Julia Child’s Potato & Leek Soup

Julia Child Potato & Leek Soup

Julia Child’s recipes are legendary. Unsurprisingly, flipping through the pages of her detailed instructions and pithy prose provides you ample inspiration to devote yourself to cooking. If you are fond of soups, there is nothing more mouth watering that her classic recipe for Potage Parmentier (also known as Potato and Leek Soup). A few changes [...]

Julia Child’s Daube de Boeuf Provencal Recipe

Julia Child's Beef Stew Provencal

Julia Child’s Stew of Beef, or more properly, Beef Stew Provencal. Daube de Boeuf is a magnificent stew that can be made early on in the day. It would be better if you make it a day prior to serving, since it allows the intricate flavors to develop and mellow. You need to remember that [...]

Julia Child’s French Onion Soup

Julia Child’s French Onion Soup French Onion Soup has to be on the top of my list for favorite soups. This recipe by Julia Child takes a little longer than many simpler recipes, but it’s well worth the time spent. So get out your apron, and prepare to indulge in a classic French favorite. Ingredients: [...]

Julia Child’s Split Pea Soup

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Julia Child’s Split Pea Soup is like most other split pea soups in regards to it’s stick-to-your-ribs goodness. The mere thought of split pea soup conjures images of log cabins and roaring fires for me. You can eat this in a log cabin, or in your 25th floor urban flat, and it will still be [...]