Recipes by Category > Vegetables & Grains

Slow-Roasted Tomatoes

[Slow-Roasted Tomatoes] I’ve been wanting to make my own tomates confites for a while, especially after eating and tremendously enjoying […]

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  • May 26, 2004
Swiss Chard Strudel

[Swiss Chard Strudel] Last Saturday, I recruited a few dear friends to help me eat the Chocolate & Zucchini Cake […]

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  • April 22, 2004

Pissaladière is a specialty from Nice, in the South of France. It’s an onion tart with black olives and anchovies, […]

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  • April 14, 2004
Leek and Ricotta Frittata

Food never tastes as good as when you are really hungry. And although the temptation is strong to just grab […]

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  • March 26, 2004
Swiss Chard and Squash Seeds Tart

[Swiss Chard and Squash Seeds Tart] Had you been in my kitchen last week, you would have heard a small […]

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  • March 10, 2004
Spiced Carrot Fries

[Spiced Carrot Fries] Winter is the blessed season of root vegetables. Since it is noticeably drawing to a close here […]

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  • March 9, 2004
Black Radish "Chips"
Black Radish “Chips”

My vegetable basket this week included three black radishes, oblong and rather large. Black radish is another one of those […]

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  • February 29, 2004
Buckwheat crêpe
Buckwheat Crêpes (or Galettes)

Galettes de sarrasin Tomorrow is Mardi-Gras, the last day before Lent begins. The Mardi-Gras tradition in France, amongst other things, […]

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  • February 23, 2004
Stuffed Round Zucchini

[Stuffed Round Zucchini] We buy most of our fruits and vegetables at our favorite little fruit stand in the rue […]

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  • January 30, 2004
Zucchini Mushroom Crumble
Zucchini and Mushroom Crumble

On Christmas day, Maxence and his mother joined us for lunch at my parents’. My mother and I cooked for […]

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  • December 30, 2003
Grilled Polenta Slices

[Grilled Polenta Slices] I have a strange relationship with polenta. I either love it or loathe it, depending on how […]

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  • December 9, 2003
Stuffed Eggplant Mini-Rolls

[Stuffed Eggplant Mini-Rolls] Last night, Maxence and I threw a little dinner-party for my two dear friends, Marie-Laure and Laurence, […]

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  • December 7, 2003
Egyptian Sweet Potato Fries

[Egyptian Sweet Potato Fries] When Maxence and I went grocery shopping in the ethnic stores of the rue de Clignancourt […]

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  • December 6, 2003
Porcini Walnut Risotto

My sister Céline lives in Frankfurt, Germany. She is to come back to work in France at the beginning of […]

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  • November 3, 2003

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