Last summer I had the pleasure of visiting the lovely town of Vic-Fezensac in the neighbouring (to the Lot-et-Garonne where Nérac is located) Gers department on market day. Eleanor, my good friend from VivreinFrance who runs market cooking classes (a visit to the market and a cooking class, all en français) invited me to tag […]
About Mardi Michels
I was thrilled to welcome Vanessa Yeung back to work with the boys this week. She has come to teach the boys twelve times before (she’s a legend!) and is known in Petits Chefs circles for her amazing dumplings (actually she’s known all around Toronto for those – her stands at food events consistently sell […]
This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is all sorts of good. These are the best chocolate chip cookies I’ve ever had. I don’t even bake and I NEED this recipe Just a couple of the comments about Kerrin’s Multigrain Cookies from my colleagues who finished a large plate of them well before […]
A book by Dorie Greenspan, all about butter? Sign me up! But not just any book about butter – a Short Stack Edition! Short Stack is a series of small-format, single-subject cookbook booklets by America’s top culinary talents. Each edition offers “ingenious new ways to cook our favorite ingredients” and contains 20 to 25 recipes […]
This week’s Cook the Book Fridays recipe from David Lebovitz’s My Paris Kitchen is the perfect antidote to the chilly temperatures that have all ove a sudden decide to stick around (after a strange fall with temperatures in the 20s somedays!). It’s a simple soup – celery root with leeks and a few herbs, made […]
The Petits Chefs were lucky boys this week as they welcomed Adell Shneer back into the lab to show them how to decorate sugar cookies! Adell (who has worked with the boys on a number of occasions before) is both a friend and cookie decorator extraordinaire and I invited her to come in and show […]
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