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Dorie Greenspan Cocoa-Almond Uglies from Dorie's Cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Cocoa-Almond Uglies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is a simple cookie that happens to be naturally gluten-free that tastes so much better than it looks! Dorie says: After tasting cookies like these in French and Italian bakeries, I spent a lot of time trying to make them at home — time well spent. […]

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Dorie Greenspan Baking Chez Moi almond and berry gratins on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Almond and berry gratins

This week, for the Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi, we made what I think I’ll be making a lot of over the summer: berry “gratins”.  Typically associated with a savoury dish topped with cheese, this dessert version uses an pistachio cream for the crispy “gratin” part which is spread over the top […]

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Dorie Greenspan plain and simple almond cake on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Plain and simple almond cake

This week, for Tuesdays with Dorie’s recipe from Baking Chez Moi, we made Plain and Simple Almond Cake. It really is “plain and simple” as it contains only three main ingredients: eggs, almonds and sugar (with a touch of salt and vanilla). I, of course, minified the recipe to make three 4-inch cakes which were […]

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French Fridays: Salted olive crisps from My Paris Kitchen

This week’s Cook the Book Fridays recipe from David Lebovitz’ My Paris Kitchen is like a very thin savoury biscotti-type cracker with almonds called a “croquet” in French that reminds me a lot of my favourite Raincoast Crisps.  It’s an interesting recipe, containing just flour (whole wheat and plain), a touch of sugar, some Herbes […]

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After school cranberry almond crunch cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Cranberry-almond crunch cookies

There are a couple of things I’ve been thinking lately that seem appropriate to share here in this post.  Firstly, as I work my way through the recipes for my very first cookbook, I’m astounded at the amount of butter (and sugar and eggs) I am getting through.  I mean, really. You have no idea! […]

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Kale, cherry and goat cheese salad with toasted almonds on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Kale, cherry and goat cheese salad with apples and toasted almonds

Kale made an appearance in my Front Door Organics Small Fry box last week  and while I typically associate “kale” with “chips” (because, well, that is how most of my kale ends up!!), it’s still a little warm to be firing up the oven for making chips.  The heat that has made a re-appearance here […]

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