For a well-balanced picnic with local flavors, here are some good plans:
Come up with a menu based onfresh local fruits and vegetables. To do so, visit the covered market hall in Soissons every Wednesday and Saturday morning. You’ll find early adopters who are proud and respectful of their products. The market is also the rendezvous of quality caterers, cheesemongers and butchers who are constantly offering small tastingsso that you can make the best choice according to your desires.
In front of the hall, don’t hesitate to come and see us by making a quick detour through the Tourist Office shop.
You will find local products that will be perfect for your menu, such as thefamous Soissons bean to be pecked at as an appetizer, whether marinated in Espelette pepper, or seasoned with paprika. We also offer Picardy chips,terrines, and even some sweet treatsfor dessert! You will have understood, there is something for everyone!”
In search of refreshments?Try the fruit juices and craft beers elaborated with taste and authenticity.