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Parc botanique de Suscinio Bretagne is sometimes called ‘the land by the sea;’ the region owes its name due to the successful geographical location. However, its national cuisine is widely known not because of the abundance of seafood; the most recognizable and popular national food is pancakes. This dish is essentially different from that in a number of countries. First of all, local pancakes differ with impressive size.
Bretagne is located in north-western France on the vast peninsula between the English Channel and the Bay of Biscay. Its unique climate, beautiful scenery and an abundance of remarkable … Open
The process of cooking and serving is also a very complex and demanding exercise, during which you have to keep with various traditions. Delicious sweet pancakes are cooked of white flour; they can be served with a wide variety of fillings. Galettes are popular too; those are savory pancakes cooked of buckwheat flour. The latest is also a rather peculiar attribute of the national cuisine; local residents have begun to use it many centuries ago. It was used instead of wheat flour that was considered a more expensive product.
Local cuisine is quite caloric and servings are of impressive size, because peasants and sailors were authors of popular national treats; recipes of local cuisine remain unchanged for centuries. Local restaurants would appeal to those who are fond of seafood; they serve delicious lobster, mussels and oysters. Seafood, which is considered a real delicacy in many countries, has long been a daily meal in Bretagne. Copyright
Indigenous people of Bretagne consider themselves descendants of the Celts; they feature a very hospitable and cheerful nature. Locals are very patriotic and treat the national culture with … Open
The region has dozens of oyster farms; locals prefer to eat this exquisite product raw, sprinkled with lemon juice and with a glass of white wine. Fans of less specific dishes can taste oysters cooked with cream sauce. Among other popular national dishes, Kouign-Amann, a rich cake with butter, is worth mentioning; fans of meat delicacies will appreciate kig ha farz. It is cooked of different kinds of meat in a quite original way: a linen bag is used as a ware and the main seasoning is buckwheat flour. The most common dessert is Farbreton, a sweet cake with plum stuffing, and, of course, delicious thin pancakes.
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♥   Restaurant 'Auberge Grand’Maison' Mûr-de-Bretagne. Type - Creative. 4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Pommeraie' Pontivy. Type - Modern cuisine. 15 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Brézoune' Ploufragan. Type - Modern cuisine. 33.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo

National cuisine of France

French cuisine is the standard of elegant and refined cuisine. It is widely appreciated by gourmets all over the world. Famous frog legs, cream-brulee and foie gras have made it one of the most popular, however these dishes are far from everything the cuisine of France is famous for. Traditionally, it is divided into two major directions - regional and aristocratic. The dishes of aristocratic fine cuisine are classics for many restaurants; these dishes are distinguished by the complexity of cooking and variety. The cuisine was formed during the reign of the Bourbon dynasty, Paris in those years was the center of world fashion in everything. Regional national cuisine for centuries has evolved in different regions under the influence of farming or climate specifics. … Open
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