Cornish culture, the pasty in Brittany

Cornish culture, the pasty in Brittany

In all the years we have been visiting France and our Brittany Gite in particular we’ve noticed that despite Europeanisation there are still some definite food cultural differences. Take the Cornish Pasty for one. It just doesn’t seem to exist across the Dover straits. I’m not exactly obsessed with the Cornish Pasty as a must-eat item, but I do quite like them, and I’ve noticed that whilst the British supermarket always stocks a reasonable range of pasties, pies, sausage rolls, etc, there just doesn’t work seem to be any French…

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