Taken from Grandma's Kitchen, posted for safekeeping. To make stiff peaks quickly with whipping cream, chill the mixing bowl and the beaters before beating the cream. Also, make sure the whipping cream is will chilled.
Taken from The Best International Recipe, posted for safekeeping. Extra-virgin olive oil is too strong; if you do not have regular olive oil, use equal parts extra-virgin olive oil and vegetable oil. Ground black pepper may be substituted for the black pepper, but white is not visible. Spread on sandwiches or dip with crudites.
Taken from The Best International Recipe, posted for safekeeping. You can substitute Swiss cheese, and use broiler-safe bowls. If you're not sure if your bowls are broiler-safe, set the oven temperature to 500 F. and bake the soup, rather than broil, until the cheese is melted.
I just took this out of the oven no more than 5 minutes ago, and the house smells wonderful. I am eating a thick slice slathered with butter right now, and I am loving it. I will definitely use this recipe again.