Country, Course, Diet, Ingredient, Recipes

Korean-style Russian Carrot Salad. Корейская Морковка / Mорковча

Photo Credit: Another Russian culinary legend that you will absolutely surely encounter on your travels to Russia –  a crunchy and spicy carrot salad made with garlic, sunflower oil, and a few spices. ItContinue reading

Restaurant Reviews

Les Compagnons de la Grappe

Photo Credit: Les Compagnons de la Grappe **** (out of 5) 26 rue Lepelletier Lille, 59000, France Neatly-tucked away from the hustle of Lille’s centre, Les Compagnons de la Grappe offers traditional Flemish andContinue reading

Cooking type, Country, Ingredient, Recipes, Travel

Chantilly Cream

Chantilly Cream over raspberries.Photo credit: One cannot leave Chantilly without trying the Chantilly cream. Each village in France has its own culinary traditions and specialties, with Chantilly being no exception – this is anContinue reading


The Chantilly Castle

Having experienced Lille’s braderie in 2010, we decided to escape it this time. Although vintage and antique shopping does hold a particular attraction to us, but the circumstances haven’t changed – the kids dislike crowdsContinue reading