Women have made major inroads into the Paris restaurant scene but there are still far more famous male chefs than women. Recent top chef lists – from a November cover story in ...
The 2013 auction of Burgundy wine at the historic Hospices de Beaune on Sunday raised a record 6.3 million euros with one barrel sold for charity going for 131,000 euros to a Chinese buyer.
Kimchi is a staple of Korean cuisine. A mixture of fermented vegetables, often including cabbage, it has a pungent reputation (not unlike French cheese!).
The Dijon Gourmet food fair is an extravagant showcase of French cuisine at its best with heaps of snails, fried frogs and piles of cheese.
France is renowned for having some of the best chefs and culinary traditions in the world.
In January 2012 we aired a story about the Camion qui fume (the Smoking Truck), an American-style food truck ...
France begins its three-day festival of gastronomy today, designed to boost a taste for good food and conviviality around the table.
For the first time in France, four renowned chefs will receive honorary doctorates by the University of Tours.
In the Balkans in Eastern Europe, a bizarre culinary contest was held last weekend in which volunteer chefs faced off at the World Testicle Cooking Championship for the best-tasting dish.
France was the world’s top tourist destination again last year, keeping a position it has held since the 1990s, with 83 million foreigners visiting in 2012.