Recipes by Category > Cakes & Tarts

Blueberry Coffee Cake
Blueberry Coffee Cake

At La Pommeraie, the fruit farm where we picked a large amount of blueberries earlier this week, they gave out […]

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  • September 10, 2004
Honey Cheese Tart with Candied Orange Peel

[Honey Cheese Tart with Candied Orange Peel] This golden tart rounds out the selection of desserts I served at my […]

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  • August 16, 2004
Blueberry Tart
Blueberry Tart

Tarte aux myrtilles Blueberries are by far my favorite berry, and this has been true for as long as I […]

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  • July 16, 2004
Apricot Coffee Cake
Apricot Coffee Cake

I am currently spending a few days with my family in the Vosges, a mountain range in the East of […]

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  • July 15, 2004
Light Chocolate Cake with a Ganache Glaze
Light Chocolate Cake with Ganache Glaze

Though I am not spontaneously drawn to this kind of light-textured, mousse-like chocolate cakes — given a choice I will […]

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  • June 23, 2004
Raspberry Yogurt Cake
Raspberry Yogurt Cake

Gâteau au yaourt à la framboise Yogurt Cake is a staple of French home baking: it is very easy to […]

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  • May 17, 2004
Cranberry Banana Bread

I had read about this recipe a little while ago on Mariko‘s blog. She credited Melissa for it, who had […]

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  • May 4, 2004
Chocolate Zucchini Cake
Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Having chosen the name of my blog to illustrate the two sides of my culinary personality — my love of […]

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  • April 18, 2004
Apricot Sticky Toffee Pudding

[Apricot Sticky Toffee Pudding] This past Sunday afternoon, we had decided to throw a little surprise birthday party for my […]

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  • April 6, 2004
Sticky Toffee Pudding

See this? Doesn’t it look just scrumpalicious, nested in its little takeout box? See how the sticky caramel coating has […]

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  • April 3, 2004
Flourless Orange and Ginger Cake
Flourless Orange and Ginger Cake

Gâteau à l’orange et au gingembre This is another cake I baked for our Goûter de Cousins last Sunday. I […]

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  • February 19, 2004
Chocolate Cake with Caramelized Hazelnuts

[Chocolate Cake with Caramelized Hazelnuts] Last Sunday afternoon, my sister Céline and I organized a “Goûter de Cousins” at my […]

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  • February 18, 2004
Coconut and White Chocolate Cake

[Coconut and White Chocolate Cake] As you know, yesterday was Maxence’s birthday : I treated him to a nice dinner […]

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  • January 11, 2004
Chocolate and Candied Chestnuts Coffee Cake

[Chocolate and Candied Chestnuts Coffee Cake] I wanted to bake a cake for our new year’s eve party – what’s […]

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  • January 5, 2004

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