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Food Heaven
29th November 2012
A trip to Limoges would not be complete without dipping into the Marché Frais - the Aladdin’s cave of fresh food and deli delights. The range is amazing - I still find strange fruit or vegetables that I've never heard of before. The quality is also quite impressive, with many foods kept cool and moist with a misting spray.
Scotch bonnet chillies... handle with care! Okra, birds eye chillies, peanuts in their pods...
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Exotic fruits from all over the globe... kumquats, er, horned melons...rambutans.. and who knows what else.
Where else could you buy a whole, skinned coconut?
Everything looks so fresh. We gave into temptation and bought two types of mushroom, a stripy aubergine, a bunch of watercress, fresh ginger, sun-dried tomatoes and several treats from the shelves of pasta and spices and sauces.

A foodie treasure trove.
For those who know their onions, these look perfect.