Tag: Homemade Creme Fraiche

Spring Mains

Braised Chicken with Ramps

Ramps are a rite of spring if you’re lucky enough to find them!  A simple braise with just a few  ingredients. For The Chicken: 1 (3 lb) chicken, cut into 8 pieces Salt & pepper 2 Tbsp. unsalted butter 2 Tbsp. EVO 1 cup Pearl onions (I used frozen ones) or just a small chopped […]

Baking and Sweet Endings, Kitchen Tips

How To Make Creme Fraiche

So much more economical than paying $5.00 for a tiny bit of crème  fraiche. You can use any leftovers (if you have any!) for making a pan sauce for chicken or pork chops or whatever else takes your fancy.  Experiment using in other ways too, enjoy!   Combine in a jar, 1 cup whipping cream (I recommend Avalon), 2 […]