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The Traditionnal Alsatian Flàmmeküeche

Do you know how… to make an original pizza? The Flàmmeküeche means blaze pie. This dish is a classic for the Alsace region (North East).   How to pronounce it?   Ingredients: Pizza crust best option ask your favorite Italian...

Pronounce The Name Of Major French Grape Varieties

How to pronounce the name of major French red and white grapes? Gamay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc, Carignan, Cinsault, Grenache, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Mourvèdre, Syrah Muscadet, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Sémillon, Viognier, Chenin Blanc, Gewurztraminer, Riesling   Red Grape  Light-body wine...

How do we make still rosé wine?

How do we make still rosé wine? By mixing red and white wines? Good try… but no, unfortunately…  This is the method  used for Champagne rose wine only  How to pronounce Rosé?   Technical explanation To make it simple, you...

Wine stories - Les Petites Histoires

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Pronounce Clos (enclosed plot)

How to pronounce clos in French?     But what is a clos ? A clos is a sourrounded vineyard usually by...

by - 28 June 2016

Champagne Glasses of bubbles

Cheers – Tchin Tchin

Do you know what… French people say when they toast?   Santé Prospérité Bonheur !  It means “Health Prosperity Happiness!” We...

by - 12 March 2015

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How Do You Drink Your Coffee?

Tell me, how you drink your coffee… I will tell you what type of wine you like… It works for tea...

by - 6 March 2015

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A Toast To The Eyes

Do you know why… French people look in each other’s eyes to toast?   Tradition & Superstition Back in medieval times,...

by - 2 March 2015

Luminarte Wine Tasting April 2015

French Wine Tasting at LuminArte Gallery – Dallas

Last April, 18, LuminArte an art gallery from the Design district hosted La Maison de Camille for a French wine tasting....

by - 20 April 2015

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Launch of La Maison de Camille in Dallas/Fort Worth

I have the pleasure to introduce you to La Maison de Camille, organizing unusual wine tasting !   During the event, you...

by - 16 April 2015

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How do we make still rosé wine?

How do we make still rosé wine? By mixing red and white wines? Good try… but no, unfortunately…  This is the...

by - 13 July 2016

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Champagne – Dom Pérignon

Do you know who Dom Pérignon is? A French monk passionate about wine (17th century) Dom Pierre Pérignon has the same...

by - 8 March 2015

Final Flammekueche

The Traditionnal Alsatian Flàmmeküeche

Do you know how… to make an original pizza? The Flàmmeküeche means blaze pie. This dish is a classic for the...

by - 12 August 2016

Olive oil, balsamic vinegar, garlic - vinaigrette dressing

Classic French Homemade Vinaigrette

Do you know how… to make a French Salad Dressing in 3 minutes? This vinaigrette will go perfectly on simple green...

by - 8 April 2015

pain perdu - French toast

Pain Perdu – French Toast

 Do you want to … Prepare a delicious French breakfast? Pain Perdu is a grandmother’s easy recipe. They used stale bread...

by - 28 March 2015