Posts Tagged ‘Julia Child’

Gratin de Pommes de Terre aux Anchois

Gratin de Pommes de Terre aux Anchois

Tonight’s the night.  I am looking forward to seeing Meryl Streep take the Oscar for her outstanding performance in “Julie & Julia”.  I have shared with you a few of Julia’s recipes that can be used as hors d’oeuvres this weekend in the hopes that will serve them at your Oscar Party tonight. This recipe […]

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Julia’s Amuse-Gueule au Roquefort

Julia's Amuse-Gueule au Roquefort

In honor of what I hope to be Ms. Meryl Streep’s winning weekend at the Oscar’s, I am going to share a few hors d’oeuvres from “The Art of French Cooking” by Julia Child. You can create these easy dishes for your Oscar Party tomorrow evening in honor of “Julie & Julia”. Ingredients: 1/2 lb. […]

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CLOSED: Friday’s Contest–Win thee Cookbook!

CLOSED: Friday's Contest--Win thee Cookbook!

Day five is here and I saved the best for last.  Today you can register to win Julia Child’s “Mastering the Art of French Cooking”.  This is volume one and the 40th anniversary edition.  It has a small book wrap around the bottom showcasing the film “Julie & Julia”.  Take a peek at it over […]

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Souffle au Chocolat

Souffle au Chocolat

“You don’t have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces – just good food from fresh ingredients.”–Julia Child Here today I present the recipe that comes to mind when I think of Julia.  If you are anything like me, when you finally get that perfect souffle, you will feel as if you have arrived in your […]

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CLOSED Thursday’s Contest–A Wine Bag

CLOSED Thursday's Contest--A Wine Bag

It’s day four of our five day celebration of all things “Julie & Julia”!  I have been giving away promotional items from the film all week–congrats to our winners!  Today only, you can win this gorgeous wine bag.  It’s made of recycled material and prominently features the “Julie & Julia” logo on the front.  Four […]

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Riz a l’orientale

Riz a l'orientale

“Learn to cook–try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and above all have fun!”–Julia Child Ingredients: 4 c. hot steamed rice 1 c. minced onions cooked in butter and mixed herbs 1 c. diced eggplants sauteed in oil and garlic 1/3 c. chopped walnut 12 cherry tomatoes, halved salt and pepper 1 omelette, […]

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CLOSED Wednesday’s Contest–Julie & Julia Reading Light

CLOSED Wednesday's Contest--Julie & Julia Reading Light

Congratulations to our two previous winners who won a wine bag and a copy of Julia’s memoir.  Today we are giving away a “Julie & Julia” reading light.  You know the one you attach to your light while you are reading in bed and your other half is trying to sleep?  Yeah, that one.  It’s […]

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