Orange, Cranberries & Persimmon Clafoutis

The quintessential French dessert is clafoutis with cherries. A luke warm flan best served with a scoop of ice-cream or a cup of coffee. However, you can make clafoutis with any fruit you like, or even with veggies if you prefer a savoury clafoutis. I decided to make a typical Christmas inspired clafoutis with three […]

Spring dessert: Red fruit Clafoutis

It’s going to be a spectacular weekend folks! High temperatures, blue skies and lots of sun beams are in store for us. I know a lot of you will bring out the barbecue, go to the beach or rent a boat to hit the lakes. And when you are eating outdoors, there is no better […]

Picnic in the Park with Clafoutis

Transport yourself back to your vacation in the France country side with a classic homemade clafoutis and sweet strawberry lemonade.  During these late summer afternoons indulge in season’s blushing cherries, blueberries, and strawberry sweetness, and organize a laid down picnic with friends or family. No fuss, no overtly difficult meals, just dessert, tasty fruit and […]

The Cooking Club

Earlier this week, my friends and I had our first cooking club. We decided to have regularly cooking nights to try recipes and enjoy good food, wine, and each others company. This first time we opted for French cuisine and we used Rachel Khoo’s book The Little Paris Kitchen: Classic French recipes with a fresh and […]