Haricot, Bean or Stew? – Pistou

 ‘Stew’, from Middle French haricot, a deverbal derivation of Old French harigoter ‎(“to shred, slice up, slice into pieces”), from Frankish *hariōn ‎(“to ruin, lay waste, ravage, plunder, destroy”), from …

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French Archives – Pistou

Every trip to France always becomes a holy pilgrimage looking for the perfect croissant and pain au chocolat to start the day. I often hear people stateside whine on about …

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