Crusty Baked Shells and Cauliflower

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The Barefoot Contessa has a new cooking show on television. This makes me very happy. There are eight episodes of Ina Garten teaching us to Cook Like a Pro and I sat and watched them all, one after another, last … Continue reading

French Onion Soup Burgers

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A mash-up of two of my favourite things to eat: French onion soup and hamburgers. Surely that’s a recipe worth giving a tryout, right? Start with the onion. One very large onion. Slice the onion and get it into a … Continue reading

French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese and Walnuts

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There were many recipes from My Paris Kitchen posted last month (and at least one this month) because that was the cookbook of the month in my Facebook Food52 Cookbook of the Month club. It’s not like I hadn’t cooked … Continue reading

Cherry Tomato Crostini With Homemade Herbed Goat Cheese

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We are getting close to prime tomato season here in Ontario. This makes me happy because I like all the tomatoes: the big beefsteaks for my sandwiches, the plum tomatoes for making red sauce to eat all winter long, the … Continue reading