Le Menu de Catherine


comfort food

Pak Choi & Chicken Noodle Soup + a long overdue catch up

Hello, it's been a very long time. I would love to say that I've been travelling the world, become a yoga teacher and have written a book but in reality, I've been travelling to work, have done yoga twice, three... Continue Reading →


Sweet Potato and Pineapple Curry

It's currently 30ยฐC in Paris which is 86ยฐF for any American's currently reading, so quite frankly, it's far too warm to be writing about a hot curry I cooked the other night, but I'm doing it for you, out of... Continue Reading →

Ratatouille: One of life’s essential dishes

Ratatouille is one of my favourite meals of all time, and I'm fairly certain I do not stand alone when voicing this opinion. It's a meal that warms you from the inside out, it is staggeringly good for you, and... Continue Reading →

Lentil, Chicken and Potato Soup

I should call this recipe 'For When You Have A Cold...', because I did at the time and I felt much, much better after polishing off the bowl. I wasn't quite sure what this was going to become whilst cooking... Continue Reading →

Savoy Cabbage and Avocado Soup

I love cabbage, there are those who have an aversion to it in but I really do find it delicious, although I'd never tried to make a soup with it before and was a tad worried it would end up... Continue Reading →

Chicken and Leek Casserole

The weather last week was wet and freezing so we needed something hearty and warming that would make the rain seem very far away. This did the trick. The last few times I've used leeks, I've always put them in... Continue Reading →

Raspberry Quinoa Breakfast

  PROTEIN! In my sleepy morning haze I definitely added too much almond milk. This is a variation of my very first Breakfast post that I wrote when I started this blog back in November. I've been nuts for porridge... Continue Reading →

Red Lentil and Chorizo Soup

Lentils have been having a fair bit of F.O.M.O. (fear of missing out) recently, so I responded to their texts/calls/letters/telegrams and made one my favourite lentil-y meals in the history of the world, ever. Spanish cuisine is always so good... Continue Reading →

Beef and Mushroom Goulash – Lactose-Free

Goulash: A well-seasoned soup or stew of meat and vegetables and beaucoup beaucoup de paprika (or piment doux). After going over my blog, I realised that beef, interestingly features fairly heavily amongst my posts. This is mainly because, my French... Continue Reading →

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