Paris Chef Spotlight: Sylvain Daniere Q & A

Thursday, Jun 4th 2015
Paris Chef Spotlight: Sylvain Daniere Q & A We sat down with Paris chef Sylvain Danière, owner of l’Ourcine on Paris’ left bank. The chef opened the restaurant in 2004 and completed a full renovation in 2012-2013, closing the restaurant for a year. Chef Danière’s ...

Tour Paris: Essential Guide and Tips

Tuesday, May 19th 2015
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Those who want to tour Paris and all that it has to offer may find the abundance of attractions and historic sites overwhelming. What museums should you visit (other than the Louvre)? When’s the best time to see the Eiffel Tower? How do you plan a romantic trip in the most romantic city ...

Eating in Paris: An Essential Guide

Saturday, May 2nd 2015
Eating in Paris is a delight for foodies and the casual diner, alike and is well known as one of the world’s top gastronomical destinations. From bistros to Michelin star dining, the City of Light is a foodie’s paradise. Here is our essential guide to Paris’ cuisine with recommendations for ...

Paris Michelin Restaurants: Which Restaurants Won and Lost Stars

Wednesday, Apr 15th 2015
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At the beginning of every year, the food world stands still – especially in France – to see what’s in the stars in the cosmos of Paris Michelin restaurants. We’ve got the scoop on what went down (and up!). Paris already boasts nine of the Michelin guide’s 3 star establishments and many ...

(Video) Top 5 Romantic Things to Do in Paris

Saturday, Feb 21st 2015
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In this Tuesday Tip we give you our top five suggestions for romantic things to do in Paris. Video Transcript: Top 5 Romantic Things to Do in Paris Hi, this is Pascale Bernasse with French Wine Explorers and this is your Tuesday Tip in About a Minute. As you know, Paris is one of the […]

French Wine Explorers Celebrates its 15th Year Planning Wine Tours in France

Monday, Jan 19th 2015
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(Press Release from PRWeb) Luxury wine and culinary tour company, French Wine Explorers is set to celebrate its fifteenth year crafting one-of-a-kind trips to France and Italy. “We’re excited about celebrating our fifteenth anniversary,” says Pascale Bernasse, President of French Wine ...

The Top 5 Best Paris Cocktail Bars: Where to Savor Your Next Sip

Thursday, Jan 8th 2015
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Just five years ago, it was hard to come up with a list of best cocktail bars in Paris. But there is a new trend that has driven Parisians more towards cocktails — especially as an apéritif. Here are five of the best Paris cocktail bars to try on your next trip to the City of […]

Three Must-Visit Paris Christmas Markets for Foodies

Tuesday, Dec 16th 2014
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When you visit Europe at Christmas, you may be struck by what appears to be a discernible lack of Christmas joy — from an American perspective, at any rate. There is very little Christmas music in supermarkets and restaurants, and while you’ll see twinkle lights nearly everywhere in ...

Dining in France: 5 Helpful Tips For the Best Experience

Saturday, Dec 6th 2014
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You may think that dining in France is much like eating out in any country. Walk into a restaurant, ask for a menu, order, eat, pay, leave. And yet if you’re used to American restaurants, there are a few things about the French system that might strike you as odd. Never fear; with this ...

Thanksgiving in Paris

Wednesday, Nov 26th 2014
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Celebrating Thanksgiving in Paris can seem like a contradiction in terms. And yet whether you’re an expat living in Paris for the long haul or a tourist who doesn’t want to miss out on the traditional festivities, there are a few things you can do to make sure that Turkey Day stays ...

Top Paris Fondue Restaurants

Tuesday, Nov 11th 2014
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As winter approaches, those of us in the States might be getting ready for warm chicken soup or cinnamon-spiced cider. If you travel to Paris, fondue restaurants should be on your bucket list, especially during the colder months.  That is the time when Parisians enjoy mass quantities of melted ...

Dining in Paris, Belle Époque Style

Thursday, Oct 30th 2014
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When you imagine dining in Paris, do you imagine tuxedoed waiters, wood paneling and mirrored walls? You’re probably thinking of Belle Epoque Paris, and not without good reason – the beginning of the 20th century in Paris was a period characterized by optimism, advancement and prosperity. This ...

Top 5 Paris Steak Frites

Sunday, Oct 12th 2014
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Finding the best Paris steak frites has become a minor obsession of ours. France is famous for refined cuisine, for sauces and pastries and dishes that require a specific fork. But the fact remains that some of the most beloved French dishes are the simplest: croque monsieur, oeuf mayo, ...

Farm to Table Paris & Beyond; 3 Chefs Serving Local Fare

Wednesday, Sep 10th 2014
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Farm to Table Paris & Beyond; 3 Chefs Serving Local Fare With the fall harvest quickly approaching, the menus of top French restaurants are changing to reflect what’s popping up on market stands, at the massive Rungis market outside the capital, and even in certain chefs’ own gardens! Chefs ...

3 Must-Try Parisian Pastries

Sunday, Sep 7th 2014
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Paris truly is a foodie paradise, home to some of the world’s best chefs, best restaurants, best ingredients, and best desserts. While restaurant pastries are often quite exquisite, be sure that you make some time (and space!) to taste desserts from some of Paris’ best patisseries. While there ...

Top Michelin Starred Restaurants in Paris

Thursday, Jul 31st 2014
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**Updated June, 2015 Foodies headed to Paris know they’re in luck, but do they know exactly how lucky? Paris is home to over 70 Michelin-starred establishments, many of which climb to the 2 and 3 star range. Discover top Michelin starred restaurants in Paris and start making your choices now; ...