Sour Cream Mocha Cake

Sour Cream Mocha Cake

With its dark, dark chocolate and its indulgent amount of espresso, this incredibly moist mocha creation ought to have a minimum age requirement.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 15
Portuguese Rice Pudding Recipe

Portuguese Rice Pudding

Rice pudding is a Portuguese staple. This lighter recipe, which doesn’t call for the traditional use of eggs, is flavored with lemon and dusted with cinnamon.

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  • 35 M
  • 50 M
  • 6
Portuguese Fava Beans with Cilantro Recipe

Portuguese Fava Beans with Cilantro

Fava beans, Portuguese style. We gotta say, it’s worth all the shelling to get at those beans. Swear.

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  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 0

Green Bean and Potato Salad

Few vegetable combinations are more natural than green beans and new potatoes. A healthy dose of shallots adds brilliant flavor to this potato salad.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
tagliatelle with Leeks and Shrimp Recipe

Tagliatelle with Leeks and Shrimp

Tagliatelle with leeks and shrimp is an great alternative to pasta with heavy sauces. Here a light chicken stock complements sauteed leeks and shrimp. This is one of David’s favorite for more than 15 years.

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 0
Paula Wolfert Beef Daube

Provençal Beef Stew

A daube is simply a Provencal-style beef stew, chockablock with beef, carrots, onion, mushrooms, and olives in red-wine sauce. See? You’re fluent in French.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 0
Beef Cubes

Classic Provençale Daube

More than just French stew, Provencale Daube is a classic preparation rooted in geography. For a weekend dinner, make a day ahead for deeper beef flavor.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 4

Marie-Claude Gracia’s Roast Duck

A unique way to roast duck from Gascony. The fat is removed from the pan as the duck roasts, yielding tender, succulent meat. Pair with French Burgundy.

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  • 40 M
  • 2 H
  • 6
Classic French Chicken Fricassee Recipe

Classic French Chicken Fricassée

Called chicken grandmere, this French fricassee is full of sweet small onions, whole garlic, potatoes, bacon, plenty of mushrooms, and chicken, of course.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 2
Coconut Layer Cake Recipe

Coconut Layer Cake

Layers of vanilla cake take turns with oodles of coconut filling and the whole shebang is slathered with fluffy white icing. Uh, yes please!

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 14
Nectarine Cakes Recipe

Little Nectarine Cakes

These buttery little cakes have as tiaras slices of fresh nectarines, though truth be told apricots or peaches would work just as well.

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  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 2
Julia and Jacques Cooking at Home by Julia Child and Jacques Pepin

Eggs Benedict

Julia Child didn’t mess around when it came to breakfast. Here her velvety hollandaise sauce is spooned over poached eggs, ham, and brioche, to marvelous effect.

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  • 35 M
  • 45 M
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