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Delices and Gourmandises : Everything about figs

28 Août 2015, 09:32am

Originally from Asia Minor, figs are eaten since ancient times. They are grown mainly in the Mediterranean area, but also in California. Although there are several hundreds of varieties of figs, only two of them are well known: The fig of Marseille or...

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Delices and Gourmandises : Agen prunes in a few words

23 Août 2015, 11:22am

The Agen prune is the dried fruit from Ente plum, a variety of cultivated plum. According to the horticultural engineer Hubert Caillavet, this variety was introduced at the time of the Crusades and is originating in China. Culture of Ente plum was developed...

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