Je suis gourmand The French would describe someone who loves their food as a “Gourmand”; but literally translated into English this actually means “who ate all the pies – you greedy fat bastard”. Only in France could such a personal affront be taken as a compliment! Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related By Bart Hulley| 2017-01-06T11:17:06+00:00 August 26th, 2006|Strasbourg|0 Comments Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditGoogle+TumblrPinterestVkEmail About the Author: Bart Hulley Related Posts Flying to the UK? Flying to the UK? The fear of New Year The fear of New Year O yea of little nous O yea of little nous Pope Frank Pope Frank Juncker and all that Juncker and all that Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.