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My Grandmother’s Pear Cake

Le goûter is the afternoon snack kids are given when they come out of school around four. In my family, […]

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  • October 14, 2003
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Cheeseburgers with a Twist

Reading the article on DIY Diner Food over at Digs Magazine put me in the mood for burgers, so that […]

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  • October 13, 2003
Sardine Harissa Polar Bread Sandwich

Or : The Return of the Polar Bread Sandwich I made myself another yummy sandwich on polar bread for lunch […]

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  • October 11, 2003
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Like Caramels au Beurre Salé, only Spreadable

The other day, I was walking up the avenue d’Italie in the 13th arrondissement – I was coming back from […]

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  • October 9, 2003
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Sun-dried Tomato Polenta Squares

This recipe is from the apéro section of the cookbook Mes petits plats 100% naturels, by Catherine Mandigon and Patricia […]

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  • October 7, 2003
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Homemade Yogurts

The yogurt maker (yaourtière in French) is often used to illustrate the concept of an appliance that seemed like a […]

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  • October 7, 2003
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Fennel & Tuna Polar Bread Sandwich

Over the last few years, I’ve noticed an increasing number of bakeries and sandwich places in France selling sandwiches made […]

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  • October 7, 2003
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Honey Hazelnut Cake

Yesterday, my parents came over for tea. This is always a perfect occasion for me to bake (yeah, like I […]

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  • October 6, 2003
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Absolute Chocolate Tartlets

[Absolute Chocolate Tartlets] I could have met my friends Marie-Laure and Laurence at a Chocoholics Anonymous meeting, so when they […]

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  • October 4, 2003
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Zucchini Stuffed with Quinoa and Ricotta

“Man, I’m stuffed!” said the zucchini. Tonight, Laurence and Marie-Laure are coming for dinner, and as a main dish, I […]

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  • October 3, 2003
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Swiss Chard Pie

Spinach is one of the rare vegetables I will not eat. Possibly, this has to do with the green puke […]

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  • October 3, 2003
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Chouquettes (Sugar Puffs)

Chouquettes are little puffs of choux pastry, sprinkled with coarse sugar. They can be bought by the weight in French […]

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  • October 1, 2003
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The Magic Baker’s Store

Last weekend, while I was in the 1st arrondissement to buy kitchenware, I suddenly remembered my grandmother telling me about […]

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  • October 1, 2003
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E. Dehillerin

E. Dehillerin* is a renowned cooking utensils outlet located in the 1st arrondissement of Paris. It’s a totally no-frills store […]

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  • September 30, 2003

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