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Swedish Visiting Cake Bars from Dories Cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Swedish Visiting Cake Bars

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was perfect for my entertaining needs this past weekend. Dear friends were driving through Toronto and had made plans to stop to see me around 2pm so I thought what better than to greet them with some baked goods (and rosé, local strawberries and cheese and […]

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Mini version of David Lebovitz French Cheesecake on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: French cheesecake (tourteau fromager) from My Paris Kitchen

The recipe for Cook the Book Fridays from David Lebovitz’s My Paris Kitchen is a baked cheesecake made with goat’s cheese and sour cream, known in France as a “tourteau”. I’ve made this before when we were cooking from Around my French Table and I remember it being delicious (though some of my guests thought it […]

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Dorie Greenspan cowgirl cornmeal financiers on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Cowgirl Cornmeal Financiers

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi is a favourite French treat – financiers – with a twist. The “Cowgirl” in the name comes from Ellise Pierce (an American writer and chef friend of Dorie’s who lives in Paris) who gave the recipe to Dorie. “The base is the French financier and […]

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Dorie Greenspan Cocoa Tahini Cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Cocoa-Tahini Cookies with Sesame Crunch

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was one I’d been curious to try for a while. Tahini seems to be the “it” ingredient in baked goods these days but I’ll admit I hadn’t baked with it until this past weekend. I was really interested to see if it would work with chocolate […]

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Dorie Greenspan cookies and curd from Baking Chez Moi on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Springtime Cookies and Curd

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi was a wonderful way to use up all those broken pieces of cookie dough I baked off from last time, when we made Double-Butter Double-Baked Petit Beurre Cookies. This is essentially a dessert parfait incorporating cookie bits, grapefruit curd (oh my, this is SO good!), roasted […]

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Dorie Greenspan strawberry shortcake cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Strawberry Shortcake Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is a fun take on a strawberry shortcake that I absolutely loved (because it was delicious but also because it was minified 🙂 ) Dorie says: These are the kind of cookies that make you want to check that there’s champagne in the fridge […] The […]

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