Le Guérandais Guérande Salt: Nutritional contribution

More than simple sodium chloride, Le Guérandais Guérande Salt contains all the natural riches of the sea. From ocean to “œillet”, the sea water becomes more highly concentrated with salt through the action of the sun and wind, until the salt crystals are obtained naturally. [Read more…]

Chefs’ recipes: Cream of lamb’ s lettuce soup

Serve this dish as an appetiser, just before your starter, accompanied with small garlic croutons or, for a more refined approach, toast some pepper grains for 4 minutes in a hot oven (180°C), crush them and sprinkle over at the last minute. [Read more…]

Salt from Guérande: An authentic and natural salt

Twice a day, during the high tides, water from the open sea flows into the marshes… The salt worker opens a valve to give it access to the primary pond (“vasière”)… Then, the sun, the wind, and the salt worker’s expertise evaporate the water until the salt finally crystallises in the crystallisation ponds (“oeillets”). [Read more…]