Gâteau aux Poires / Pear Cake

  A cake with pears, as we like, so moist. I bought fresh pears last week. They were so good. I bought so much that I decided to make a pear cake. I wanted a really simple and quick recipe to make. So I decided to make Philippe’s recipe, but I replaced the apples with…

Blueberry Clafoutis / Clafoutis aux Myrtilles

A tasty and healthy dessert!   Marmiton is my favorite French magazine. This month I found a great dessert in this magazine : a clafoutis. The original recipe is “a clafoutis aux cerises”/a cherry clafoutis. At my farmer’s market, I found blueberries so I decided to use them for my clafoutis. Traditionally, my whole family…

French Rice Pudding / Riz au Lait

This is my grandmother’s recipe. It’s my favorite French dessert. For many generations in my family, we make riz au lait. You just need milk, round rice (I chose an Asiatic rice : Hakubai Premium Sweet Rice), vanilla and sugar. The most difficult part of this recipe is adjusting the heat after the first boil, because you have to reduce it…

Gâteau au Yaourt – Yogurt Cake

  It’s the best yogurt cake that I’ve ever made. What a great idea to add one teaspoon of vanilla extract in this classic French cake, I love the flavor! This cake is very easy to make and turns out well every time. I was so surprised when my daughter, who spends a lot of time cooking…

Italian Apple Pie

    Here is a homemade Italian apple pie.  I love it, because it’s an easy and unmissable recipe. This Italian Pie (called tarte aux pommes romagnole in French) tastes just delicious. This sweet dessert is perfect for a potluck or if you a have a big family to feed. You can keep this cake at room…

Semolina Pudding

  My husband and I are big fans of semolina pudding, It’s our favorite dessert since we were young. This pudding is an European dessert cooked with milk. We love it! I could eat a semolina pudding everyday. It reminds me my childhood. This recipe is simple. You just need milk, sugar and semolina. I love adding vanilla…