When you move into an unfurnished apartment in Paris you can expect to find power and water hook-ups, walls, a floor, and a ceiling. That's it. No cabinets, countertops, certainly no appliances, and maybe not even a sink - just a bare room. Gas is highly uncommom - and considered very dangerous by the French - understandably given the ancient nature of most of the buildings.Read the rest at Movable Feast, the adventures of an American chef who is living and working in Paris.
Friday, April 15, 2005
The Parisian Kitchen ...
... is not exactly what you may imagine.