Archive for February, 2009

Tonka Bean, White Chocolate and Apricot Cakes

I can’t believe i haven’t blogged about these Tonka bean, white chocolate and apricot cakes yet! Maybe it’s because Tonka beans are banned in the U.S and this post is just a tease for many of you (unless you have a fabulous friend who’s willing to bring some back from Europe, and risk jail time […]


Colorado Trippin’ & Chocolate-Caramel Mousse with Poached Pears

At an altitude of 8000 ft air is pretty thin causing headaches and shortness of breath, i had to hold on to my Tylenol bottle on the first day. It’s all worth it when you see the view, the picture above was taken from my kitchen window. I didn’t have much time for food photography […]


Berkshire Pork Chops & Magic Red Cabbage

I’m flying to Colorado in a few hours and i wanted to leave some food on the table for you my friends. Let’s do a little live cooking, shall we? A 30-minutes meal a la Zenchef. Simple, good and not fussy at all. Instead of following a recipe i’m gonna ask you to trust your […]


Thai Red Curry-Coconut Soup with Grilled Shrimp & Sticky Rice


Apple Galette with Fennel Ice Cream

I love all kind of apple desserts but this one takes the prize.This version of tarte aux pommes has extra love under the hood with a layer of frangipane underneath the apples and a delicious fennel ice cream as a sidekick. Doesn’t look like much but it’s as good as it gets, and it’s ridiculously […]