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By Susan Herrmann Loomis

Susan Loomis arrived in Paris 20 years in the past with little greater than a scholar personal loan and the contents of a suitcase to maintain her. yet what
began then as an apprenticeship at los angeles Varenne École de delicacies advanced right into a lifelong immersion in French food and tradition, culminating in everlasting residency in 1994. On Rue Tatin chronicles her trip to an historical little highway in Louviers, one in all Normandy’s so much picturesque cities.

With lyrical prose and wry candor, Loomis recollects the awesome recovery that she and her husband played at the dilapidated convent they selected for his or her new place of dwelling. As its ochre and azure flooring tiles emerged, demanding situations open air the residing fastened. From squatters to a surly priest round the corner, in addition to a close-knit neighborhood cautious of outsiders, Loomis tackled the social demanding situations head-on, via chronic dialogue–and baking.

On Rue Tatin includes scrumptious recipes that evoke the essence of this area, reminiscent of Apple and Thyme Tart, Duck Breast with Cider, and Braised bird in White Wine and Mustard. Transporting readers to an international the place culture is loved, On Rue Tatin provides a touching glimpse of the camaraderie, beautiful nutrition, and straightforward pleasures of lifestyle in a very excellent nook of Normandy.

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