Nantes Today, a blog in English about life in Nantes

Kidney Bean Burgers

This is pretty much Jack Monroe's Kidney Bean Burger recipe from Cooking on a Bootstrap and I've tried it a few times now and it's definitely becoming a favourite around here. I only came across her site last year but she's got some great recipes and from the looks of...

€160 Free? That sounds “Très Bien” to me

Free Money! It's amazing the lengths the banks will go to get new customers though I guess when you do setup an account you're possibly going to be there for life. This one only applies to students who've just finished their BAC though. If you've just completed your...

Jimmy’s Egg Fried Rice

It’s Sunday … this means a few things … we’ve survived the kids for the weekend, it’s bath night, and we want something quick and simple for dinner. Enter my patent pending egg fried rice. This is a rather quick dish, very tasty and rather filling. You can add some...

Onion Bhajis Jimmy Style

I think I started making onion bhajis about a year ago (maybe it was 2 ... time flies when you're having fun). I've made some good ones, I've made some great ones. For me the first key ingredient is the gram flour. You can pick some up in one of the Asian food stores....

Aug 17, 2018 - Fri
Nantes FR
Wind 13 km/h, N
Pressure 767.32 mmHg
20°C
broken clouds
Humidity 56%
Clouds 75%

Out and about!

Le coin des crêpes

Le coin des crêpes

Once upon a time I had never been to France and by proxy had never been to Brittany. Over the next few years every trip to Brittany meant I'd be eating crêpes, drinking Breton cider and putting on the pounds. Since I've moved to Nantes however I've found myself no...

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Kidney Bean Burgers

Kidney Bean Burgers

This is pretty much Jack Monroe's Kidney Bean Burger recipe from Cooking on a Bootstrap and I've tried it a few times now and it's definitely becoming a favourite around here. I only came across her site last year but she's got some great recipes and from the looks of...