The Elegant Cook

M-J de Mesterton

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Elegant Cuisine

Welcome to The Elegant Cook, where M-J  de Mesterton shares her original recipes and comprehensively interprets traditional culinary classics from around the world.

Elegant Brioche au Sucre 

See Elegant Bread for M-J's Hamburger Bun recipe. 

 Reine de Saba

 New Mexico Chile Peppers
M-J's Recipes for French Pogne de Romans and other world-cuisine breads appear on the Elegant Bread page.

See ELEGANT BREAD and ELEGANT DESSERT for Tips on World Baking

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Noritake Antique China from M-J's extensive collection is prominently featured in her 

elegant culinary photography at Elegant Cook.