Choucroute Garnie Recipe

Choucroute Garnie

Served in every beer hall in eastern France, choucroute garnie is the hot dog and sauerkraut dish of Alsace. To which we say, oui!

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  • 45 M
  • 5 H, 15 M
  • 2
Cindi's Croissants

Fresh Ham and Cheese Croissants

David measures his friends on how true, honest, and kind they are—and how superlative their baking skills. His friend Cindi measures up.

French Vanilla Sablé Recipe

French Sable Cookies

This sneaky sable, a French shortbread of sorts that’s crisp on the outside, tender on the inside, is going to rock your world.

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  • 45 M
  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 4
My Pizza Cookbook

Easy Béchamel Sauce

Who knew that baking legend Jim Lahey’s brilliance extended not just to bread and pizza maverick but béchamel whisperer?

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 4
Pear and Almond Tart Recipe

Pear and Almond Tart

French. Foolproof. Froufrou. Fuss-free. Fenomenal. (Work with us.) Rarely does elegance come together with such ease.

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  • 35 M
  • 2 H
  • 8
Croque Madame Muffins Recipe

Croque Madame Muffins

Breakfast made in a muffin tin has perhaps never been so enticing as with this nifty ooh- and aah-inducing riff on the classic croque madame.

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  • 30 M
  • 50 M
  • 4
Basic Crepes Recipe

Basic Crêpes

A simple, step-by-step recipe for the classic French crêpe that can be mastered by anyone. Yes, anyone. Even you.

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  • 25 M
  • 30 M
  • 17
Baked Spinach Mornay Recipe

Baked Spinach Mornay

Sorta like potato gratin, except the nutty, cheesy white sauce swaddles leaves of spinach, not sliced spuds. Sure beats salad.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Caramel Pear Tarts

Caramel Pear Tarts

Nothing says sassy like swapping pears for apples in the classic French tarte tatin. What can we say? We like to live on the edge.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 4
Summer Vegetable Gratin

Summer Vegetable Gratin

What to do with late summer abundance? Chef Alain Ducasse’s fancy-pants interpretation of a Provençal classic.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Eiffel Tower

That Paris Effect

David blogs his way through Paris, embracing wining, dining, and a magically slenderizing manner of thinking that just may offset all the foie gras, fromage, and frites.

Cherry Liqueur Recipe

Cherry Liqueur | Guignolet

The only real trick to this stiff summery sensation is resisting the temptation to snitch a swig before it’s time.

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  • 5 M
  • 2 D
  • 20
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