About Susan Herrmann Loomis

Susan Herrmann Loomis

Susan Loomis is an award-winning cookbook author and culinary instructor based in France. Originally from Seattle, she moved to France in the early 1980s to study cooking and opened a culinary school in 2001. Loomis is the author of nearly a dozen cookbooks, including On Rue Tatin and Nuts in the Kitchen. Her work has also appeared in Gourmet and Bon Appétit, among other publications.

Onion Marmalade

Thick, sweet caramelized onions flavored with grenadine and tangy sherry vinegar make a savory marmalade. Serve at lunch on bread with a green salad.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
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Gruyère and Smoked Sausage Salad

Deeply smoked garlicky pork sausage and gruyere cheese are tossed in a mustard vinaigrette and served over field greens in this French country salad recipe.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H
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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