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Want to be Queen for a Day? A French January Tradition: The Galettes des Rois (Kings Cake)

Want to be Queen for a Day? A French January Tradition: The Galettes des Rois (Kings Cake)

January 10, 2019

What's a Galette des Rois? It's a cake eaten in January everywhere in France. It is made with puff pastry and almond cream (made with almond meal, flour and eggs) and eating this cake in January is a long-standing tradition!

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How to Pick the Right Champagne for New Year's Eve!

How to Pick the Right Champagne for New Year's Eve!

December 24, 2018 1 Comment

Wondering what Champagne to get for New Year's Eve? We've all been there... wandering the Champagne aisle aimlessly. Not sure if a particular brand is worth it! In this video, Noemie tries 3 famous brands to figure out which one is the best for New Years.

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15-Minute Chocolate Lava Cake

15-Minute Chocolate Lava Cake

December 22, 2018

It has been a cold week in NYC and one of my favorite desserts to make in the winter is Chocolate Lava Cake. It is quick to make, surprisingly easy, and is also quite an impressive dessert for guests; a win-win all around!

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9 French Phrases to Celebrate Christmas

9 French Phrases to Celebrate Christmas

December 15, 2018

Discover 9 French phrases to experience a Christmas, just like you were in France!

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