Eating a la Mode – Melon and Goats Cheese Salad

Eating a la Mode
With Vivienne Bolton

In this section of French News Online, craft and food writer Vivienne Bolton shares favourite seasonal recipes based on what’s out there now in local markets.

Today’s Recipe:

Melon and Goats Cheese Salad

English: Melon with muscat wine Français : Mel...

Melon from the Charente – now at its sweetest and found in fresh markets round France (Credit: Wikipedia)

In the autobiographical ‘My Family and other Animals’ there is a wonderful description of the young Gerald Durrell and his dog Roger. They are out adventuring on the Greek Island of Corfu, it is August, the sun is high in the sky, the dusty dry heat has brought on a thirst, and then they come across a field of melons.

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