LYL: tuna and mango ceviche

The fishiness continues, this time with cured fish! How did it come out? Leave your links here.

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October Nominations

As you can see in the previous post, Liz and Susan have worked out something special for October 24th. We still have to choose recipes for the other 4 Fridays in the month. Please leave your nominations here by Sunday night. Poll will go up for voting on Monday through Wednesday with the October schedule […]

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Special Plan for Friday, October 24th (Dorie’s birthday)

Chères Doristas, Join us for a trifecta celebration on Friday, October 24th  Dorie’s Birthday  4th Anniversary of French Fridays with Dorie  Release of Baking Chez Moi Select one of these recipes from Dorie’s new cookbook:  Palets des Dames, Lille Style  Canèlles  Chocolate Cream Puffs with Mascarpone and Rose Filling  Brown Butter-Peach Tourte We’d love to […]

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LYL: Lentils

Is it too cliche to say that lentils might be the French equivalent of a little black dress? Or is the French equivalent of mashed potatoes? Either way, leave your delicious links here!

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Hi Everyone,    Betsy and I are pleased to tell you that Liz Berg and Susan Lester are going to head up the October 24th Recipe Choice/Activities. We know they will sink the Sweet Tooths into something wonderful and special. Just know that they are quietly working behind the scenes. We will be in touch […]

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P&Q: French Lentils

This week we’re the Ladies of the Lentils brigade.  Hopefully you’ll all find these little green darlings in your local grocery story. Let’s just say this week is ea$ier on the pocketbook (Do we even have pocketbooks anymore?) than the chanterelles. If you have anything to say, here’s the place. Have a good week.

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LYL: Curried Chicken, Peppers and Peas en Papillote

It’s September, and summer is unofficially over. How did you packet of dinner turn out? Leave your links here!

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LYL: Chanterelles with Napa and Nuts

It seems that sourcing chanterelles was a challenge for many this week. I’m sure the resulting dish was delicious even with substitutions. Leave your links here. Happy Friday!

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P&Q: Chanterelles with Napa and Nuts

Hello Everyone,  It’s Tuesday and I finally located chanterelles. Are you having any luck? Substitutions? Suggestions? Ideas? Whatever you have to say about this fungus that smells like apricots, leave it here. Medical Alert: If you gathered your fungus from the Wilds, please be sure none are poisonous. There are look-alikes out there.

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September Schedule

Summer’s (sort of) over. Here’s the September schedule (with an executive adjustment): September 5, 2014: Curried Chicken, Peppers and Peas en Papillote (p221) September 12, 2014: French Lentils (p367) September 19, 2014: Tuna and Mango Ceviche (p178) September 26, 2014: Vanilla Vegetable Salad (p114)

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