The Difference Between School Lunch in France and in the U.S.

Today, I came across the following menu:


Cucumbers with garlic and fine herbs

Basque chicken thigh with herbs

Red and green bell peppers and olive oil

Couscous

Organic yogurt

Apple

In most parts of the US, that would be described as a gourmet, or near-gourmet meal. In France, it's called government-sponsored school lunch.

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