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sliced potatoes baked with bacon


To make flecque, slice potatoes and bake them with lardons, garlic, bay leaves, olive oil and water for as long as possible until the potatoes are meltingly soft.

It’s popular in the Lozère, served with grilled meat or manouls.


Soups, stews and casseroles

Text © Dana Facaros

Image by bobbi