La Maison aux Fruits
Travel Blogs from L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
... oil and gently sauté the onion, celery and garlic until soft. Add the rice and stir to coat in the oil. Add the salt, chicken stock or water and bring to the boil. Reduce the heat to a gentle simmer, cover and cook for 45 minutes then turn off the heat and leave to steam for 10 minutes. Toss the almonds and parsley through just before serving.
Fricassee of chicken & figs
2 tablespoons flour
1 teaspoon sweet smoked ...
Well, it had to happen sooner or later and better for being later. After Easter, the tourist buses have finally appeared. All the back country roads aren't a deterrent and even in little Roussillon that we have tries to visit on two previous occasions had one at 10.30 am.
But that's still not what I'm talking about. We have also noticed an increase in rental cars, so ...
... had no difficulty parking on the fringe of the old town centre, just a 500 metre walk into the centre of town where the markets were set up. We had the feeling that while this is a large market, it is more for locals than tourists. Apart from buying a new wallet, we weren't there for the market.
... tables, including 4 Americans had the major tasting menu. We were kept waiting longer between courses than everyone else. A table of two locals who knew the Maitre d’ arrived after us and finished and left before we were served our desert. Look, the food was fine although nothing so different that we would associate with other Michelin stared restaurants in France.
We left at 2;30 for the drive to L'Isle-sur-la Sorgue. As the ...
... When we finally found Petit Loui around midday on Sunday, he was holding the jackpot we were looking for. We quickly realized we were in way over our heads. These wine screws weren't exactly priced to sell, and we didn't really know what we were looking for. So sadly, despite finding "the mother-load" we still left empty-handed and vowed to return for a souvenir for Conor's mom after gaining more clarity into what she is looking for. My favorite antique ...
Other places to stay in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
871 Route d'Apt RN 100, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue | 3 star hotelfrom $107
205, Chemin des Nevons, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue | 2 star hotelfrom $79
6, rue Rose Goudard, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue | 4 star hotelfrom $394
1 rue d'Apt, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue | Hotelfrom $60
120 Chemin De La Serre, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue | 3 star hotelfrom $111
Chemin de Mousquety, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue | 3 star hotelfrom $164
Cours Fernand Peyre, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue | Hotelfrom $90