Mini Banana Breads
Our little breakfast treats are always a favourite with guests… and our mini banana breads are THE most popular Ingredients (Makes 9) 75gms of soften unsalted butter 143 grams of plain flour 112 grams of golden caster sugar 1 teaspoon of bicarbonate of soda 50ml of milk 2 ripe bananas 1 egg 1 teaspoon ….
Best Pasta Sauce – ever!
If you love pasta, you’ll love this tomato & basil sauce I make this in a large batch as it’s perfect as a sauce over plain pasta or filled ravioli; fantastic for adding into dishes like lasagne or baked cannelloni – or, reduced down, can even be used as a pizza sauce too. ….
Planning a cycle trip for 2020? – look no further than Mazamet!
Come take a look at why choosing La Villa de Mazamet would be a great choice for your next cycling adventure. Mazamet really does have it all for those who love to cycle. With 28 pre-planned cycle routes, stunning vistas & quite roads, a 65km cycle path….and the 120km training route of Mazamet’s cycling legend ….
Rhubarb, Ginger & Orange Sabayon
Zingy & Zesty, a perfect pud year-round Ingredients (makes 8) 500 grams of rhubarb, cut into 2cm lengths 100 grams of caster sugar 2 star anise 200 ml of double cream, whipped 250 gram pot of mascarpone 3 tablespoons of Grand Marnier or Cointreau 3 tablespoons of marmalade 4 cm of ginger, peeled ….
Easter Weekend 2020
Easter Weekend 2020 Enjoy Easter at La Villa & and the opening weekend of our 2020 season. Arrive at La Villa on either Good Friday (April 10th) or Easter Saturday (April 11th) for three nights. Our Easter package includes: Three nights Bed & Breakfast in your choice of bedroom Four-course dinner each evening Box of ….
Friends Stay For Free
It’s Back ! Our VERY special October Offer From October 4th-31st – we commence our annual “Friends Stay For Free” offer. Book any three+ nights on a Dinner, Bed & Breakfast basis and your friends stay for free (they just pay for dinner). We will be serving dinner on all evenings during the month ….
Chicken, Mushroom & Leek Terrine
A perfect make-ahead starter This is a bit fiddly to make but worth it – and will portion to about 12. Ingredients Six chicken breasts Poaching spices (2 bay leaves, 10 whole black peppercorns, salt, pepper, 2 garlic gloves, 1 cup white wine) 4 Leeks 500 grams of a mix of mushrooms Bunch of tarragon ….
Lovers of gin, this weekend at La Villa is just for you ! Arrive at La Villa on November 1st for three nights. Our Gintastic weekend package includes: Three nights Bed & Breakfast in your choice of bedroom Four-course dinner on two evenings, one of which will be a gin-inspired menu Gin tasting evening ….
Heading over the border… a few days en Espagne !
Just 2 1/2 hours from Mazamet, on the outskirts of a medieval Spanish village, a haven of peace awaits. With so many wonderful places to visit & stay in France, we don’t often feature properties in Spain… so why the exception? Well, we loved it and thought you might too! And, with many of our ….
Prawn & Mango Salad
Perfect for a warm summer’s evening – our Prawn & Mango salad has been a hit this season. Ingredients (serves 4-6) 2 large, ripe, mangos 2 large juicy limes Large pack of cooked prawns (about 500 grams) 12 cherry tomatoes 4 endives Bunch of coriander & chives 2 pots of natural yoghurt Shell the ….