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bowl of homemade chocolate coconut granola breakfast
Breakfast
Chocolate Granola Recipe with Coconut
cauliflower soup topped with florets and parsley candlelit
Starters
Cauliflower Cream Soup (Crème Dubarry)
slice of chocolate cake with frosting and piped cream on plate with macaron shell and Christmas tree
Teatime
Chocolate Almond Cake (Gâteau Reine de Saba)
apple tart with toasted nuts on glass plate and cracking walnuts with a nutcracker doll
Teatime
French Apple Tart with Nougat (Tarte aux Pommes et Nougat)
slice of apple tart with a dollop of cream on Paris plate autumn
Teatime
Quick French Apple Tart with Calvados Cream
apple compote sandwiched with oat crumble as a cake
Teatime
French Apple Crumble Cake
Healthy-Banana-Oat-Muffins
Breakfast
Healthy Banana Oat Muffins (no added sugar)
cherry chocolate cream macaron trifles
French Desserts
Black Forest Creams using Cracked Macarons
slice of almond chestnut tart with white glaze and topped with a candied chestnut
Picnics
French Almond Cake with Rum (Le Saint-Germain)
Sauce Béarnaise
Mains - Vegetarian
Béarnaise Sauce - Recipe & Origins Near Paris
rhubarb rose cake slice with rose macaron and peonies
Breakfast
Rose Rhubarb Orange Cake (Gluten Free)
Chocolate Easter Bunny Birthday Cake
Teatime
Triple Chocolate Easter Bunny Cake - No Packet Mixes!
pear belle helene dessert with ice cream, toasted hazelnuts and a macaron
French Desserts
Pear Belle Helene (Poire Belle Hélène)
lush pudding in a pool of dark toffee sauce
French Desserts
Sticky Toffee Pudding with Apple
caramel pineapple rice pudding
French Desserts
Caramelised Pineapple Rice Pudding (Riz Condé)
pink macarons on white plate and pink pansy with lemon verbena plant
Picnics
Vegan Macarons (Using Aquafaba French Meringue)
prune tagine of chicken or turkey with toasted almonds and cone of semolina in background
Mains - Meat
Chicken Prune Tagine - Spicy Comfort Food
honey parfaits on shortbread with raspberries and a macaron
French Desserts
Cranachan Parfait (Iced Scottish Dessert)
pouring creamy sauce from a mini porcelain jug over crispy potatoes and salmon on black plate
Mains - Fish & Seafood
Smoked Tea Beurre Blanc Sauce with Salmon
2 white meringue halves stuck together with cream to look like a melting snowball cake
Teatime
French Meringue Filled Snowballs
gratin dish with spoon taking out colourful butternut squash, toasted walnuts, chestnuts
Mains - Vegetarian
Butternut Walnut Gratin (Gratin de Butternut et Noix)

Dessert Recipes (mainly French Desserts)

Looking for healthy desserts reduced in sugar? Most are French but here are just the latest: from mini or individual to a big dessert plus many are easy make-ahead and no-bake recipes.

Egg Yolk Recipes

What to do with leftover egg yolks. Use the yolks first (best when fresh) and store the whites covered in the fridge for up to a week to make macarons, meringues etc. Whites also freeze well – so store for later.
Use the filter above to find recipes by number of egg yolks. Here are the latest recipes using 3 egg yolks.

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