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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
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Mini Sandwich Skewer

[Skewered Mini-Sandwiches] The boulangépicier store, or “be”, opened a year ago in Paris, and is owned by Alain Ducasse and […]

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  • December 5, 2003
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Maple Sugar

When my parents came over for lunch a few weeks ago, my mother, who knows me oh-so-well, brought me a […]

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  • December 4, 2003
Grilled Onions And Peppers

I did not write the food entry I had in mind yesterday night, and my excuse for that is as […]

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  • December 3, 2003
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A Diet of Baked Beans

From the ages of ten to sixteen, my parents sent me on séjours linguistiques (“linguistic stays”) abroad each summer. The […]

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  • December 2, 2003
Vanilla Pecan Squares
Vanilla Pecan Squares

Carrés de Noix de Pécan à la Vanille Yesterday was my grandmother’s 92nd birthday. On this occasion, my parents, myself, […]

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  • December 1, 2003
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Rose Bakery

Rose Bakery is a small bakery-cum-restaurant run by a French-British couple on rue des Martyrs, a few blocks from where […]

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  • November 30, 2003
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Chayote Squash

This morning, Maxence and I went for a stroll towards Barbès and Chateau-Rouge, a more ethnic part of the 18th […]

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  • November 29, 2003
Spiced Pumpkin Soup

[Spiced Pumpkin Soup] I am ordinarily not a huge winter squash fan. I used to dislike sweet and savory together […]

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  • November 28, 2003
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Corsican Tartine

Tartines have been a fairly trendy lunch fare in Parisian restaurants for a while. Originally, “tartine” means a slice of […]

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  • November 27, 2003
Where Do I Eat The Best Tartines?

As a complement to my post about The Wonderful World Of Tartines, here’s a list of my favorite restaurants for […]

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  • November 27, 2003
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Pear Rosemary Crème Brûlée

Two weeks ago, my parents came over to my apartment. The plan was for the three of us to have […]

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  • November 26, 2003
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The Victoria Food Market

On the last Saturday of our Seychelles vacation, we were on the island of Mahé, the largest and most populated […]

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  • November 25, 2003
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Eating Our Way Through The Seychelles

Well, well, well. Even the best things come to an end, and here we are, back in Paris! This was […]

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  • November 24, 2003

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