Chocolate, Dessert, Recipes, Tea time

Chocolate cake, the one…

I regularly buy cooking and pastry books. I have probably  60 or 70 different books into my collection. I’ve never counted them. I love watching their nice pictures and I cannot resist to prepare my favorite recipes. This is exactly what happened yesterday night. I had guests at home and one hour before their arrival I… Read More Chocolate cake, the one…

Breakfast, Dessert, Tea time

Genuine French crêpes (pancakes)

Today is “Chandeleur day” in France. This is an important day: the day of pancakes! Every mum prepares crêpes (French pancakes) served generally at 5PM for the kid afternoon break. Today French supermarkets will certainly make an hit with eggs, milk and flour, the key ingredients of French crêpes. We generally serve them with sugar… Read More Genuine French crêpes (pancakes)

Chicken and poultry, Christmas, Main course

Chicken with morels

  Chicken with morels: a delicious and festive French traditional dish Looking for a comforting poultry dish replacing turkey stuffed with chestnuts for Christmas? Have you ever tried a generous chicken with morels? This dish is very convenient for the festive season: you can prepare it in advance and just warm it at the very… Read More Chicken with morels