2 That One’s Nice, This One’s Genuine

La (Vraie) Salade Niçoise

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Official Foodie Handbook

The Official Foodie Handbook

By Ann Barr and Paul Levy

Published 1984

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Method

Jacques Médecin, the Reagan-loving, American-talking Mayor of Nice, who has quarrelled with novelist Graham Greene (whom he successfully sued for libel), is the leading Foodie of Provence. In his Cuisine Niçoise we learn that the Real Thing consists only of raw ingredients – except for hard-boiled eggs – that it may not, under any circumstances, include