If you are looking for gastronomic adventures in Saint-Tropez, be sure to try a local snack made of olives and capers - tapenade.
In the south of France, olives play a great role in local cuisine, because the climate here allows to cultivate whole groves of these wonderful trees. Therefore, in many dishes, olives are the central ingredient around which the whole culinary composition is built. As, for example, a tapenade appetizer - a traditional paste of provencal cuisine made from crushed olives, anchovies and capers.
Photo: Tapenade, © Robert Brazile
How to do?
1. To try tapenade visit any local cafe or restaurant.
2. You can try it as an aperitif with a slice of crispy French baguette, waiting for the main course or as a sauce for vegetable dishes. You can also try a duck stuffed with tapenade.
3. To complement the harmony of taste, order a glass of white French wine in addition to your meal.
The cost of the snack will be no more than €3 for 100 grams, often it is served absolutely free as an aperitif to the main dish.
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