NEWS: From Betsy & Mary

Good Morning FFWD Colleagues, Betsy and I were told about this change of plans about 3 weeks ago but were asked not to say anything to anyone until the announcement was made by Laurie and Dorie.  We are very disappointed, of course, but support Dorie in whatever she chooses to do. Please get your arms […]

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Baking Chez Moi

As some of you may have seen Tuesdays with Dorie will be taking on baking through Baking Chez Moi. With French Fridays still having 6 months of recipes to complete Around My French Table, this is a perfect time to unite all the Dorie fans in baking together at Tuesdays with Dorie.  I am so […]

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LYL: Vanilla Vegetable Salad

Leave your link for the Vanilla Vegetable Salad here. With this week’s recipe, we finish our 4th year of French Fridays with Dorie. Next week marks the start of the 5th and final year of our journey through Around My French Table. We should finish the book some time in the the spring. Many hugs […]

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October Schedule

Here it is, the October schedule! October 3, 2014: Celery-Celery Soup (p65) October 10, 2014: Monkfish and Double Carrots (p294) October 17, 2014: Roasted Jerusalem Artichokes with Garlic (p353) October 24, 2014: Dorie’s Birthday Sweets from Baking Chez Moi. (See this post for choices and links to recipes.) October 31, 2014: Osso Buco à l’Arman […]

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Vote for October Recipes

Please vote for October recipes. On October 24, Dorie’s birthday, we have something special planned. The other 4 Fridays are up for selection. Keep in mind that this is our last October cooking through AMFT, so if some of the more seasonal recipes aren’t picked, we might make an executive override to simplify sourcing (at […]

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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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FOR FUN with LIZ and SUSAN

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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