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Galette des Rois

One of the best things about the New Year in France is the delicious pastry called Galette des Rois (The King’s Cake) that is served all month long in January.  This cake consists of layers of flaky puff pastry filled with frangipane (a mixture of butter, eggs, sugar and ground almonds).  Inside the galette, a […]

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Happy New Year From France!

Happy New Year!!  I am happy to say that I landed back in France just in time for New Years Eve!  I slept off a little bit of my jet lag, and got ready to celebrate!  Since we have celebrated in Paris before, my fiance and I decided to have a quiet celebration this year […]

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