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Buckwheat crepes with crispy seaweed on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: Buckwheat rolls with seaweed butter from My Paris Kitchen

This week’s Cook the Book Fridays recipe from David Lebovitz’s My Paris Kitchen was an interesting once – buckwheat crêpes filled with seaweed butter, rolled and fried in a butter. Um, ok? Now, I’ve been to the Breizh Café of which he speaks in the recipe headnote but to be honest, I’ve never noticed the […]

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Simplest Plum Tart from Baking Chez Moi on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Simplest Plum Tart

This week, the Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi is one I really wanted to love but I had a few issues with it (I think). I mean, what’s not to love – Dorie’s sweet tart dough, cookie crumbs and slow cooked plums – sounds amazing doesn’t it? And it did TASTE amazing […]

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Jamie Oliver Lemony Courgette Linguine on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Les Petits Chefs make Jamie Oliver’s Lemony Courgette Linguine

If you have followed me on Instagram over the past couple of weeks, you’ll have noticed I’ve been cooking up a storm from Jamie Oliver’s latest book, Quick and Easy Food. (it’s not out in Canada until October but I ordered the UK version because 1. I’m impatient and 2. It’s metric. ‘Nuff said) A […]

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Potato, feta and basil tortilla from My Paris Kitchen on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: Potato, feta and basil tortilla from My Paris Kitchen

This week’s Cook the Book Fridays recipe from David Lebovitz’s My Paris Kitchen was a simple tortilla – a thick Spanish omelette/ frittata, typically served at room temperature. This was an easy one I made when I was in Australia last month for a quick dinner, accompanied with a salad, because I thought it would […]

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Slice of Dorie Greenspan Brown Butter Peach Tourte

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Brown Butter Peach Tourte

This week, the Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi is a peach pie of the best kind. Made with Dorie’s sweet tart dough, this pie/ tourte is filled with fresh peaches that have spent some time in some brown butter (to give them a lovely nutty flavour). SO good, especially now when peaches […]

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Dories Cookies graham cracker cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Graham Cracker Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe was Graham Cracker Cookies. Dorie says: It only takes a tiny nibble to know that these are very special graham cookies. They’re not exactly like the packaged cookies (they’re decidedly better), but they have that particular graham cracker texture — both crisp and crumbly. They’re pleasantly brittle (the  effect […]

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