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L’Avant-Goût

From time to time, my dad offers to come and treat me to lunch on a weekday. My company offices […]

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  • December 12, 2003
Oeuf Cocotte
Oeuf Cocotte

When I was 9 years old and in the last year of primary school, I didn’t have class on Wednesdays. […]

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  • December 11, 2003
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Chocolate Pear Chocolate Tart

[Chocolate Pear Chocolate Tart] As you know, I have a passion for chocolate. In restaurants, I am never intimidated by […]

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  • December 10, 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
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Ginger Pineapple Chicken Skewers

[Ginger Pineapple Chicken Skewers] This was the main dish for our dinner party on Saturday. I got the inspiration from […]

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  • December 8, 2003
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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
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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
Rose Bakery
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

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