If we think of the ‘trinity’ of Xavier’s cooking, it must include his garlic butter, his vinaigrette and his tapenade, and if we could add…
“Dishing it out” is a Southernism that means serving up food, putting dinner on the table, or simply ‘dishing out’ on everyday life. It is here that you will get a French perspective mixed with a bit of a Kentucky girl transplanted to North Carolina point of view
Mary James Lawrence, cookbook writer and travelers’ guru, and Xavier Hoffalt, veteran French chef, have teamed up to ‘dish out’ the art of living. This is their website where you can sit among the olive trees, have a glass of rosé, and savor l’art de vivre à la francaise with Mary-James and Xavier. Their tours, their travels, their recipes and their knowledge of food and wine, as well as many of Mary-James’ favorites from the American South are included.
Bon Voyage et Bonne Dégustation