French - Shortbread _ A shortbread is good especially when the recipe comes from Christophe Felder & that we can manipulate to suit his whims as I do every batch! With the same recipe, you can satisfy his cravings taste vanilla, lemon or orange, almonds or pistachios, because at some occasions we want to breathe comforting & festive scents of cinnamon, nutmeg & anise! #French
FRENCH - CHICKEN THIGHS WITH MUSHROOMS _ Bathed in a buttery, creamy sauce! Serve with chopped parsley leaves, accompanied by potatoes or fresh pasta! #French #Chicken #Mushrooms
Fluffy Sour Cream and Chive Scrambled Eggs with Bacon _ A French treat, Vols-au-Vent based on the Puff Pastry recipe by Michel Richard from the cookbook Baking With Julia by Dorie Greenspan!
Daring Bakers in September: Vols-au-Vent with Michel Richard’s Puff Pastry Dough
After more than two years as a Daring Baker (it all started with a mirror cake…), I’m so excited that Liz and Ivonne have asked me to host a challenge! Woo-hoo! But oh no–what t…
Sour Cream & Chive Scrambled Eggs with Bacon _ The September 2009 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Steph of A Whisk and a Spoon. She chose the French treat, Vols-au-Vent based on the Puff Pastry recipe by Michel Richard from the cookbook Baking With Julia by Dorie Greenspan. Thanks, Steph!
Recipes - Daring Kitchen
The September 2009 Daring Bakers' Challenge has been chosen by Steph of a whisk and a spoon. Steph chose Vols-au-Vent, which we are pretty sure in French means, “After one bite we could die and go to heaven!” Puff pastry (aka pâte feuilletée) is something most of us usually buy…
Delicious Cherry Clafoutis is one of our favorite French desserts, with a creamy, custard-like texture and sweet bites of cherries throughout. Dust with powdered sugar and serve warm or cold with a dollop of whipped or vanilla ice cream.
Chicken with Mustard - Seasons and Suppers
French Chicken Mustard Dijonaise with Bacon & Onions ~ Adapted from David Lebovitz’s “My Paris Kitchen” _ Delicious, quick & easy, one-pot dish, but special enough for company. I use bone-in/skin-on chicken breasts! David suggests serving with his Fresh Herb Pasta. Also this would be perfect with some creamy mashed potatoes, as the gravy is delicious!
A Fresh Strawberry Tart from Julia Child!
A Fresh Strawberry Tart from Julia Child! – ***I've become such a big fan of Julia Child. Brad recently gave me a beautiful set of her "Mastering the Art of French Cooking" Volumes I & II. This is the very first recipe that I've tried out from Volume I. This recipe stood out to me because #1: I LOVE strawberries! & #2: Fresh fruit tarts just scream "summer!" to me!
Floating Islands (Floats) Recipe - Hillbilly Housewife
I have been looking for a recipe that my grandmother used to make. She just called it Float. I know it takes milk and eggs and sugar. Beyond that, I am just lost. I asked her once for the recipe and she said she really didn’t have one. I tried her directions and it was […]