Bitter Sweet Salty Sour

In this blog I will share stories, musings, ideas and recipes from my writing, nature, garden, food, and travel escapades. Welcome and enjoy!

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Soul of Sole Meunière, Part II

A platter of sole meunière. Photo by Kim Leval.

Cooking as Therapy

Immersing myself in Sole Meunière a la Julia Child this last week or so has entailed adding new cookbooks to my collection, studying her recipes, tips and watching the movie, Julie and Julia, again.

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Discovering Sole Meunière’s Soul

The author as a girl. Books by and about Julia Child.



The Soul of Sole Meunière, Part I



The Inspiration 

Many little girls love princesses and dressing up. I was not one of those little girls. My heroine was not a princess.