting something that melts on a kebab is a great idea. Top work. 3. frog’s leg curry Maybe this ...

The 7 steps to cheese nirvana

What on earth could possibly be nicer than cheese? Nothing, you say, quite confidently. Well I tell you, you’re WRONG. (Wrong-ish.) Because there is something, and that thing is melted cheese. Boo-yah, didn’t see that coming, did you? Unless you ...