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Christmas Sablés Cookies
Christmas Sablés Cookies

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
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
Healthy Banana Chocolate Breakfast Bars
Healthy Banana Chocolate Breakfast Bars

When Heidi posted about her friend Nikki’s healthful cookies a couple of months ago, my curiosity was piqued, and the […]

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  • November 18, 2008
French Meringues

My freezer is not exactly in its prime, and it suffers from ice buildup syndrome. I put stuff in there, […]

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  • May 16, 2008
Crumiri (Italian Cornmeal Cookies)

[Italian Cornmeal Cookies] We all have our siren ingredients, those that call to us in voices of sugar from the […]

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  • January 15, 2008

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