Do you have a place that no matter how many times you go; you ALWAYS have a fantastic time? That's how it is for me with Bistro 31 at Highland Park Village. It all started about 6 years ago when Mark and I had date night here. We went to the upstairs bar, (hidden at ... Read more
Two Magical Friday’s
As promised, a recap of the ATOP summer event, A Day of Dior, and in case you missed it; how to create your own Day of Dior. I had 2, sold-out events, both on Friday's in July. We met at the Dallas Museum of Art and begin our day together. The exhibit Dior from Paris ... Read more
A Taste of Paris registration for travel in 2019 is officially OPEN! To see all 4 offerings for 2019 CLICK HERE! To celebrate, the launch of 2019 travel, I will be exploring France in a different way; through the eyes of my travelers with one simple question..."Why France?" But first let me give you a ... Read more
Thank You to the French Alliance of Dallas!
I would like to thank the French Alliance of Dallas for inviting me to speak on Friday evening. What an amazing organization whose mission is to expand French culture here in Dallas! I was met with the warmest greeting from the members of this amazing group. If you are interested in French inspired events in ... Read more
National Francophile Day!
The perfect French meal! In honor of national Francophile day, March 19th, I'm posting what could be the perfect French meal. French tarts sound fancy but there is nothing easier to prepare and did you know savory tarts, are the best way to repurpose leftovers? You can toss just about anything into a tart and provided ... Read more
ATOP Awarded Top Paris Food Blog!!
I am thrilled to announce that A Taste Of Paris made the Feedspot list of the top 30 Paris food blogs...in fact we are named #3!! If you love France, especially French food then click on the badge below to see some of the best blogs out there! Yipee! Lorie Click to see badge to ... Read more
Join me in May for Fabulous Fare!
May is just around the corner and I have 2 fabulous offerings for you to choose from. On May 11th, I will be holding a class full of Southern charm and a whole lot of great food too! If you missed out on the very popular French 2 Day Workshop, a third date has been ... Read more
Truffles for Valentine’s Day
The iconic brown box from Maison Du Chocolat conjures up sweet memories! The chocolate tour is always A Taste Of Paris trip favorite. I take my travelers to 4-5 beloved chocolate shops for tasting and Maison Du Chocolat is an important stop. This is the best place in the city to buy luxurious chocolate truffles ... Read more
Texas Living, Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bark
Sensational simplicity! Sometimes it's the simple things in life that taste the best and that is definitely true of my luxurious Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bark. As you know, I was invited to create a mother daughter Valentine cooking party in a lovely home just decorated by Lori Rourk for the February issue of Texas Living ... Read more
Cake Pops the Perfect Valentine TREAT
Cake pops make me smile. They are such cheerful treats! A small bite of cake with the frosting built in, all dipped in chocolate and covered with colorful sprinkles. They make you feel like everything is right with the world! I spent the afternoon with a darling group of young ladies teaching them how to ... Read more