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Lemon Rosemary Chicken and Potatoes

Lemon Rosemary Chicken and Potatoes

This post from the very early days of the blog seems especially appropriate for the Food For Thought campaign to #EndFTD dementia.  It is a lovely dish to share with friends, especially nice to bring to someone suffering from Frontotemporal Degeneration dementia.  Those with FTD […]

Chop onions quickly without losing a finger!

Chop onions quickly without losing a finger!

Here is the first in a series of simple videos with tips and tricks I learned from Adrienne!   Knife Skills: Chopping & Mincing Onions Quickly chopping or mincing onions is a task you do over and over in the kitchen.  This video shows you […]

The Cooking with Adrienne Book is Published!

The Cooking with Adrienne Book is Published!

As I was writing Cooking with Adrienne it became clear that in addition to being a cookbook this is also the amazing, often hilarious, story of a woman who became the American doyenne of French cuisine from the Sixties through the Nineties.  Her recipes were based on […]

A day without champagne is like a day without  foie gras!

A day without champagne is like a day without foie gras!

On one of my first trips to France with Adrienne and Martin in the early Nineties, we literally had champagne and foie gras at almost every meal!   Admittedly we were in the Champagne region for the first few days and then in Aquitaine but it all […]

Simple Sea Bass with Sauce Vierge

Simple Sea Bass with Sauce Vierge

We all know we should be eating more fish.  Especially after the holidays most of us are feeling a bit over indulged.  But many people feel that cooking fish can be troublesome: there is the smell, and the bones and the not overcooking it.  And […]