Recipes & Stories From The Most Romantic City In The World
Description: In Love with Paris is an irresistible combination of 50 mouth-watering sweet and savoury recipes and heart-melting love stories.
Take a culinary walk through the city of love and its most romantic spots, and enjoy classic French cuisine, from croque madame and coq au vin, to madeleines and lemon tarts.
Immerse yourself in the city that inspired writers and photographers like Victor Hugo, Ernest Hemingway, Francis Scott Fitzgerald and Victor Doisneau, and visit the iconic locations of films like The Lovers on the Bridge and Amélie.
In Love with Paris will make you fall in love with Paris – again and again.
This is an utterly gorgeous book!
The Introduction sets the scene:
‘Paris! Dreamy alleys, romantic parks and little cafés – and delicious food wherever you go. We will meander through the city, the magic of the French language in our ears, and in our heads all the films, stories, poems, musicals and chansons …. Our hearts will beat faster when the scent of freshly baked croissants wafts through the morning air and tempting tartlets and macarons from the patisseries enhance the afternoon. …… And by the evening at the latest, with the day drawing to a close as we marvel at the sparkling Eiffel Tower, we will without a doubt be in love – with Paris!’
The content seamlessly combines recipes for the most mouth-watering iconic French delicacies with beautiful romantic extracts of stories, poems, history and suggestions of places to visit.
It is organised under the following headings:
Above the City’s Rooftops
The Most Beautiful Parks
Along the Seine
On the Streets
Together with a summary of the author’s Favourite Recipes with a Heart.
The photography is outstanding, with atmospheric location shots and tempting images of the delicious food.
We absolutely adored In Love with Paris, with an irresistible combination of delicious recipes and evocative stories this exquisite book is a wonderful way to escape. Highly Recommended!
In Love with Paris – Anne-Katrin Weber
Recipes & Stories From The Most Romantic City In The World – Published by Hardie Grant