About Mimi’s Cafe
Founded in 1978 by Arthur Simms, who was stationed in France during World War II, Mimi’s Cafe is a neighborhood cafe offering French Inspired American comfort food. In February 2013 Mimi’s Cafe was purchased by Le Duff America, Inc., the North American subsidiary of Groupe Le Duff, a global bakery and restaurant company headquartered in Rennes, France. Since then, the team has launched new dishes reflecting the culinary traditions of fresh ingredients, bistro classics, and American comfort food. There are currently 97 Mimi’s Cafe locations throughout 18 states in the U.S.
Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing
La Madeleine Copycat Recipe
1/8 teaspoon minced garlic
1 teaspoon mustard (Grey Poupon Country or Dijon)
2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
salt & pepper, to taste
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
1/4 teaspoon sugar
In a small container, mix all ingredients with a fork or whisk. Refrigerate for about 10 minutes to let the flavors combine. Makes enough for two good-sized salads.