23 août 2006

Blog appetit #9: Tartelettes croustillantes aux sardines et tomates confites

Today is the latest "Blog appetit" contest in the french culinary blogweb. This edition's ingredients will probably seem less startling than the strawberries and asperges from the last edition (I had a lot of fun with them though), but they are worth a detour: Our stars of this month are sardines and tomatoes. I hope you will excuse me if the rest of this post is in french. I promise the translation will follow soon. Lors de la derniere edition de Blog apetit, je me suis drolement amusee a concocter ma recette et je... [Lire la suite]
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20 août 2006

A strawberry tart for my valentine!

Do no get mixed up, when I talk about my valentine, I do not talk about my dutchie, at least not today! Valentine is the nickname we give to a good girlfriend of mine who can sometimes get very grumpy (we are then more tempted to name her otherwise) but can also be a doll when she wants, hence her nickname. I saw valentine last weekend in her parents appartment in Le Touquet Paris-Plage on the north sea cost of France. A beautiful beach resort built in the middle of a beautiful pine tree forest and dunes where I happened to be... [Lire la suite]
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18 août 2006

Fish! I like it raw! (3)

Last week, I was almost finished with the 3rd opus of my raw fish special... I was talking about raw fish of course, but I also allowed myself in alyric prose about my addiction to the covered market "Les Halles" in my home town and all its marvels. I was about to press the "post and publish" key when I saw a typo. And then, everything just disappeared: I pressed backspace  instead of delete and my post was gone... pfffuit! Impossible to get my post back. I was so upset that I didn't find the courage to post... [Lire la suite]
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