Welcome to Les French Quiches, Bring France Home’s blog. Since 2017, we have been operating our small gift and souvenir shop in the Marais. Beyond the fact that we are a little bit original (would some of you say crazy ?), we also have another uniqueness : all our products are exclusively Made in France.
- Absinthe : from boom to bansThe colonization of Algeria by France launched absinthe. As early as 1830, it was recommended that soldiers put a few drops of absinthe in their water to disinfect it. The army absolutely believed in the antiseptic virtues of absinthe. It must be said that since the dawn of time, the plant was known to cure […]
- The Origins of AbsintheBefore opening our shop on rue de Birague, we had a pop’up store next to the Vert d’Absinthe shop which has since closed. The proximity with this shop, expert in absinthe, aroused our curiosity. Without being specialists, we acquired a certain knowledge about this mythical product that we will share with you, in several episodes.
- Change management must make senseAs you know, our shop is located at 3, rue de Birague in the small street that connects Place des Vosges to Rue Saint Antoine. Our street is a one-way street. Until May 11th, it was “going down”, i.e. it used to go from the Place des Vosges to the Rue Saint Antoine and then […]