Christmas in France is a great time of family reunion where three things dominate: 1-decoration of the house, 2-presents, mainly for the children, and 3-… the meal!
For the Christmas meal, great care is taken with the decoration of the table. In Provence, it is traditional to cover it with 3 white tablecloths, in reference to the Trinity. Some even add 3 lit white candles in candlesticks and 3 saucers of wheat germ. Continue reading