Tag: Provence

Trouchia

Trouchia (silverbeet omelette)

About silverbeet or chard Silverbeet is a variety of Beta vulgaris and is closely related to beetroot. In France it is known as blettes, in Britain as chard and in the USA as Swiss chard. It is a versatile vegetable commonly used in Mediterranean cooking. Both the leaves and stalks […]

 

Tapenade

Tapenade is a tasty olive spread from Provence in the South of France. It is traditionally made with black olives, capers, anchovies, tuna, olive oil and lemon juice. It may have a little Dijon mustard, garlic and a dash of cognac added as well. I like to include a small […]