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Celebrating Bastille Day with French Cuisine

Posted on · Bastille Day is Monday, July 14. If you don’t know your French history, the holiday celebrates the beginning of the French Revolution with the Storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789. In an international city like Houston, of course, there are plenty of people here celebrating that day, including these two French chefs, Philippe […]

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Festival Celebrates French Culture

Posted on · French language and culture is alive and well in Houston. From a entirely French speaking theatre, to French restaurants and oil companies like Schlumberger. Perhaps this is why there’s a French Cultures Festival, which takes place throughout March in Texas and two other states. The festival kicks off at Discovery Green today and we learn […]