You think you know them ?
Did you noticed that the potato was a stone rolled by the earth, the cabbage a
charming pregant belly,
the tomato, a sex, and the pumpkin, the carriage of our dreams or our fantasies...
Considering them as simple objects, as neutral objects of a "still life" is an
They are real actors expressing a vital strenght, a rebel will.
Men's companions since the first ages, they have moulded his brain as well
as his hands.
Time has come to tie
a new link with them
to enchant our world.
« The real forbidden fruit, it’s her. The tomato is a flesh, a meat which
is searching for the tooth, mouth which is seeking desire…»
« Salad is a virtual food.»
« Vegetable is a hidden secret
that a hand picks and reveals, like a word who delivers the inner seed of
« A man is not only eating
he is also eating dreams. »
This book has rewarded
Le Grand Prix de Littérature Gourmande