How to Make Philippe’s Famous Boeuf Bourguignon Recipe

How to Make Philippe’s Famous Boeuf Bourguignon Recipe

We have a very special (and delicious!) treat for readers of the Paris Perfect Blog today as we’re sharing the recipe for Philippe’s famous Boeuf Bourguignon. This classic French dish from Burgundy is a favorite in our family, and Philippe is sharing his secret recipe for all of you. Take a look behind the scenes as well in a video to see Philippe shopping for ingredients in Paris and making his famous Boeuf Bourguignon! ... Read More

For the Winter Chill: Hot Chocolate with Chartreuse!

For the Winter Chill: Hot Chocolate with Chartreuse!

Brrrrr … it has been “Le Grand Froid,” or the Big Chill, in Paris this weekend! With temperatures hovering around zero, our local wine store offered samples of their delicious Chartreuse liqueur. They handed me the recipe for Choco-Chartreuse, or Hot Chocolate with a dash of Chartreuse Liqueur, promising the 130 herbs and spices in the Chartreuse would do us a world of good. When it’s that cold, it couldn’t hurt, right? ... Read More

Christian Constant’s Recipe:  Côte de Boeuf a l’Echalote Grise

Christian Constant’s Recipe: Côte de Boeuf a l’Echalote Grise

Christian Constant is one of the most renowned chefs in France and his restaurants in the 7th arrondissement are a favorite with our guests. Try one of his best recipes for Rib of Beef with Gray Shallots at home! ... Read More

Leftover Baguettes Make Great Croutons!

Leftover Baguettes Make Great Croutons!

We always have leftover baguettes after meals, and instead of throwing them away I slice them thinly and make croutons. They’re super easy to make and perfect for winter soups or summer salads! ... Read More

Potage au Courgettes et Chevre — Zucchini and Goat Cheese Soup

Potage au Courgettes et Chevre — Zucchini and Goat Cheese Soup

Winter’s chill set in last week, with temperatures below freezing. It was a perfect motivation to cook two easy soups that we love. We make this soap with my favorite cheese, dry chevre – or goat’s cheese. ... Read More

French-Style Roast Turkey With Chestnuts

French-Style Roast Turkey With Chestnuts

We had such a great response from readers for our Pork Roast with Chestnuts that we decided to share another favorite recipe with Chestnuts: Dinde au Marrons or Roast Turkey with Chestnuts. It’s a holiday classic that’s delicious and easy to prepare. ... Read More

Recipe for Gratin de Fraises au Sabayon de Champagne

Recipe for Gratin de Fraises au Sabayon de Champagne

A gorgeous dessert made with the very best strawberries – gariguettes. It’s a family favorite, especially when these wonderfully sweet strawberries appear in the Paris open-air markets. ... Read More

Tomato and Plum Soup – A Summer Favorite

Tomato and Plum Soup – A Summer Favorite

Try this refreshing summer soup – perfect hot or chilled – that is one of our family favorites for a quick and healthy meal. The unusual combination of tomatoes and plums is delicious! ... Read More

Recipe for the Perfect French Sautéed Mushrooms

Recipe for the Perfect French Sautéed Mushrooms

A timid first time open-air market shopping experience in Paris turns into the chance to learn a master recipe for perfect sautéed mushrooms courtesy of friendly Parisian vendor. Find out how to recreate this French classic at home! ... Read More

Recipe for Haricots Verts with Roasted Walnut Oil Vinaigrette

Recipe for Haricots Verts with Roasted Walnut Oil Vinaigrette

We’re pleased to welcome Robyn Webb as a guest writer for the Paris Perfect Blog. Find out where to buy the best oils in Paris and try her simple but elegant recipe for green beans! ... Read More

Happy Easter – Recipe for Sautéed Lamb Noisettes

Happy Easter – Recipe for Sautéed Lamb Noisettes

Add a taste of French cooking to your Easter table with this recipe for Sautéed Lamb Noisettes, “Maxim” Potatoes and Asparagus from Le Cordon Bleu. Joyeuses Pâques from all of us at Paris Perfect! ... Read More

Recipe for my Favorite Lemon Tart; French Tarte au Citron

Recipe for my Favorite Lemon Tart; French Tarte au Citron

  Delicious Lemon Tart Recipe – French Tarte au Citron Are you like me – when warm weather appears, you yearn for berries and tart fruit flavors for dessert? One of my favorite recipes is this one for  Tarte au Citron, adapted from 3 or 4 recipes over the years  There are 2  secrets, and ... Read More

Pumpkin and Goats Cheese Gratin with Hazlenut Topping

Pumpkin and Goats Cheese Gratin with Hazlenut Topping

I love dishes made out of pumpkin or any kind of squash! The Thanksgiving season has put me in the mood! Here is a good pumpkin gratin dish which mixes goats cheese and leeks with the pumpkin… ... Read More

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