March 22 is National Coq au Vin Day! This beautiful dark wine, chicken, and mushroom dish is sublime. Delia Online suggests cooking it halfway the day before so that all the "lovely flavors can be absorbed overnight!
Aligot (Mashed Potatoes with Garlic and Cheese) . mashed potato with cheese from southwest France, in the Tarn region; quite simply, the best mashed potato ever. It involves a special, lovely cheese called Cantal.