Archive for ingredient chocolate

Chocolate and chestnut cake and a year in review


Phew...This is what goes through my mind when I think of 2012.I traveled, met people, published a book, taught, learnt, and watched Jon and Miren grow so quickly. He turned 6, she turned 3. They came along on many of my trips and I could see their minds explode with curiosity and imagination.After so much ...

Chocolate, hazelnut and fleur de sel pots de crème… a sweet treat


I couldn't leave you without sharing another recipes from the book, could I?This time a little something sweet...... something with chocolate.How do chocolate, hazelnut and fleur de sel pots de crème sound?This is a simple and easy treat that I make for my family often just like the custard pots that we ate for an ...

Steamed clams with truffled lady apple and sunchoke cream and a beet galette


It's a great thing when I can sneak in a quick trip to New York City. Despite the hustle and bustle, I feel a sense of ease and calmness there. Funny thing.I arrived early Wednesday morning and although I knew it was going to be a day full of book meetings, I had two things ...