Home Made Christmas and Le Creuset

We're just a few days away from December and for some reason this year feels as if the holidays have passed me by. I feel like I've missed something. Perhaps it has to do with the halls being decked right after Halloween, sales happening earlier than ever or being so very busy, but whatever the reason, I am determined to immerse myself in holiday cheer if it kills me.

One sure-fire way to ignite my holiday spirit is to take some time and sit by the fireplace to look through holiday baking magazines and cookbooks. This year there are several special holiday cookbooks. Today, I will tell you about one and in the next few days, I'll be back with promotions on the others. 

Home Made Christmas
 is the latest in the Home Made series of books by Yvette van Boven, Amsterdam's answer to Nigella Lawson. These titles are photographed beautifully by Yvette's husband, Oof Vershuren, and are filled with inspiration that will draw all levels of cooks into the kitchen. 

Home Made Christmas feels like a hug and made its way onto my Best Books of 2018. The warmth from the tray of Brioche and red fruit swirls with ricotta glaze or the Squash, feta and sage pull-apart bread is comforting. Yvette transforms carrots and a few other ingredients into a gorgeous Carrot tatin with goat cheese that leaves me wallowing in shame for ever serving simple roasted carrots. Time spent in this book has Scrooge exorcised from my system especially after one glance at the Cream puff tree with white chocolate. I am eagerly anticipating free time to get into the kitchen to begin holiday baking - hopefully before December 25th. 


I chose to make the Leek and potato soup in my new Dutch oven from Le Creuset. I left out the scallops from this recipe and they were not missed. The soup is hearty, flavorful, and dare I use the word "comforting" again. I was left with a quart of this soup in the fridge and ended up using it to enhance my gravy when I made salisbury steak for my older son who was visiting.

If you read my Gift Guide for 2018, you will note that I am hoping Santa brings me the red tartan from Le Creuset. I didn't have to wait, Santa came early and delivered the white plaid version and better yet - Le Creuset wants to give one of our members one of these gorgeous pots for their kitchen. 

Le Creuset has some wonderful specials on their website some of which qualify for free shipping. I love the deep Dutch oven for frying and this beautiful set (in many colors) is packaged with a trivet as well. 


Leek & Potato Crème Soup with Fried Scallops & Parsley Oil
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Serves 4

For the soup

  • 3 leeks, rinsed and sliced
  • ¼ cup (60 ml) olive oil
  • 1 small clove garlic, minced
  • 1 onion, sliced
  • 4 potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 tablespoon curry powder
  • 1 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 cup (250 ml) white wine
  • 2 cups (500 ml) vegetable stock
  • ¾ cup plus 1 tablespoon (200 ml) crème fraîche

For the parsley oil

  • 7 tablespoons (100 ml) mild olive oil
  • 1 small bunch parsley, chopped
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper

For the scallops

  • 8 large sea scallops
  • ¼ cup (60 ml) clarified butter

For serving

  • 3 tablespoons crème fraîche


Sauté the leeks in the oil until they're soft, then add the garlic, onion, pota­toes, curry powder, and nutmeg and sauté everything briefly. Season with salt and pepper and douse with the wine. Cook over high heat until the wine is reduced, then pour in the stock.

Allow the soup to simmer for 30 minutes. Puree until smooth in a blender or with a hand blender. Stir in the crème fraîche. Set aside.

Make the parsley oil: Put the oil and parsley in the cleaned blender and process for 1 minute, or until smooth. Strain through a fine sieve and season with salt and pepper.


Score the scallops lightly in a diagonal crosshatch pattern.

Heat the clarified butter in a skillet, add the scallops, and cook on both sides until golden brown and just about cooked through.

Meanwhile, reheat the soup in another pan and season with salt and/or pepper, if you wish.

Pour a shallow layer of soup into four deep plates. Make a swirl with a small spoonful of crème fraîche. Place two scallops on top and drizzle with some parsley oil.

Recipe excerpt used with permission of Abrams Books and Yvette van Boven. Photograph by Oof Verschuren. 


The publisher is offering three copies of this book to EYB Members in the US with one grand prize winner receiving a Le Creuset Dutch oven from Le Creuset. Two of the entry options are to answer the following questions in the comments section of this blog post.

Which recipe in the index would you try first?

Which product at Le Creuset would you like to find under the tree?

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  • bakerpeabody  on  11/28/2018 at 6:09 PM

    I love all the HOMEMADE books. And am absolutely in love with the tartan Le Creuset.

  • bevb  on  11/28/2018 at 6:19 PM

    I live in the Pacific NW so Im definitely trying the leek & potato with the scallops . I LOVE the tartan pot. If I could find anything I want under the tree, I'd like to find the Ultimate Cast Iron Set because Go Big or Go Home!

  • rchesser  on  11/28/2018 at 6:21 PM


  • dadekian  on  11/28/2018 at 6:28 PM

    The Champagne Bowl sounds excellent.

  • Alleycat  on  11/28/2018 at 6:34 PM

    The round wide Dutch oven or the big Dutch oven would be a workhorse for me. The tartan plaid would be a showpiece when we host Christmas Eve for our families.

  • rchesser  on  11/28/2018 at 6:38 PM

    The red Tartan Dutch Oven

  • Shelley.b  on  11/28/2018 at 6:44 PM

    Cranberry margarita

  • Shelley.b  on  11/28/2018 at 6:45 PM

    Large round dutch oven any color

  • Willdllilly  on  11/28/2018 at 6:54 PM

    I love making gougeres.......another version to try!

  • mcrimmins  on  11/28/2018 at 6:55 PM

    The Cranberry Margarita sounds delicious.

  • Gdalrymple  on  11/28/2018 at 6:56 PM

    I'm torn between the cranberry margaritas and the ginger hot chocolate with roasted marshmallows.

  • Gdalrymple  on  11/28/2018 at 6:58 PM

    I'm torn between the cranberry margaritas and the ginger hot chocolate with roasted marshmallows. Would love the tartan dutch oven under my tree.

  • mcrimmins  on  11/28/2018 at 7:00 PM

    The 6 quart oval Dutch oven in blue.

  • laureljean  on  11/28/2018 at 7:01 PM

    Roasted cauliflower with goat cheese cream

  • jinni  on  11/28/2018 at 7:01 PM

    Carrot tarte tatin. Maybe I’ll make it in the lid of this: https://www.lecreuset.com/oval-dutch-oven-with-grill-pan-lid

  • ravensfan  on  11/28/2018 at 7:17 PM

    Savory French toast [the Dutch version] (Wentelteefjes)

  • southerncooker  on  11/28/2018 at 7:18 PM

    Apple-cranberry Christmas rolls

  • ravensfan  on  11/28/2018 at 7:19 PM

    The Balti dish in Flame

  • southerncooker  on  11/28/2018 at 7:22 PM

    I'd love to find a 7 1/2 qt round dutch oven under my tree. Cerise would be my first color choice but I'd love almost any color.

  • LarissaPrusak  on  11/28/2018 at 7:26 PM

    I would make the Dutch Eggnogg. It is the same type as we drink in Germany and I still remember licking the rest of the Eggnogg from my grandmothers glass when I was a child.

  • riley  on  11/28/2018 at 7:31 PM

    Ginger hot chocolate with roasted marshmallows, gimme gimme! I hope there is a Round Wide Dutch Oven in Marine under my tree.

  • Jennybec  on  11/28/2018 at 7:41 PM

    I feel like you can’t go wrong with Cranberry margaritas. I’d take any enameled cast iron under the tree. Truly.

  • Lyla  on  11/28/2018 at 7:43 PM

    The Christmas Wreath Bread looks and sounds marvelous! Thinking the plaid dutch oven would be amazing!

  • lauriesk  on  11/28/2018 at 7:55 PM

    The first recipe I would make would be the Broccoli pot pies

  • lauriesk  on  11/28/2018 at 7:58 PM

    I would want a Le Creuset Dutch Oven.

  • twinreader  on  11/28/2018 at 8:24 PM

    I would like to make the Pavlova Triffle.

  • verorenee  on  11/28/2018 at 8:45 PM

    Ginger hot chocolate with roasted marshmallows

  • verorenee  on  11/28/2018 at 8:48 PM

    Sorbet Collection Mini Cocettes

  • brigs03  on  11/28/2018 at 9:04 PM

    Ginger hot chocolate with marshmallows Tea kettle

  • matag  on  11/28/2018 at 9:12 PM

    Trifle with salty caramel, cheesecake cream & chew brownies

  • matag  on  11/28/2018 at 9:14 PM

    Oval Dutch oven

  • Greenrogers  on  11/28/2018 at 9:14 PM

    Dutch Eggnogg. Buffet casserole. Please....

  • demomcook  on  11/28/2018 at 11:20 PM

    Chocolate-caramel pie. The Mickey Mouse Dutch oven - I'd smile every time I looked at it.

  • SallyCristina  on  11/28/2018 at 11:54 PM

    Cast Iron Tatin Dish 25cm Potato patties with crab rémoulade

  • lpatterson412  on  11/29/2018 at 12:13 AM

    I would love to try the Dutch Egg Nog! Also, the mini croquettes are so wonderful looking!

  • cpattersongo  on  11/29/2018 at 12:19 AM

    The recipe for Brussels sprouts à la carbonara sounds yummy! Love the Round Wide Dutch Oven any color, especially Marine.

  • Tirtzah2  on  11/29/2018 at 3:07 AM

    I’d love the provence lavender dutch oven. Cookbook looks so awesome!

  • Angryyew  on  11/29/2018 at 4:01 AM

    The dutch oven and the chocolate caramel pie, though everything sounds really yummy.

  • Tanner14  on  11/29/2018 at 4:33 AM

    Would love the lavender flower Dutch oven. I working on bread at home so would love to try the Christmas wreath on pg 26

  • gk26  on  11/29/2018 at 6:06 AM

    Apple and cranberry is my favorite combo during the holiday season! Would love to make the rolls, or try to tweek the recipe and attempt an apple cranberry boule bread baked in a dutch oven - preferably in a red Le Creuset!

  • vickster  on  11/29/2018 at 7:08 AM

    Blood Orange Meringue Tarts Le Creuset 2 1/2 qt saucepan in flame

  • nadiam1000  on  11/29/2018 at 7:14 AM

    Oatcakes with poppy seeds and Heritage Bakeware set in Flame (my favorite Le Creuset color)

  • amyz218  on  11/29/2018 at 8:35 AM

    Mincemeat-stuffed pheasant with brandy sauce

  • josephinetomato  on  11/29/2018 at 9:38 AM

    The potato and leek soup looks delicious

  • hippiechick1955  on  11/29/2018 at 10:01 AM

    I’d love to try making the Terrine of tender leek with smoked salmon and mascarpone. It sounds scrumptious.

  • hippiechick1955  on  11/29/2018 at 10:06 AM

    I’d love to try making the Terrine of tender leek with smoked salmon and mascarpone. It sounds scrumptious! As for Le Creuset, I wish I’d find The a Ultimate Cookware Set under my tree because I no longer own any pieces.

  • ccav  on  11/29/2018 at 10:42 AM

    I love Van Boven's books so much! Would love to try White chocolate-oak jars with smoky tea shortbread and also Pine ginger drink! And would love a round Le Creuset dutch oven and saucepan.

  • mabbit  on  11/29/2018 at 10:44 AM

    apple cranberry rolls for sure!! I would like the round dutch oven in cerise

  • tennyogirl  on  11/29/2018 at 12:40 PM

    Brioche & red fruit swirls with ricotta glaze

  • valorie  on  11/29/2018 at 12:41 PM

    Apple Cranberry Christmas Rolls Large Round Dutch Oven in Marine!

  • tennyogirl  on  11/29/2018 at 12:45 PM

    heritage petite pie dish in flame :-)

  • sarahawker  on  11/29/2018 at 12:55 PM

    Gin fizz with blackberries

  • sarahawker  on  11/29/2018 at 12:58 PM

    I would love to own the HERITAGE RECTANGULAR CASSEROLE in Matte Cotton.

  • English_Daisy  on  11/29/2018 at 1:03 PM

    I’d make the roast cauliflower with goats cheese cream - sounds amazing! I would love the set of four tart bakeware - or a tartan Dutch oven!

  • thewoobdog  on  11/29/2018 at 1:36 PM

    Sausage Buns with Fennel, OMG. And I desperately need a dutch oven!

  • Stringsandpots  on  11/29/2018 at 2:03 PM

    I'd make the Christmas wreath bread. I love the idea of handmade gifts but procrastinate a lot, so baked goods are always a great option. I would go for a classic matte black 5 qt dutch oven.

  • MiMi60  on  11/29/2018 at 2:20 PM

    Dutch eggnog (Advocaat) (page 63)

  • MiMi60  on  11/29/2018 at 2:22 PM

    I would want a Le Creuset Dutch Oven in blue.

  • Rachelkg  on  11/29/2018 at 2:46 PM

    Definitely the cranberry margarita, yum!!

  • kmn4  on  11/29/2018 at 3:58 PM

    Christmas porchetta

  • kmn4  on  11/29/2018 at 4:01 PM

    Sakura Round Dutch Oven - pretty!!

  • Dannausc  on  11/29/2018 at 4:47 PM

    Pine syrup and a Dutch oven

  • katenolan  on  11/29/2018 at 6:26 PM

    Maybe it's because, at the moment, I'm drowning in squash from my CSA, but the Squash, Feta, & Sage Pull-Apart Bread is tugging at my arm to be made!

  • Bobi  on  11/29/2018 at 6:51 PM

    Cranberry Margarita!

  • Aproporpoise  on  11/29/2018 at 7:32 PM

    omg - Mincemeat stuffed pheasants!!

  • Aproporpoise  on  11/29/2018 at 7:37 PM

    As for a LE Creuset item - The Beauty and the Beast soup pot is so lovely!

  • ebs  on  11/29/2018 at 8:54 PM

    Apple, walnut, cranberry & brown rice salad sounds good

  • ebs  on  11/29/2018 at 8:57 PM

    I would love the oval dutch oven with the grill pan lid

  • Dzw28055  on  11/29/2018 at 9:02 PM

    I would probably start with the Christmas Porchetta. I would love a Dutch oven. Please!

  • lovelily1001  on  11/29/2018 at 9:37 PM

    Pine and Ginger drink!!!

  • marnone  on  11/29/2018 at 9:55 PM

    Christmas wreath for sure- inspirationally epic!

  • JRumi  on  11/30/2018 at 6:37 AM

    Lemon syllabus & crunchy oats

  • JRumi  on  11/30/2018 at 6:40 AM

    Signature skillet

  • Grywhp  on  11/30/2018 at 9:10 AM

    I would make the carrot tatin with goat cheese first.

  • Rachelkg  on  11/30/2018 at 12:17 PM

    Dutch Oven!

  • mpdeb98  on  11/30/2018 at 5:06 PM

    Trifle with salty caramel, cheesecake cream & chew brownies and Provence Lavender Au Gratin Dish

  • debbiehb  on  11/30/2018 at 6:57 PM

    Broccoli pot pies

  • jluvs2bake  on  12/1/2018 at 2:01 AM

    recipe: Spicy goat cheese spread with home made Melba toast le creuset: pate terrine <3

  • milgwimper  on  12/1/2018 at 5:47 AM

    Homemade Advocaat/Eierlikor(eggnog), really doesn't remind me of eggnog at all but it is nice. The stainless steel braiser or the Enamel in Indigo.

  • Lafauvette  on  12/1/2018 at 11:05 AM

    ginger hot chocolate and a dutch oven

  • Maefleur  on  12/1/2018 at 11:13 AM

    I'd like to make the Christmas Wreath Bread, and I'd love to see a 5 qt dutch oven under my tree

  • dbielick  on  12/2/2018 at 5:44 AM

    Trifle with salty caramel, cheesecake cream & chew brownies and the 9 quart round dutch oven

  • purviska  on  12/5/2018 at 10:35 AM

    apple cranberry christmas rolls

  • purviska  on  12/5/2018 at 10:40 AM

    a Tartan Dutch Oven

  • stjones  on  12/5/2018 at 12:08 PM

    Sausage buns with fennel and I would love a dutch oven or ramekins.

  • Uhmandanicole  on  12/6/2018 at 12:55 AM

    Savory French toast

  • lmatz  on  12/6/2018 at 1:26 PM

    Roasted cauliflower with goat cheese cream

  • rusthawk  on  12/7/2018 at 8:33 PM

    The Dutch eggnog (Advocaat).

  • t.t  on  12/8/2018 at 12:06 AM

    Blood orange-meringue tartlets

  • t.t  on  12/8/2018 at 12:08 AM

    Moroccan Tagine

  • EmilyR  on  12/8/2018 at 6:15 PM

    champagne bowl and I'd love that Fleur Cocotte

  • eatysmith  on  12/9/2018 at 6:26 PM

    Leek & Potato Crème Soup with Fried Scallops & Parsley Oil!

  • eatysmith  on  12/9/2018 at 6:27 PM

    Oval Dutch oven!

  • Lmocooks  on  12/10/2018 at 3:48 PM


  • Lmocooks  on  12/10/2018 at 3:50 PM

    A skillet would be lovely

  • daniellespinato1  on  12/12/2018 at 12:41 PM

    Warm custard pudding sounds amazing!

  • ToPieFor  on  12/15/2018 at 10:38 AM

    Mushroom tartlets with goat cheese and beets

  • ToPieFor  on  12/15/2018 at 10:42 AM

    Dear Santa...I'd love an oval roaster...colour doesn't matter to me.

  • dtremit  on  12/15/2018 at 2:10 PM

    I fell in love with the sakura cocotte in Japan! French pan, go figure. I'd love one of those. I'd make the mushroom soup with hazelnuts in it!

  • amylou61  on  12/15/2018 at 11:21 PM

    Spicy-sweet cinnamon nuts

  • RSW  on  12/17/2018 at 6:29 AM

    Christmas wreath bread a teakettle

  • jigglesfrog  on  12/20/2018 at 1:26 PM

    Christmas wreath bread

  • horselady57  on  12/20/2018 at 1:45 PM

    Crunchy blackberry & apple cocottes!

  • Amdona  on  12/20/2018 at 1:57 PM

    Oatmeal pancakes

  • jezpurr  on  12/21/2018 at 3:51 PM

    Sausage buns with fennel!!!^_^

  • jezpurr  on  12/21/2018 at 3:54 PM

    Mickey Mouse Round Dutch Oven!!!^_^

  • LABeachGal  on  12/21/2018 at 11:28 PM

    Trifle with salty caramel, cheesecake cream & chew brownies sounds delicious!

  • LABeachGal  on  12/21/2018 at 11:33 PM

    I'd love to find the Signature Roaster under the tree!

  • Laura1  on  12/22/2018 at 8:51 AM

    Carrot tarte tatin. And I'd love a round dutch oven

  • sallansd  on  12/22/2018 at 1:33 PM

    I'd try those Spicy-sweet cinnamon nuts

  • sallansd  on  12/22/2018 at 1:37 PM

    I'd love a Le Creuset Classic Oval Dutch Oven

  • artthecat  on  12/22/2018 at 9:47 PM

    Broccoli pot pies

  • artthecat  on  12/23/2018 at 12:19 PM

    I would love the Tartan Le Creuset round Dutch oven. I have a brown Le Creuset that I bought back in 1976 and it is still going strong!

  • ktowle  on  12/24/2018 at 6:11 AM

    Trifle with salty caramel, cheesecake cream & chew brownies and it would be fabulous to find the Tartan Dutch Oven under the tree.

  • LaurenE  on  12/26/2018 at 11:59 AM

    potato and leek soup; Le Creuset Classic Oval Dutch Oven

  • kitchenclimbers  on  12/26/2018 at 2:22 PM

    ginger hot chocolate

  • kitchenclimbers  on  12/26/2018 at 2:34 PM

    I would love any le creuset!

  • TammyDee  on  12/26/2018 at 5:11 PM

    I'd like to make the classic mini mince pies. I haven't had mince pie since I was a child.

  • TammyDee  on  12/26/2018 at 5:58 PM

    I'd like to have the Le Creuset Heritage Pie Dish in pretty much every color! Those are great.

  • Terrill  on  12/27/2018 at 7:07 PM

    Sausage Buns with Fennel-YUM

  • rosalee  on  12/28/2018 at 11:15 AM

    I'd love to try the Scottish Eggs!

  • Lafauvette  on  12/28/2018 at 7:38 PM

    Mincemeat fudge and one of the Dutch oven.

  • mrscahughes  on  12/28/2018 at 8:21 PM

    Leek and potato soup

  • Nancith  on  12/28/2018 at 8:57 PM

    Roasted cauliflower with goat cheese cream sounds yummy!

  • fujirw  on  12/28/2018 at 10:01 PM

    Dutch oven looks beautiful! Would love to own.

  • sb1  on  12/29/2018 at 1:06 AM

    cranberry margheritas

  • casacarlisle  on  12/29/2018 at 10:48 AM

    The Christmas wreath bread would be my choice. So festive and I suspect so yummy! I would love to have the tartan plaid pot. So beautiful and of course great quality.

  • TequilaMockingbird  on  12/29/2018 at 1:26 PM

    I would probably try Christmas Negroni first, because my boyfriend loooooves Negronis!

  • Karla123  on  12/29/2018 at 4:26 PM

    Portobello and pear salad...sounds easy and pleasing.

  • floridagld  on  12/29/2018 at 5:39 PM

    Oh wow, my dads and family favorite I have wanted a good recipe for mince pies for Christmas. I would try your minis. Perfect

  • floridagld  on  12/29/2018 at 5:41 PM

    My fave is everything. NO kidding. Starting with the braiser and dinnerware sets. Minis in green too

  • lselke  on  12/29/2018 at 5:54 PM

    I would like the oval baker from Le Creuset. I had some delicious mini mince pies at a holiday potluck this year, so that would be the first thing I'd try.

  • davisesq212  on  12/29/2018 at 6:28 PM

    I would like to try the Blood orange-meringue tartlets first!

  • davisesq212  on  12/29/2018 at 7:19 PM

    I want that 5 quart cast iron braiser in Oyster...its gorgeous.

  • ktpotat  on  12/29/2018 at 10:10 PM

    Wild Mushroom soup with hazelnuts

  • threefourpfeif  on  12/29/2018 at 10:57 PM

    The Christmas wreath bread looks both fun and delicious

  • RickPearson54  on  12/30/2018 at 9:20 AM

    Christmas wreath

  • rusthawk  on  12/30/2018 at 1:00 PM

    I would love to find the 3-1/2 qt braiser in marseille under my tree.

  • BMeyer  on  12/30/2018 at 8:07 PM

    champagne bowl

  • KarenDel  on  12/31/2018 at 10:13 AM

    I'd make Curry cauliflower Christmas pasty with almonds & apricots

  • KarenDel  on  12/31/2018 at 10:16 AM

    I'd love to find the Ultimate Cast Iron Set (think big :) )

  • lgroom  on  12/31/2018 at 11:29 PM

    Wild mushroom soup with hazelnuts

  • ghill  on  1/1/2019 at 12:50 PM

    The cranberry margarita to start with, followed by the spicy sweet cinnamon nuts.

  • ghill  on  1/1/2019 at 12:52 PM

    Bistro cups for holiday toddies

  • feliciakw  on  1/2/2019 at 8:45 AM

    Christmas with Cheer! Rather, a Christmas Negroni.

  • feliciakw  on  1/2/2019 at 9:03 AM

    Since it's Christmas...the Ultimate Le Creuset Cast Iron Set in Caribbean.

  • feliciakw  on  1/2/2019 at 9:07 AM

    Since it's Christmas...the Ultimate Le Creuset Cast Iron Set in Caribbean.

  • banba1  on  1/2/2019 at 12:34 PM

    That very first pic in the index is gorgeous! I'd make the Brioche & red fruit swirls with ricotta glaze!

  • banba1  on  1/2/2019 at 12:38 PM

    A 7 1/2 qt round dutch oven in flame has been on my wishlist for many years! :)

  • Sfgordon  on  1/2/2019 at 1:08 PM

    I'd like to try the squash, feta & sage pull-apart bread

  • Sfgordon  on  1/2/2019 at 1:13 PM

    The 4 1/2 qt. oval dutch oven with the grill pan lid in Cerise would be a really nice present to receive :D

  •  on  1/2/2019 at 8:58 PM

    I’d love to try the recipe for squash, feta, and sage pull apart bread!

  • lizkamerer  on  1/2/2019 at 9:09 PM

    I would love to be gifted the signature lite grill pan!

  • amylou61  on  1/3/2019 at 7:16 AM

    I'd love to have the Le Creuset Ultimate Bakeware Set in Cerise.

  • tarae1204  on  1/3/2019 at 9:39 AM

    I'm very drawn to the saucier with a lid, but I miss a red Le Creuset kettle that was lost in a move....To make? Trifle with salty caramel, cheesecake cream & chew brownies .

  • ket06e  on  1/3/2019 at 10:04 AM

    vegetable spiral tart. and i would love a 5.5 qt round dutch oven in matte amethyst

  • jemans  on  1/4/2019 at 11:13 AM

    Terrine of tender leek with smoked salmon and mascarpone, and any of the dutch ovens!

  • Amandaspamanda  on  1/4/2019 at 2:13 PM

    I have always wanted to try Scottish eggs!

  • Shana.  on  1/5/2019 at 1:25 PM

    Lite grill pan and potato and leek soup

  • Sabrina5000  on  1/6/2019 at 7:00 AM

    Love the plaid soup dish and I would make potato leek soup

  • ktwalla  on  1/6/2019 at 10:40 AM

    cream of gorgonzola and poached pears

  • JJWong  on  1/6/2019 at 11:27 AM

    wild mushroom soup with hazelnuts in the tartan Le Creuset pot

  • upstatemissy  on  1/6/2019 at 4:13 PM

    I would try the cranberry margaritas first.

  • Karla123  on  1/8/2019 at 10:09 AM

    I'd love to have the 2 3/4 qt. round dutch oven.

  • Nrshelley  on  1/8/2019 at 5:34 PM

    The red tartan dutch oven - how fun!

  • cmartinfirvida  on  1/8/2019 at 6:01 PM

    Oatmeal pancakes — we love all oatmeal applications!

  • Nancith  on  1/8/2019 at 7:59 PM

    I am in dire need of a new tea kettle, so a stainless steel Le Creuset teapot would be fabulous.

  • orchidlady01  on  1/10/2019 at 10:05 PM

    Christmas porchetta

  • orchidlady01  on  1/10/2019 at 10:09 PM

    I would love to get the Round Dutch Oven - 5 1/2 qt. in Indigo.

  • Jennifer7  on  1/11/2019 at 6:48 PM

    Leek and potato soup

  • PeavineBlues  on  1/15/2019 at 10:10 AM

    Spicy-sweet cinnamon nuts

  • Amkdye  on  1/15/2019 at 12:02 PM

    The Beet soup with port, goat cheese and seed crunch bar. I just love that white tartan Dutch oven!

  • laffersk  on  1/15/2019 at 12:12 PM

    Savory French toast

  • SunkenSouffle  on  1/15/2019 at 12:17 PM

    I'm here for the wild mushroom soup, and perhaps going wild with a deep fried pickle! If you put le creuset in the same sentence as anything cast iron, i'm a fan.... so any such product (dutch ovens are my mistress) are welcome under my proverbial tree! ( or, under my menorah as the case may be).

  • stpbcyld50  on  1/15/2019 at 1:46 PM

    Ooh cranberry margaritas!

  • Amdona  on  1/15/2019 at 4:55 PM

    Christmas wreath bread

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