Saturday, April 21, 2012


Travel tip: Don't get crabby if someone makes a wrong turn, even if you're cold, hungry and it's beginning to rain. You might find a warm, welcoming haven with excellent food (at the right price) just around the corner. We did at Pascaline, where for a simple lunch we had the day's menu: parsnip and  Jerusalem artichoke soup followed by roasted chicken breasts with a creamy cider and butter sauce served over the most delicate potato cakes imaginable. A memorable meal I shall diligently try to imitate. Pascaline, 5 rue de la Poterne, Rouen.

une découverte heureuse faite par hazard:  a serendipity
grincheux (-euse):  crabby
chanceux (euse):  lucky
le plat du jour:  today's special
suprêmes de volaile:  chicken breasts
galette de pomme de terre:  potato cake

©2012 P.B. Lecron

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