Spaetzle

Hello everybody! As I grew up with Alsatian culture and food, spaetzle has always been a staple food in our home and one of my favourite thing to eat. I remember my mom making them from scratch in that big Alsatian ceramic bowl and I still remember the delicious smell of the dough. I asked…

Mâche Salad With Blue Cheese, Pecans & Radicchio

Hello everybody! A beautiful weather means that the salads are coming back! After the cold storm week we had previously in Toronto, I’m adjusting to the heat and here is my first fresh salad recipe of the season. This mâche salad is very fresh and flavorful and this is a very easy recipe to prepare….

Veggie Korokke

Hello everybody! Today I’m sharing with you one of my favorite Japanese street foods named korokke. Korokke is the Japanese for the French word “croquette” which is a mix of mashed potato, ground beef and onions breaded with panko and deep fried. It’s the perfect comfort food in winter and this is a popular food…

Chive Blossoms Stir Fry

Hello everybody! It’s cold outside and we all want comfort food but here is a quick and simple healthy recipe to fill up on your greens! This Chinese inspired dish is composed of chive blossoms also called garlic chives (see picture below), shrimps and shiitake mushrooms. You will find chive blossoms at any Asian grocery…

Rainbow Carrot Salad

Hello everybody! Christmas is approaching so fast and I’m already busy with shopping! This time of the year is always beautiful and colorful so I thought of sharing this easy and colorful salad recipe. Rainbow carrots are my favorite because they bring so much color to any dish so I decided to make a very…

Japanese Onigiri : 3 Recipes

Hello everybody! Today I’m sharing with you a very popular Japanese recipe that you may have seen countless times in mangas and anime: onigiri. This rice ball is easy to make, filling and make a great quick lunch or snack. There are many ways to make onigiris and I decided to share 3 different recipes…

Rösti

Hello everybody! Today’s recipe is one of my favorites and I am sure that you heard of it before! Röstis are mostly known as being a Swiss specialty, but because France is so close, you can expect them to be on our food register as well! These delicious potato pancakes are very similar to hash…

Peppers In Tomato Sauce

Hi everybody! Time for a healthy and colorful recipe! Summer is the best time of the year when it comes to vegetables and it would be too bad to skip on these gorgeous and delicious summer veggies! One of my favorite vegetables during summer is peppers because they come in sunny colors and they are…

Vegan Sticky Rice

Hello everybody! If there is one thing I like more than French food (yes it’s possible lol) it’s Asian food! I love the flavors and different ways of cooking food. My first experiences of Asian cuisine was my attempt to Japanese food then I tried Thai and Chinese. Even though I love them I admit…

Crispy & Creamy Cheese Naans

Hello everybody! Maybe you have noticed, where you live or when you travel, that exotic foods such as Chinese or Indian foods are often different than the real thing and they also accommodate the taste and culture of the country by customizing dishes. In France, Chinese buffet often serve frog legs cooked in a Chinese…

Wild Mushrooms Quinoa

Hello everybody! Today’s recipe is a little bit different than the others as this one is a very healthy recipe. Even though I love the food of my country, I have to admit that the cream, the butter, the cheese and the sauce are not really something that you should eat too often. I have…

Cured Salmon Recipe

Hi everybody! Today we are going to make some cured salmon! I know that you will tell me : “but this is not French”, well…. yes and no. I never made my own cured salmon in France mostly because I could buy it and it was not very expensive. If there is one thing I…