Marinated Fish & Radish Toasts

Marinated Fish & Radish Toasts

These open sandwiches or tartines make a great summer appetizer. You’ll love the combination of radish with a sesame touch and fish marinated in lemon juice and peel. Topped with cilantro leaves, they are highly refreshing and contains plenty of good nutrients....
How to Make Fish Stock (step-by-step pictures + video)

How to Make Fish Stock (step-by-step pictures + video)

Fish stock are easy and quick to make, and they can be used to make delicious fish soups, chowders, risotto or fish pies. They are also very good for our health, and in this video I’m explaining exactly why (plus I tell you a little story from when I lived in...
Green Olives Spread Recipe & 4 Ways to Enjoy It

Green Olives Spread Recipe & 4 Ways to Enjoy It

In this video I show you how to make a green olives spread. This super healthy recipe features olives, anchovies and capers. For a vegetarian version, simply don’t add the anchovies. The recipe was invented in the 19th century in the South of France. And it is...
Stuffed Cabbage with Salmon On a Bed of Carrots and Bacon

Stuffed Cabbage with Salmon On a Bed of Carrots and Bacon

This stuffed cabbage with salmon is the recipe of Danièle Mazet Delpeuch, the cook of former French President François Mitterrand. Her story inspired a movie called “Les saveurs du Palais”, with well-known actors Catherine Frot and Jean D’Ormesson. I...
Italian Boiled Beef with Parsley, Tomato & Anchovy Dipping Sauces

Italian Boiled Beef with Parsley, Tomato & Anchovy Dipping Sauces

There are many different versions of slow cooker boiled beef with vegetables and dips. There is the classic French Pot-au-feu, there is the Austrian Tafelspitz, or there is this Italian version with 2 wonderful dipping sauces made with tomato, parsley, and anchovies....
Traditional British Fish Soup

Traditional British Fish Soup

There are hundreds of recipes of fish soups around the world. Almost every country with a tradition of fishing can boast a healthy and tasty fish soup. This one is no exception. It features white fish, fish stock (ideally homemade, see recipe here), vegetables, and a...
Moroccan Sardines and Vegetables Tagine

Moroccan Sardines and Vegetables Tagine

This Moroccan tagine (or tajine) is wonderfully healthy and tasty. It features sardines, which contain lots of beneficial omega 3 fatty acids, as well as calcium, and many different vegetables that provide a lot of nutrition.Vegetables in this dish include potatoes,...
Thai Calamari Red Curry

Thai Calamari Red Curry

When my oldest son was 5 years old, not very long ago, he discovered he had a passion for squid and calamari! He would have eaten calamari every single day. So I made this curry for him once a week. You could as well replace the calamari with prawns or fish if you...
Homemade Fish Sauce

Homemade Fish Sauce

Fish sauce is well-known by South-East Asian cooking fans, under the name of nuoc mam. But fish sauce is a very ancient way to season dishes, and was used by the Romans throughout the empire. At the time it was called garum. And the earliest known reports of fish...
Fish Roe Appetizer

Fish Roe Appetizer

Fish roe is the fully ripe internal egg masses in the ovaries. In Spain, cod and hake roe is commonly consumed in many different forms: sautéed, grilled, fried, marinated, pickled, or boiled. In this recipe I used fresh mackerel roe, which is very tasty. Cod roe has a...