Alléosse, 75017

The cute, little, pedestrianised market street rue Poncelet, tucked behind the Arc de Triomphe and metres away from Place des Ternes and the picturesque Parc Monceau, is well worth a visit should you be in the area. Fruit, vegetables, freshly baked baguette-traditions, rotisserie chicken and wine, bien sur... all being sold in the street and in individual … Continue reading Alléosse, 75017

Wine at Coureurs de Terroirs

Coureurs de Terroirs, 75017

This wine shop is exactly what I wish existed in my neighbourhood. A small shoe-box space but filled to the rafters with natural wine. From the Loire to the Languedoc, Burgundy to the Rhone, the very knowledgeable Sebastien Bercot is sure to have what you need. Prices range from 6.50 euros to upwards of fifty so … Continue reading Coureurs de Terroirs, 75017

Le Garde Robe, 75017

"No One Knows You" by John McNulty and the Dimestore http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkmAZaijrTU Something a little folk-y seems to sum up this wine bar pretty well. It's got a casual vibe but you get the feeling that they'd remember you if you go back next week and that it could quickly becoming your regular. "No one knows … Continue reading Le Garde Robe, 75017