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Plated Molten chocolate cake with salted butter caramel sauce from David Lebovitz's My Paris Kitchen on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: Warm chocolate cake with salted butter caramel sauce from My Paris Kitchen

There’s really not much to say about this week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays from David Lebovitz’s My Paris Kitchen. It’s a warm (molten) chocolate cake served with salted butter caramel sauce. It’s the perfect dinner party dessert because you can make all the components in advance, refrigerating the batter in the ramekins and […]

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Easy Basque Chicken recipe on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: Poulet Basquaise

If you’ve ever travelled in the Basque Country in Southwest France (you can read about one of our early trips to the Basque country and the Fêtes de Bayonne here) or northern Spain, you might have noticed a lot of red and green in everything from street signs to table linen. These are the Basque […]

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Classic French Lunettes a la confiture cookie recipe on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Lunettes à la confiture

These “lunette” cookies are a classic French goûter (after school) snack. Sadly, the recipe didn’t make the cut for In the French kitchen with kids (though honestly, I could have written a WHOLE book dedicated to the goûter!) but that doesn’t stop me from sharing the one I’ve worked on for a little while now […]

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mini strawberry tarts from In the French kitchen with kids on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Les Petits Chefs make Mini Strawberry Tarts (tartelettes aux fraises)

This week the Petits Chefs made a mini version of one of my favourite recipes from In the French kitchen with kids: Tarte aux Fraises. Over the years, the boys in my clubs have learned that for our one-hour sessions together, minifying recipes is sometimes what’s needed in order to complete  them in the time […]

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Caillettes from David Lebovitz My Paris Kitchen on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: Pork and chard sausage from My Paris Kitchen

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays from David Lebovitz’s My Paris Kitchen was caillettes (literally: little quails but actually a sort of large meatball made with sausage meat, liver and chard or other greens and wrapped in caul fat- somewhere between a pâté and a meatball, as explained in this excellent article by […]

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Baking Chez Moi Banana-Chocolate Chaussons on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Banana-Chocolate Chaussons

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi was a twist on a classic French pastry. Typically you might hear of a chausson (turnover) aux pommes but Dorie’s put a spin on it by using banana and chocolate for the filling. I am a huge fan of banana and chocolate so I was […]

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