RAP Épicerie, 75009

There are many Italian delicatessens in Paris but there are very few who have such high-quality products as the RAP Épicerie. Alessandra Pierini arrived in Paris in 2010 and her mission was to source the best of Italy and bring it to France. Still independent, she currently stocks over 1000 products, purchased directly from more than 300 … Continue reading RAP Épicerie, 75009

“Les Goûters du Cœur” / Upcoming Christmas Charity Event 2015

STOP PRESS! Normally, I only write about upcoming events on my Facebook page. There are so many delicious diary entries for every single day in Paris that to put them on a static blog would make them quickly out of place and out of date. However this particular event is particularly special, thus I am making an … Continue reading “Les Goûters du Cœur” / Upcoming Christmas Charity Event 2015

Le Dépanneur, 75009

Shortly before August 2013, Pigalle's well-known all-day-and-all-night joint, Le Dépanneur, re-opened under new management. Situated in trendy SoPi (South Pigalle for those of you not in the know) the restaurant is barely a hop, skip and jump away from the seedy attractations around the Moulin Rouge. However its unique exterieur, large windows reminiscent of either a school … Continue reading Le Dépanneur, 75009

La Ferme Saint Hubert, 75009

It happens fairly often in my Paris lifestyle that I am faced with moments when I need spectacularly good cheese. I'm not talking just good, average or passable cheese. I'm talking something that would be the crème de la crème. Such moments have been finding an aged Comte to accompany a passito wine made by the French model and actress Carole … Continue reading La Ferme Saint Hubert, 75009