But today is Thursday and that means that the huge Bastille market is open. Although the Thursday market is a shadow of its Sunday self, it was still great to see beautiful produce from the beginning of the French growing season. Some nice peonies at the florist . . .
|Peonies at the Bastille market|
|Fresh garlic at the Bastille market|
|Early asparagus from the Bastille market - before|
|Early asparagus from the Bastille market - steamed and sauteed in butter|
|Strawberries from the Bastille market - before|
|Strawberries - with yogurt and saffron syrup|
|Rhubarb tart from Maison Hilaire|