Tag: French

Healthy French Food? Mais Oui.

by in Healthy Recipes, July 14, 2014

Would the French approve of some of these lighter twists on their greatest culinary hits? Would Julia Child? Maybe not. But in honor of Bastille Day, let’s just say, vive la différence — and la deliciousness. Light Nicoise Salad (above, from Food Network Magazine) Chock-full of olives, bell peppers, plump cherry tomatoes and chunks ofRead more

Healthy French Recipes for Bastille Day

by in Healthy Recipes, July 14, 2011

Today is a day of celebration for the French, known as Bastille Day or La Fête Nationale (The National Celebration). If you’ll be celebrating the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, or just happen to be craving some French fare, fear not, there are plenty of healthy French options — it’s not all butter, cream and escargots.