Cuisine: French

Tarragon Chicken
Entree, French, Poultry

Tarragon Chicken

Tarragon Chicken was one of my Mother In Law’s favorite “Ich Mich Pich” or 1-2-3 method of cooking. In other words, she preferred to use as few ingredients as possible and definitely avoided recipes with multiple steps.  Just mix up your tarragon-mustard coating, dip and coat the chicken; then bake: […]

Boeuf Bourguignon
Entree, French, Red Meat

Boeuf Bourguignon

Boeuf Bourguignon- what red wine, vegetables,and herbs do to the humble beef cube is simply spectacular! And for your vegetarians- try this Tofu Bourguignon.  They get all the flavors without the meat! Hint: Make this recipe a day or two in advance. The flavors only get better!

Florentines
Dessert, French, Parve

Florentines

Florentines are lace cookies with the addition of minced candied orange peel. Yes, you can buy the orange rind; but trust me, if you make your own, the results will be worth it- and you have the bonus of snacking on the leftovers! Note: Do not refrigerate or freeze!   […]

Dessert, French, Parve

Lace Cookies

Lace cookies look like lace and taste like crisp caramel! Many years ago, when I was teaching a dessert class, one of my students asked me if one had to use a toothpick to make the holes in the cookies. Watch these cookies bake the first time you make them. […]