Le cul entre les deux chaises

An American Spaniard in France or: How I Learned to Make an Ass of Myself in Three Cultures

Lies in advertising


There’s nothing particularly Catalan about this mix and I can’t even begin to figure out why anyone would think so. Cabbage, red and green peppers and carrots aren’t exclusive to the region, nor are they particularly popular there, certainly not shredded like this.

Catalan Mélange

Regardless, I bought it to make my version of kimchi: soy sauce + Korean red pepper paste or Sriracha sauce. It ain’t authentic but it’s not half bad if you’re jonesing for some spicy slaw.


Author: le cul en rows

I'm an American Spaniard, living in France. I like to tell stories.

4 thoughts on “Lies in advertising

  1. Food labelling is a grey area. Welsh Dragon sausages had to change their name! ;-) Sue Sue’s Trifles

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