Salmon ‘Gravlax’

Gravlax salmon is a Scandinavian dish ('gravad lax' in Swedish) with a mix of salt, sugar, pink pepper and even vodka. It's a true delish if you respect few important points in its preparation: first of all the salmon needs to be...

Roasted Octopus with Lemon & Rosemary

Lately, I've grown a real fascination for octopus. Before, I used to dislike everything about it. Before... the idea of eating tentacles, its texture, the raw slippery beast even on market stalls...I could not really imagine mysel...

Radicchio di Treviso & Parmesan Risotto

I'm a great great fan of risotto and I love to prepare it with lots of different ingredients. Every time I see a recipe in a magazine, I check the suggested mix, the ingredients used...Once you've understood the principle, every recipe is ea...

Gluten-Free Cod Croquettes

Salted cod is not often chosen on the market stalls but it is a great great ingredient ! I already published a recipe with cod a while ago ( a cod risotto with basil, sorrel and samphire) and I loved using every single part of that fish :...

Roasted Pumpkin with Chestnuts & Flaked Almonds

Looking at the outside temperatures, we do need to eat warm. And roasting vegetables is one of the greatest ways to do so ! I've already used pumpkin in many of my past recipes. Do not forget that if you cook organic pumpkin ('potimarron'...

Guacamole & Egg Rye Tartine

This recipe is really easy to prepare with simple ingredients: avocado, egg yolk, fresh herbs, lemon and a rustic rye bread (you can also use spelt). The avocado is turned into guacamole but you can also not puree it but only slice it if you...

Mushroom, Rucola & Egg Spelt Tartine

Since I'm not eating any wheat anymore, I'm just a big fan of other flours such as spelt, chickpea, corn, millet, chestnut, rice, rye, coconut... there are so numerous and there are all as good. It is so important to vary one's food to avoid into...

Little Airy Cakes with Caramelized Pears

One of the last weekends at the countryside by the end of 2016 was dedicated to making those little airy caramelized pear cakes. Iv'e used some pears called 'passe-crassane'. This pear is known for its red wax 'hat' on its stem...

Preserved Lemons

For many days, I've been thinking about re-organizing my blog and to make it bran new so it can better illustrate all my culinary 'activities' (which cannot be resumed to recipes)...I have so many ideas and picture wishes but I have to stop and c...

‘Golden Latte’

'Golden latte' is a divine drink. It is a mix of non dairy-milk (either coconut or almond milk) and different spices such as cinnamon, ginger, turmeric, even chai spices (nutmeg, clove, cardamom) and pepper. This golden drink is not only delic...