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Multiseed Buckwheat Cookies
Multiseed Buckwheat Cookies

One of the challenges of writing a cookbook is that, for the duration of the project, most of one’s cooking […]

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  • February 21, 2012
Almond and Orange Blossom Croquants
Almond and Orange Blossom Croquants Cookies

From the department of Who Has Time To Make Edible Gifts In Advance Anyway comes this last-minute recipe, shared by […]

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  • December 20, 2011
Chocolate Coconut Muffins
Chocolate Coconut Muffins

In preparation for a recent article in ELLE à table, the French cooking magazine in which I write a column, […]

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  • June 16, 2011
Christmas Sablés Cookies
French Christmas Cookies (Sablés)

Biscuits de Noël Laurence is one of my best and oldest friends. I met her when I was fourteen, on […]

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  • December 21, 2010
Walnut and Date Cookies
Walnut and Date Cookies

You may remember from my posts about the quince and almond cake and the quince jelly that I have a […]

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  • November 16, 2010
Yves Camdebord's Sablés
Yves Camdeborde’s Sablés (Butter Cookies)

Menu Fretin is a young French independent publishing house that specializes in culinary books*. Considering the teeny size of the […]

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  • June 15, 2010
Warabi Mochi
Warabi Mochi

We had our first taste of warabi mochi on the basement floor of the Tokyu department store in Shibuya, Tokyo. […]

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  • May 18, 2010
Squeeze Cookies (A Roasted Flour Experiment)

A favorite from the archives, this post was originally published in April 2008. Among the many things I learned during […]

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  • April 20, 2010
Pecan Mudslide Cookies
Pecan Mudslide Cookies

I spent a few days in New York City in early December to promote* my latest book project, and I […]

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  • February 3, 2010
Matcha Shortbread Cookies
Matcha Shortbread Cookies

A friend of mine was just admitted to the traditional French cooking program I attended four years ago (read all […]

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  • October 6, 2009
Blueberry Oat Bran Muffin
Blueberry Oat Bran Muffins

I grew up in a household where le goûter is a cardinal ritual, and I can safely state that I’ve […]

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  • August 18, 2009
Strawberry Daifuku Mochi
Strawberry Daifuku Mochi

A few weeks ago, my friend Estérelle and I attended a mochi cooking class held at La Cocotte, a lovely […]

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  • June 2, 2009
Homemade Lärabar
Homemade Lärabars

I have never been particularly drawn to energy bars and their spooky ingredients lists, but then I discovered the hugely […]

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  • May 5, 2009
Chocolate Chip Cookies
Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ve always enjoyed the food sections of American newspapers, these pull-out pages that appear in the regular edition on a […]

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  • April 14, 2009

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