French Food Safari is a cookbook that takes you on a culinary journey around France to explore the exquisite cuisine that this beautiful country has to offer. Writer Maeve O’Meara is an award winning food presenter and author, and here she teams up with chef Guillaume Brahami, who is adept at explaining the techniques that underlie French cuisine. As well as offering simple, foolproof recipes that anyone can cook at home, the book takes you on a tour to meet bakers, pâtissiers, cheese makers and other legendary food producers. More than a cookbook, it gives us a glimpse into a way of life that celebrates a culture that revolves around sourcing and cooking the best regional produce and taking time to sit and enjoy the delicious results……a book for lovers of all things Gallic! French Food Safari by Maeve O’Meara and Guillaume Brahimi, published by Hardie Grant, £25, available at all good bookshops and online here.

French Food Safari
by Maeve O’Meara and Guillaume Brahimi

Published May 2012 in the UK