Mini Apple Pandowdy from Baking with Dorie on a baking tray covered in parchment.

Tuesdays with Dorie: Apple Pandowdy from Baking with Dorie

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe is from Dorie Greenspan’s Baking with Dorie and is one I’d never heard of pior to seeing in in the book – Apple Pandowdy. A pandowdy’s a pie that’s got only a top crust, often one made of odd-shaped pieces of dough. The dessert was probably created to put … Read more

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

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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

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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