Pissaladière

The full-flavored saltiness of anchovies and the earthy meatiness of oil-packed black olives play off the carmel sweetness of onions in this famous French tart.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 20 M
  • 0

Chocolate-Coconut Crepes

Lacy crepes, French pancakes, are filled with a creamy bittersweet chocolate sauce and topped with toasted coconut curls and softly mounded whipped cream.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 1

Gooey, Cheesy Baked French Onion Soup

A slightly heretical take on a French classic, this riff involves slicing, sautéing, and, the laying on of cheese, yes, but not as you’ve experienced before.

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H
  • 9

Tropical Fruit Crepes

Sliced papaya and mango are coated in a rich caramel sauce then rolled in lacy crepes. The dish is topped with a powered sugar and a sprig of zippy mint.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 0

Korova Cookies

There’s a double whammy of chocolate in these sweet treats: chocolate cookies studded with chunks of chocolate and sprinkled with sea salt.

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H
  • 4

Gougères with Arugula, Bacon, and Pickled Onions

A Zuni Cafe specialty, these little cheese puff sandwiches are filled with bacon, tender baby greens, and peppery pickled onions. Perfect as an hors d’oeuvre.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 1

Madeleines

Buttery, cake-y, crisp at the edges, and with a slight lilt of lemon, this cookie launched a thousand memories—and a literary masterpiece—for Marcel Proust.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 2

Apricot Clafoutis

This French classic exhibits all the custardy creaminess you’d expect. Typically made with cherries but quite nice with other stone fruits, evidenced here.

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  • 20 M
  • 35 M
  • 0

Provençal Beef Stew

Just because you can’t be in the South of France this winter doesn’t mean you can’t eat like you’re in the South of France.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 0

Classic Provençale Daube

More than just French stew, Provencale daube is a classic preparation rooted in geography, good sense, and even better taste.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 6

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 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
  • 4

Maine Sea Scallops in Black Tie

This special treat combines of layered big, succulent sea scallops and fragrant black truffles–both of which are encased in spinach and puff pastry.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
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