Tag Archives: Easy

Almond Ricotta Cake

I made the best cake this week, an Almond Ricotta Cake. I took creative license from another blogger recommended by Chez Bonne Femme. 

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Pork Medallions with Cranberry-Pear Preserves

I hesitated to post about these Pork Medallions or at least not mention my cranberry-pear preserves. I changed my mind after reading a post

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Zucchini Fritters

Never let it be said that I would pass out diet advice, but I think you would like these zucchini fritters diet or no diet. I have been on a zucchini kick. Zucchini is in such abundance this time of … Continue reading

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Tomato Tarte Tatin

I have found another gem of recipe. I think I told you before but in case you missed it I like to read French blogs. Well actually I read English, American, or in this case Belgium blogs, but they are … Continue reading

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When I found these Very Cherry Plums I knew they were going to make a delicious dessert.  I decided to make Brûléed Plums with Brandy Custard.

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Shrimp Riviera with Pico de Gallo

I have been watching Jacques Pépin every time I can catch him on PBS. He has started taking shortcuts and I think if it is good enough for Jacques it is good enough for me. I made his corn soufflé … Continue reading

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Corn Soufflé

I went to the market and they had a big display of fresh corn. I know it is a little early for corn, but I sneaked a peek and the kernels were so plump and I could smell the flavor. … Continue reading

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Cherry Clafoutis

It is cherry season – please make a Cherry Clafoutis. You can make a Cherry Clafoutis in a non-metal pan, or like I did in individual ovenproof ramekins. Butter, then sugar pan/ramekins, line the bottom with cherries, pour the batter … Continue reading

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Cloud Bread

I am slowly getting back on track. I am back in my home and getting back in the kitchen and making Cloud Bread.

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Red Fruit Salad

I love bloggers. They spur my memories and my imagination. I was reading ParisBreakfast. She went on an outing. They were serving red fruit salad. That made me think of one of my favorite lunch places, a little French Bistro

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