Recipes by Category > *Nut-free

Lemon Ginger Tartlet
Lemon Ginger Tartlets

It’s been almost ten years since I was first in touch with Claire, the talented author of the pioneering natural […]

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  • October 15, 2014
Crème Caramel
Crème Caramel

Caramel custard was a mainstay of my mother’s dessert repertoire when I was growing up. We referred to it by […]

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  • September 3, 2014
Perfect Madeleines
Perfect Madeleines

Madeleines have long eluded me. I have spent a good portion of my baking life collecting various recipes and giving […]

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  • July 8, 2014
Yellow Zucchini Tarte Fine
Yellow Zucchini Tarte Fine on a Yogurt-Based Crust

This tarte fine (i.e. a thin tart with little or no rim) is a free-form room-temperature tart I assembled on […]

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  • June 25, 2014
Nori Roll
Cucumber and Avocado Quick Nori Roll

It all started a month ago with this photo on Gena’s Instagram feed. Gena is the author of the excellent […]

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  • May 27, 2014
Easy Homemade Chicken Stock
Easy Homemade Chicken Stock

A couple of weeks ago I had a lovely lunch at a new rôtisserie shop and restaurant in my neighborhood […]

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  • May 13, 2014
Buckwheat Speculoos Cookies
Buckwheat Speculoos Cookies

If you keep an eye on my Favorites of the Month posts, which naturally I recommend you do, you may […]

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  • April 15, 2014
Oven-Baked Falafel
Oven-Baked Falafel

I am a big fan of falafel, and every once in a while I get a craving for a good […]

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  • April 8, 2014
Sour Cherry Clafoutis with Chestnut Flour
Cherry Clafoutis with Chestnut Flour

I attended the Omnivore festival in Paris last week, a fabulous three-day event during which inspiring chefs climb up on […]

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  • March 25, 2014
Cauliflower Salad à la Café Pinson
Cauliflower Salad à la Café Pinson

Café Pinson is one of Paris’ most delicious lunch spots for vegetable lovers. Co-founded by Agathe Audouze and driven by […]

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  • March 20, 2014
Butternut Squash and Lentil Soup
Butternut Squash and Lentil Soup

Last week my dear friend Florence tweeted a link to Nadya Andreeva’s ayurvedic blog Spinach and Yoga*, and her recipe […]

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  • March 11, 2014
Palmiers (Elephant's Ears)
Palmiers (Elephant Ears)

I grew up eating packages of two-bite palmiers we bought at the supermarket*. Also, giant palmiers from the bakery that […]

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  • March 4, 2014
Apple Tarte Fine
Caramelized Apple Tarte Fine

Tarte fine caramélisée aux pommes When I wrote about my enthusiasm for quick and easy puff pastry last week, I […]

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  • February 20, 2014
Rough Puff (Quick and Easy Puff Pastry)
Rough Puff (Quick and Easy Puff Pastry)

This recipe changed my life, and I have Lucy Vanel to thank for it. A few years ago, I bookmarked […]

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  • February 11, 2014

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