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Win a Riviera Petit Pot prize pack (Ontario) (CLOSED)

Win a Riviera Petit Pot prize pack Thanks to Riviera Petit Pot (I wrote about them here) I have one Petit Pot prize pack (valued at approximately $30) to give away to one lucky Ontario reader. How to enter: There are 4 ways to enter (maximum of four entries per person for the duration of … Read more

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Tarte flambée, Flammekueche, Flammkuchen

In French, it’s known as tarte flambée, in Alsatian it’s flammekueche, in German flammkuchen. Whatever you call it, it’s mouthwateringly good and we enjoyed a number of these last summer when we spent a week in Colmar in Alsace. Basically, it’s a VERY thin crust pizza topped with lardons (bacon strips), white onions and a … Read more

French Fridays with Dorie: Buckwheat blini with caramelized shallots, witled arugula and crème fraîche

Ok so I cheated a little with this week’s French Fridays with Dorie recipe. It was supposed to be buckwheat blinis with smoked salmon and crème fraîche but anyone who knows me will know that smoked salmon is one of the foods I simply cannot eat (just a dislike, not an allergy).  In any case, … Read more

French Fridays with Dorie: Cinnamon-crunch chicken

This week’s French Fridays with Dorie recipe was intriguing to say the least. Pan fried chicken breast coated in a mixture of crème fraîche and speculoos crumbs, aka cinnamon crunch chicken.  Yes, you read it right. I approached this with some trepidation as it just sounds wrong. It took about 10 minutes to pull together… … Read more