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Pork Roast “a la Paysanne” aka Slow Roasted Pork Roast on a Bed of Onions and Potatoes

Pork Roast “a la Paysanne” aka Slow Roasted Pork Roast on a Bed of Onions and Potatoes

ShareTweet Peasant Girl Pork Roast. Does that sound appealing? That’s the literal translation of this Roti de Porc a la Paysanne, a deliciously slow roasted pork roast on a bed of caramelized onions and potatoes. The subtle differences between French and English never fail to amuse me. I’m a language and history geek. I can’tContinue Reading

Paris Nous Voila!

Paris Nous Voila!

ShareTweet After two blistering days in Chicago with no power, I threw the contents of our fridge and freezer in the garbage, threw some dirty clothes in our suitcases and raced to the airport to fly to France, our last trip to see my mother as a family of five. We landed this morning atContinue Reading