While writing about the Granville Public Market a couple days ago I remembered the lovely little markets in Paris. There isn't market day every day, but all the little shops - les magasins - display their food in the most beautiful way outside on the street.
Of course, there are lots of fruits!
Charentais melons are my favorite!
Flat peaches - they look odd, but they are delicious!
et des cerises.
Lots of berries
But this is Paris, after all, and there is so much more to a market beside fruit and vegetable. Cheese, of course - le fromage.
I love love love the selection of cheese!
Yum yum yum!
I could live on cheese alone - and bread.
Then there's the charcuterie:
And, of course, the bread:
The Parisians are not strangers to the sweet stuff either.
And this being Paris, the city of love, the lollipops have to be heart shaped.
After all this eye candy in the markets we need a break and some sorbet, s'il vous plaît!