Orange & Tarragon Gâteau with Candied Orange


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      1 hr

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French Countryside Cooking

French Countryside Cooking

By Daniel Galmiche

Published 2021

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Who thought a beautiful juicy orange would partner a bold herb like tarragon? Make sure you wait for the perfect season, as tarragon will be at its best from the end of April until August. It is a shame the oranges are not in season at the same time but, thankfully, you can still find some great ones. When I had the idea of using them together, it took a while to get the right balance, but finally I got the measure right for this gateau. It is really all in the quantity, as you cannot be heavy-handed with tarragon. The end result is magic!