My Culture Shocks In Canada

No recipe today but a little bit of a story time. Since I moved to Toronto, I have experienced so many new things and had to adapt to a new culture. I always wanted to share my experience here and share a bit more of what it is to be a new immigrant in Toronto….

Buckwheat crêpes: Savory crêpe recipe

Hello everybody! Pancake day or “chandeleur” (for the French) is here! Last year I shared with you the recipe of the sweet crêpes and promised to share with you the savory version of them…..well this day is today! First of all, for all those who don’t know, crêpes are a specialty from Brittany a beautiful…

Flan Pâtissier or Custard Pie

Hello everybody! I don’t know if it’s because it’s cold outside and I feel like cocooning in my warm apartment, but I have been craving for sweets a lot lately! So today I want to share with you my recipe of Flan Pâtissier or custard pie. It is such an easy and fast dessert to make…

Quiche Lorraine

Hello everybody! Today I am sharing with you one of the cheapest and easiest French recipe to do: Quiche Lorraine. I am pretty sure that you already know this as it is one of the most famous French recipe in north America. My recipe, however, will be a little bit different as it is a…

Tarte Tatin

Hello everyone, I know it has been a long time since I haven’t posted anything, but these couple months have been very busy for me! I am coming back with a sweet recipe that is perfect for Fall. Today’s recipe will be the famous Tarte Tatin, also called upside-down apple pie in US and Canada….

French Cheese at Chris’Cheesemongers

Moving to a new country is an exciting experience, but if there is one thing I miss the most:  it is French food, and especially CHEESE! In France, I used to buy so many different cheese and eat a piece of each everyday. I do find Canadian cheese in the grocery stores here, but it is…

Flammekueche or Tarte flambée

Hello! I am coming back with a new French recipe called Flammekueche or Tarte flambée! As you may have noticed the name does not sound very French, and this for a good reason: it is from Alsace! For those who do not know very well France and its regions, Alsace is a region in the…