News

Vignette
Chapô

Until February 1 2020, the Forney Library in Paris – located in a beautiful medieval building – is the appropriate setting for an exhibition retracing the history of the capital’s food supply from the Middle Ages to the present day.

Vignette
Chapô

The Cité internationale de la Gastronomie in Lyon is now open. Alongside similar sites in Paris (Rungis), Dijon and Tours, this new cultural facility celebrates UNESCO’s inscription of the French gastronomic meal as an intangible cultural heritage.

Vignette
Chapô

Encouraging the young to appreciate good food is the subject on the menu at the 15th Rencontres (“Meetings”) François Rabelais, held in Tours at the Villa Rabelais – named after the Renaissance writer – on November 22 and 23.

Vignette
Chapô

As part of the 50th anniversary of the Rungis market, the Cité de la gastronomie Paris-Rungis took part in the first edition of the festival of healthy eating, held at the Grand Palais in Paris from 15 to 17 November.

Vignette
Chapô

A grandmother, her movie director grandchild – and a recipe. Those are the ingredients of Grandmas Project, a participatory web series that invites filmmakers around the world to make 8-minute movies about their grandmothers, using the passing down of a family recipe as the basis of the story.

Vignette
Chapô

October 16 is World Food Day and its theme for this year is “Our Actions Are Our Future: Healthy Diets for a #ZeroHunger World”.