Close up of mini apple crumble galette

French Fridays: Les Petits Chefs make Mini Galettes “Crumble aux Pommes”

Ok, that looks good, huh? Sure but how about this? Yes! Cooking club is back… virtually! After last term when I ran two very successful online cooking clubs for my students each week from April – June then 7 weeks of cooking camp in the summer, adding some online public cooking classes too, school is … Read more

Tuesdays with Dorie Greenspan Petite Apple Croustades on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Petite Apple Croustades

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi is a great way to showcase apples when they are in season. The recipe only has a few ingredients but it a little complicated and fussy to make as it basically involves constructing little parcels for the apples made out of phyllo pastry brushed with … Read more

Dorie Greenspan Gâteau Basque Fantasie on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Gâteau Basque Fantasie

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi was a one I was intrigued by. I mean, I love a good Gâteau Basque but wasn’t sure about the whole idea of filling it with dried fruits and nuts – I mean, why mess with a perfectly good dessert, right? The traditional filling is … Read more

Dorie Greenspan Apple Matafan for tuesdays with Dorie on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Apple Matafan

The Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi this week was an apple matafan (“Mata-what?” According to Genius Kitchen, “a matafan is a thick crepe; there are a few variations. For centuries, this was a daily dish for the local peasant. Eaten in the morning, matafans sustained him/her through a long day of work … Read more