Nantes Today, a blog in English about life in Nantes

Where is Brian?

Brian is not in the Kitchen ... At least if this screengrab is anything to go by ... The English Prime Minister Brian Johnson 😀 Link: https://www.facebook.com/ouestfrance/posts/10157456246650295

Ryanair Strike August 2019

Ryanair strikes are coming ... I shared on the Facebook page last week but Irish Pilots will decide to day if they'll be striking as well. 1 Week of notice is required so we should know by the end of the day if Ryanair will give in to the pilot demands but it's...

Jimmy’s Lentil and Chorizo Stew

If you wanted with this dish you could actually go vegetarian and leave the chorizo out. I’m not sure what you could substitute for the chorizo yet but it’d be nice without it. I’d just add in a good pinch of chilli to make up for the missing chorizo / fat / oil /...

So was July 2019 hot in France?

This is pretty mind blowing from the Copernicus Climate Change ProgrammeFirst up we've got France in mid May 2019 ...  Next we've got France at the end of July 2019 For comparison we've also got France end of July 2018 ... but it's pretty clear that July...

Aug 23, 2019 - Fri
Nantes FR
Wind 5 km/h
Pressure 768.07 mmHg
18°C
clear sky
Humidity 59%
Clouds -
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30/14°C
33/17°C
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35/20°C
32/18°C
Love is Love Nantes
Love is Love Nantes

I'd planned on taking a few shots of these stairs this morning ... only to see it was blocked off this morning ... as ... it had been defaced again. Where is it? It's at Place du Cirque .. leading up to the Tour Bretagne which is where my new office is located. Love...

Out and about!

Les Tables de Nantes 2019

Les Tables de Nantes 2019

It seems like only last year I was announcing the 2018 edition of Les Tables de Nantes ... ( oh yeah ) ... well it's back ... 15 new addresses (and I'm not a fan of two of them) , some major love for Muscadet! ... 3 new "fast" but good food places .. Vit' fait bien...

Jimmy’s Lentil and Chorizo Stew

Jimmy’s Lentil and Chorizo Stew

If you wanted with this dish you could actually go vegetarian and leave the chorizo out. I’m not sure what you could substitute for the chorizo yet but it’d be nice without it. I’d just add in a good pinch of chilli to make up for the missing chorizo / fat / oil /...