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Dorie Greenspan chocolate saucisson for Tuesdays with Dorie on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Chocolate Saucisson

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was “Chocolate saucisson”. Sounds odd, huh? Actually, it is the easiest of recipes and makes a fun, sausage-shaped log of delicious cookie dough that actually looks pretty similar to a dried sausage, even moreso when you cut it. Dorie says: It’s a cocoa log studded with […]

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Books for bakers on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Books for baking enthusiasts

Looking for a gift for the baker in your life? Or maybe a little something for you? Here are some of my favourites from this year and late last year. Afternoon Tea at Home by Will Torrent This gorgeous book came out in 2016 but it’s so beautiful that it deserves a place on your […]

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David Lebovitz counterfeit duck confit on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: Counterfeit duck confit from My Paris Kitchen

This week’s  Cook the Book Fridays recipe from David Lebovitz’s My Paris Kitchen is something I am sure we’ll eat a lot of over the next couple of weeks when we’re in France for the holidays. Duck (confit) is a staple of the table in southwest France so it’s not something I cook for myself […]

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Dorie Greenspan Soft Salted-Butter Caramels on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays wtih Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Soft Salted-Butter Caramels

The Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi for this week was the first time I’ve ever made caramel candies. Of course I’ve made caramel before for baking and cooking but never as actual sweets/ candies. After a long week last week, I needed some quiet time in my kitchen and this was the […]

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Books for home cooks on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Four books for home cooks

It’s been a bumper season for cookbooks this fall, it’s been hard to keep up. SO many excellent titles, where to begin? Today I’m sharing four of my favourite books from this season for the home cooks on your holiday list. Or, you know, you! Jamie Oliver’s Quick and Easy Food There’s so much to […]

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Dorie Greenspan Princeton Gingersnaps on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Princeton Gingersnaps

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was a(nother) winner! I was excited to make a *proper* gingersnap – they might not be a cookie I eat often but when I do, I’m often disappointed because either they don’t “snap” or they aren’t gingery enough. These hit the mark on both accounts. They […]

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