Tag Archives: Baking Chez Moi

Tuesdays With Dorie – Cornmeal & Berry Cakes

When I was about 11 I attended this summer performing arts camp on Long Island. I basically danced all day. We would gather at wooden picnic tables in the woods for lunch that we would bring from home, and there … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Cocoa Crunch Meringue Cookies

Let’s be honest. If there are two options, and one of the options is chocolate, I will almost always choose the chocolate option. I also find that, the older I get, the more I prefer dark chocolate. The little bits … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Matcha Financiers

To say I was dubious about making these was a major understatement. My concern wasn’t about the financiers, but rather the matcha. When I read through the participant’s blogs from last time, some folks thought they were pretty grassy. And … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Lemon Squares, French Style

This blog should really be renamed “All The Ways I Can Destroy the Dessert I Made” You heard right. I destroyed another dessert. Everything was going well until the whole broke while turning it out. In all fairness I should … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Fluted Carrot Tangerine Cake

You see this slice of cake? It is pretty much the only whole piece of cake. Why, you may ask? Because when I was turning it over on the cooling rack, the whole thing broke, in some horrible slow-motion, time … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Chocolate Chestnut Tart with Vanilla Chestnut Syrup

I have never eaten a Chestnut in my life. Ironically, growing up in Queens, this was something you could forage readily in the fall, although as a kid I rather preferred kicking them down the road or trying to crush … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Bubble Eclairs

I almost forgot that I needed to write this post. It was only because someone responded to a comment of mine that it even occurred to me! Right now we are in the home stretch of packing for our move … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Plum Crumb Tart

I am writing this on Monday night after having just downed a slice of this fantastic tart. I totally didn’t have time to make this over the weekend and didn’t want to miss the challenge. I made Duck Breasts with … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Vanilla Mango Panna Cotta

About two weeks ago, before The Illness ran rampant in our home, I was preparing for our Dorie challenge for this week. As I perused the recipe (not remembering if I had made anything with mango in it before), I … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Apricot and Raspberry Tart

Of course I can’t leave well enough alone, because when I saw Dorie’s “Bon Idée” to use Almond Cream (Frangipane), I was all “oui, oui!” I’ve never known it to not make anything better. And I love anything that challenges … Continue reading

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