The bakers wife has taken a course in chocolate making and has been awarded the title ' artisinale chocolatiere '. Even though it's not yet light she insists I try one of her Orangettes. Her husband looks on proudly from behind the cake counter. Both of them are, surprisingly, as slim as rakes . She hopes to be unveiling a new line of orange and lemon creams in time for Christmas. '' I'm working on the recipe but it's a bit tricky ".
The excitement of life in deepest, deepest France profonde.