Posts Tagged ‘Apple tart’

  • FoodFrom4th: Apple Tart from ‘Kitchenella’

    FoodWhen we’re talking about female cooks, no other cookbook springs to mind. Kitchenella will teach you the skills of those teachers who work without books, the ‘mothers’ and the cooks who subsequently learned from them, to decisively show you the easy way to cook and shop.

    ‘My sister Laura has always made this quick tart fror my children when we visit, cramming it into a very small gas stove, which singes it in places, rather deliciously. In France they row about the colour of the pastry (and why not?). The rustic pastry of the artisanal peasant is darkly burnished, reminiscent of traditionally fired ovens. Golden pastry is for wimps.’ Read more…