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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
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 […]

  • 19
  • 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
Almond Cake with Blueberry Coulis
Almond Cake with Blueberry Coulis

I had my first taste of this cake at my friend Adam‘s last December. I was in New York for […]

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  • July 20, 2010
Yves Camdebord's Sablés
Yves Camdeborde’s Sablés (Butter Cookies)

Menu Fretin is a young French independent publishing house that specializes in culinary books*. Considering the teeny size of the […]

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  • June 15, 2010
Galette des rois
Homemade Galette des Rois

If you’ve ever been in France during the month of January, surely you’ve noticed the blossoming of galettes des rois […]

  • 107
  • January 19, 2010
appelschnitt
Apple Slices with Frozen Sheep’s Milk Yogurt

Maxence and I like to spend a weekend in Amsterdam every once in a while: we love the atmosphere of […]

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  • October 20, 2009
Matcha Shortbread Cookies
Matcha Shortbread Cookies

A friend of mine was just admitted to the traditional French cooking program I attended four years ago (read all […]

  • 55
  • October 6, 2009
Sourdough English Muffins
Sourdough English Muffins

Due to my ever-widening enthusiasm for breadmaking, I have become a close follower of the Bread Baker’s Apprentice challenge, wherein […]

  • 63
  • September 29, 2009
cheesethins
Cheese Thins

When it comes to appetizers, I generally try to offer relatively light preparations, and often opt for vegetable-based dips* that […]

  • 60
  • August 25, 2009
Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ve always enjoyed the food sections of American newspapers, these pull-out pages that appear in the regular edition on a […]

  • 67
  • April 14, 2009
beurredebrebis
Ewe’s Milk Butter

[Ewe's Milk Butter] Every once in a while, life presents the gourmand with a scintillating novelty that tickles his curiosity […]

  • 23
  • May 1, 2007

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