The Five Best French Apéritifs + Everything You Need to Know about the French Apéro!

Me. After a late-afternoon swim on my balcony in Collioure, during that magical time of the day called the apéro.

What is an apéritif? Is there a difference between an apéritif and a cocktail? Read on to learn everything you need to know about apéritifs, including the five best French apéritifs.

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French Hangover Prevention: Or, Three Reasons Why I Never Get Hangovers in France

Here’s how to limit the occurrences and severity of hangovers–the French way.

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How to Serve a Cheese Course... the French Way

The Cheese Course. Photo by Richard Swearinger

The French Cheese Course is a wonderful way to bring a lot of fascinating, varied flavors to the table, without a lot of work. In fact, the way the French present a cheese course in the home is usually very easy indeed—elegant simplicity is the

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