Summer Reads: Duck Season: Eating, Drinking and Other Misadventures in Gascony, France’s Last Best Place

Summer Reads: Duck Season: Eating, Drinking and Other Misadventures in Gascony, France’s Last Best Place

Welcome to Summer Reads 2017 where I’ll be reviewing a series of “not just cookbooks”.

Today for Summer Reads I’m excited to introduce you to Duck Season: Eating, Drinking and Other Misadventures in Gascony, France’s Last Best Place by David McAninch. McAninch is the Features Editor at Chicago Magazine and the book tells the story of the eight months he lived in rural Gascony  with his wife and young daughter.  McAninch and his family lived in the Gers, the neighbouring department to the Lot-et-Garonne where our little maison de la fontaine is situated so the story is one that is close to my heart.

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