Bourguignon! A Tribute to Julia Child

Ready for fall comfort food? Don’t eat beef? Guess what, you can still have Bourguignon! It’s delicious with buffalo or venison, a recipe in my new cookbook, No Wheat No Dairy No Problem(see Orders page)!

And, it can be made in about 2 hours, great to prepare on the weekend for week night dinner. Just don’t fall asleep like Julie, from Julie and Julia!! Don’t wait for a rainy night to enjoy this comforting, rich, thick, mouth-watering dish.

The red wine, sherry and ruby port all add a depth of flavor that is hard to resist. It is thickened with potato flour or oat flour for those that are avoiding white/wheat flour. Serve with mashed potatoes. See Recipe of the Week and enjoy!

The  first class assignment in culinary school I received was to research and write a report about Julia Child! I was so surprised at how fascinating her life was and that she worked for the government. I did see the film, Julie and Julia and I had so many things in common with both of them…from my culinary school experiences, blogging and paying to self publish like Irma! I loved the film and will watch it many more times and laugh out loud. Now, I’m just waiting for all the phone calls!

I will be on Best of the Bay TV show this Saturday September 26, 2009 at 5:30 pm, channel 4(KRON4) in the San Francisco Bay area-will post the link as soon as it is available.

Bon Appetite and Be Well,

Lauren Hoover

Move over Julie and Julia for Catherine and Lauren!Cooking/Yoga Retreats!

Host: lauren.hoover   Change Organizer
Catherine’s Home
1206 Sandra Drive
San Jose, CA 95125 US
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When: Friday, September 25, 6:30PM to 9:00PM    Add to my Outlook Calendar
Phone: 925.457.7799
Cost: $90.00 per person
When life hands you Lemons…
Come cook with Lauren and Catherine:
Lemonade with Agave
Lemon Rosemary Chicken(Grilled and Baked)
Rosemary Potatoes(Grilled and Baked)
Lemon Meringue Tart
Recipes from Lauren’s new cookbook
No Wheat No Dariy No Problem!
And, relax your body, mind and spirit with restorative yoga taught by Debora Cohen!

Class: limited to 12 people-sign up now to save your space. Please forward this evite to friends, family and anyone you think may enjoy it.

Cost: $90

We are looking forward to seeing you!
Be Well and Bon Appetite!