Végétalien à Paris

One stop on my European travels was a little city called Paris. Ever heard of it? We found a little health food store that had some amazing vegan cheeses and spreads. Le Sojami is a french company that makes some ridiculously good herb cream cheese and veg pate. PURAL makes one of the best vegan cheddars I’ve tasted. Carlie and I had a picnic under the Eiffel Tower and made warm baguettes with fresh fig and three cheeses! “Get out of town,” you might be saying to yourself… well I did! I went to France and it was great!

Rory Freedman and I ate at a handsome little veg place called Le Potager Du Marais (mostly vegan) and enjoyed a delicious, traditional French meal with a super-rich chocolate mousse dessert. See the menu below for a descripion of what we ate. We were so thrilled to be eating French food, as oposed to just typical vegan food. One of the many things I loved about Europe is that the sidewalk cafes and bars are all set up to face the street, which makes people-watching so much easier.



Another spot we hit up was La Victoire Supreme Du Coeur. This was fine dining at its best, and if you go to Paris, this is a must. It is totally vegetarian with many vegan options.


In addition to eating out, we also cooked a few meals! I dumpster-dove those gorgeous sunflowers, and we bought produce at little markets in the neighbohood to enjoy with a breakfast of multi-grain banana pancakes that I made from scratch. For dinner, Joelle and Carlie made pan-fried brussels sprout-cakes, roasted chickpeas, and herb-polenta with gravy.



Finally, we went out in search of dancing partners, bars, and booze.


7 Responses to Végétalien à Paris

  1. Troy says:

    Severely jealous, sir.

  2. KyleSven says:

    You and rory are so gorgeous.

  3. Lyra says:

    actually, it’s végétarien. with an L.

  4. Lyra says:

    i’m sorry, i meant to say, with an R.

  5. Mio says:

    Lol, you all look very seriously…calm. Cute chicks though.

  6. Kevin says:

    I went to La Victoire Suprême du Cœur a couple of times when I was in Paris years ago. Great food, but the crazy culty Sri Chinmoy stuff kind of weirded me out.

    I think my favorite restaurant in Paris has to be Le Grenier de Notre Dame. Granted, it’s vegetarian not vegan, but I was able to order fine w/the broken French I remembered from 2 years of college classes and the food was absolutely amazing.

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