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Lemon cherry cake hybrid with lemon curd/ Tarte hybride au citron, cerise et lemon curd

So since last week was my bday (29 again!) I brought some cake to my theater group, but there was a hitch: i was in a big hurry! So I decided to go the fast route…and made my lemon cherry pie again. Did I ever tell you how it’s made? Well…it’s shamefully simple (really i’m […]

Lemon yogurt cake

This is one more recipe I cannot believe i did not post before!! It is very delicious and decandent and i made it many times… 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1 cup plain whole-milk yogurt 1 1/3 cups sugar, divided 3 extra-large eggs 2 teaspoons grated lemon […]

Lemon curd hot pots

When I went to London last month I brought back a special booty: lemon curd from Harrods 🙂 I was waiting for my friend Caro to come to my place to try it and chose an original recipe to showcase it: lemon curd hotpots. I adapted the recipe from marmiton, the result is very good, […]

Another summer favorite: beet/avocado/mango/feta salad

This is one of the recipe i find myself making over and over again because it is so nice and refreshing!!! I subbed feta for the goats cheese this time and did not add walnuts (just because i did not have them on hand) but it is not any less delicious! Ingredients for 2 as […]

My Grandmother’s Cherry Clafoutis

Some recipes follow you all your life, long after the person who gave them to you is gone. To me, my grandma who loved to bake is forever etched in my mind with her cherry clafoutis…(there she is below with my lovely cousin) of course she did it way better than I ever could (especially […]

Recipe envy: Brookies

I was browsing one of my favorite cooking sites (favorite because it has beautiful pictures!) and came across two recipes that are worth a try i think! One is a hybrid between a brownies and a cookie and the other…well you have to wait for the post to see! Brookies: Ingrédients Pour la partie cookies: […]

Otmane’s chocolate tarts

So my friend Otmane always makes Tajins for me but he always asks for sthg in return, and it is always the same thing: a chocolate tart. Fortunately for me tose are remarkably easy to make and so i think the trade is pretty good! I could not believe i never posted this recipe as […]