herbs de provence

Provencal Tomato Soup

Provençal Tomato Soup

Situated on the sunny Mediterranean coast and featured in paintings by Cézanne and Van Gogh, the Provence region of France boasts amazing food. Plenty of red wine, postcard-perfect scenery and afternoon-long leisurely lunches are all part of its international charm. Enchanting villages dot the hilltops, and in the summer there are seemingly endless fields awash in fragrant lavender and willowy sunflowers. Who doesn’t love Provence? You can evoke the flavors of Provence using a combination of sweet and savory herbs with a hint of fennel from neighboring Italy. A velvety smooth, fresh tomato soup with the distinctive combination of Provençal… Read more