There are many reasons to visit Provence not least the superb food and drink that is on offer. The wonderful Mediterranean climate produces a vast range of temptations… fabulous fruit and vegetables bursting with flavour, delectable wines, seafood from its shores and gorgeous local delicacies make this a veritable foodie heaven!
Fruit and vegetables
Markets abound, you just can’t miss them! Every town, big or small, will have a weekly market. Although there are the inevitable large commercial stalls, which will offer a similar range to the local supermarket, look for the small “producteur” stalls. These are generally smaller stands normally offering quite a limited range of products which are grown/produced by the stall-holder, and normally harvested that morning. So, you may find just garlic and onions on one, and only strawberries on another.
Tomatoes will take on a whole new meaning as you look at the amazing, succulent