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JC100 Review (Julia Child 100th Year Celebration)

August 22nd, 2012 · 2 Comments · JC100, Review

As part of wrapping up the last 15 weeks of JC100, Carlene and I wanted to take the opportunity to give our thoughts on the whole experience, what we learned and how it all tasted!

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Boeuf Bourguignon | JC100 – Week 15

August 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Beef, Dinner, JC100, Red Meat, soup

It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for… the fifteenth and FINAL week of the JC100! FIFTEEN WHOLE WEEKS, that’s three and a half months…105 DAYS…nearly a third of a year! And of course, the final dish is one of Julia’s flagship recipes – Boeuf Bourguignon. This couldn’t have worked out better, as my mother […]

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Scallops Gratinee (with Wine, Garlic, and Herbs) | JC100 – Week 14

August 7th, 2012 · 9 Comments · Appetizer, Cheese, Dinner, Fish, JC100, Seafood, Side

I must admit, I was expecting this weeks recipe to be the popular boeuf bourguignon, but maybe that will be next week for the big finale! Of course, receiving a recipe with scallops was no disappointment as I LOVE seafood and scallops are no exception! As usual the recipe did not disappoint, making for a […]

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Cheese Souffle | JC100 – Week 13

July 31st, 2012 · 3 Comments · Cheese, Dinner, Egg, JC100, Side

It has finally arrived…the infamous Souffle! I knew at some point during JC100 this recipe was going to show up in our inbox, and though slightly terrified, I was very excited to try my hand at it! Now I’ve gotta have a little sympathy for the poor old souffle, it’s gotten a pretty bad rep […]

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Asparagus Au Naturel with Hollandaise Sauce | JC 100 – Week 12

July 24th, 2012 · 5 Comments · Appetizer, Dinner, Easy, JC100, Vegetable

This week we received a lot of fabulous vegetable recipes as part of the Julia Child JC100 Celebration. Let’s kick things off with a simple recipe that makes a great side dish to any dinner: Asparagus Au Naturel topped with a creamy Hollandaise Sauce.

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Ratatouille | JC100 – Week 11

July 18th, 2012 · 6 Comments · Dinner, Fresh herbs, JC100, Vegetable

Ratatouille!! Finally! Now maybe Ratatouille doesn’t need that many exclamation marks, but I was excited to make it and finally find out what it tastes like! After watching (and thoroughly enjoying) the Pixar film, I’ve always been curious what it was like! Well I wasn’t disappointed! All the vegetables melded together into some wonderful flavours. […]

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Charlotte Chantilly | JC100 – Week 9

July 3rd, 2012 · 3 Comments · Dessert, Egg, JC100

Well… Looks like I have been forced to bake again for this weeks Julia Child recipe. This time it’s the Charlotte Chantilly with strawberries, a wonderfully creamy dessert encased in delicious homemade ladyfingers. As was mentioned on my previous baking effort, which happened to be my first for the blog, I had earned myself a […]

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Roast Chicken with Lemon & Dill | JC100 – Week 8

June 27th, 2012 · 5 Comments · Chicken, Easy, Fresh herbs, How To, JC100

It’s hard to believe we are already on week eight of the Julia Child celebration. This week’s French cooking assignment was a roasted chicken. Like Bob & I’s other posts, we wanted to jazz things up a bit so we did a lemon dill roasted chicken. Is it possible to ever go wrong with lemon […]

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Sole Meuniere | JC 100 – Week 7

June 19th, 2012 · 5 Comments · Dinner, Easy, Fish, JC100, Seafood

This week the folks representing Julia Child finally decided to bring out the infallible Sole Meuniere, the recipe that changed it all for Julia! Now I can’t attest to having an “AHA” moment like Julia Child upon first bite, but I must say this was some pretty tasty fish! I will be honest, I was […]

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Reine De Saba (Chocolate & Almond Cake) | JC100 – Week 6

June 14th, 2012 · 11 Comments · cake, Dessert, JC100

Ladies and gentleman…I have a very important update in the culinary world of Bob. I present REINE DE SABA i.e. my very FIRST time baking for the blog! Going into the Julia Child 100 year celebration, I knew I wanted to be involved as a way to improve my cooking skills and repertoire. What I […]

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