Pursuit of Truthiness

my gut tells me I know economics

On French Food

with 2 comments

I had heard that food, along with most things, is more exprensive in France; and this is largely true.

But when a country really appreciates something, they get very good at making it.

Decent bottle of wine: under 3 Euro

Hunk of Brie twice the size of my hand: under 3 euro

6-pack of good German beer: under 3 euro

10-pack of mediocre French beer: under 3 euro

The best croissant you’ve ever had, plus apricot and chocolat varieties of the same: under 1 euro

 more to follow


Written by James Bailey

September 4, 2007 at 2:24 pm

Posted in La Belle France

2 Responses

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  1. Now if only the Blue Hen could learn how to make some of that fabulous French cuisine! ^_^


    September 5, 2007 at 7:49 am

  2. we are hungry, so hungry, we are hungry for the french food

    we are thirsty, so thirsty, we are thirsty for German ale



    September 17, 2007 at 4:04 am

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