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Any Paris Restaurants Still Cooking on Woodstoves?

kaleokahu Apr 3, 2011 09:01 PM

Just curious... Are there any old-style restaurants in Paris that eschew gas and induction, and continue with woodstoves and/or open-heath cooking?

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  1. souphie RE: kaleokahu Apr 4, 2011 12:04 AM

    At Robert et Louise, they cook the steak in the fireplace.

    I don't think wooden stove were common in professionnal kitchens. Even fifty years ago, it was coal, not wood.

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      Ptipois RE: souphie Apr 4, 2011 03:28 PM

      It is the same appliance. You can put either coal or wood in a woodstove. So are there restaurants in Paris still cooking on that? Not that I know of.

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