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Ceci (Chickpea) Pasta Casserole Recipe – Inspired by Florence, Italy

My tummy started to growl during a long stroll to nowhere in Florence, Italy. My fury erupts when I’m hungry. Others have called me everything from “gremlin” to “monster”
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Bouchon’s Lentils Vinaigrette Recipe

Salade De Lentilles Summer summer summer time, let’s just sit back and unwind… Fresh Prince really says it best.
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Bouchon’s Lentil Soup Recipe: Complete

Soupe Aux Lentilles In my last post, I explained two of Thomas Keller’s basic techniques: how to cook pearl onions and how to create a bouquet garni or sachet. As promised and without further b-poo, here is how the rest of the lentil soup came together.
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Bouchon’s Lentil Soup Recipe: Pearl Onions and Sachet

Soupe Aux Lentilles It sure has been a while since I posted a Bouchon recipe. With my new hectic schedule, I rarely have time to cook, let alone to follow Keller’s often intricate recipes.
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Bouchon’s Marinated Squid Salad Recipe with English Cucumber and Tomatoes

Salade D’Encornets aux Tomates et Concombre You may recall that I shared some photos of darling heirloom tomatoes and heirloom cherry tomatoes that were bought
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Bouchon’s Clams Marinères with Soffritto Recipe

Palourdes Marinières au Soffritto I’m beaming with pride as I write this post. I’ve learned from Bouchon that often, the most basic elements in a kitchen are
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Bouchon’s Cod with a Stew of Sweet Peppers Recipe Pt 3: Complete

Cabillaud et Pipérade If you followed along with parts 1 and 2, you would know that poaching the cod in oil is the last step to complete this dish.
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