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Honey Goat Cheese Heirloom Tomato Galette

I used to live close to an amazing farmers market that had very reasonably priced, local produce. I really miss it. I also just miss summer right now as I’m typing this post. 383 mots de plus


Potsticker Dumplings

There’s much that I appreciate about my Asian heritage, especially the food, more so now than ever. Growing up Asian American was not easy and I felt like I had to subdue my Asian culture in order to be « cooler. 624 mots de plus


Hake with Chorizo and Olives

I love Christmas – wrapping the presents; the ritual of decorating the tree, a process which in our house usually extends to smothering the entire ground floor of the house with garlands and glitter; collecting the turkey from the farm; making the stuffing, the pigs in blankets, cranberry sauce and all the other essential elements of our family Christmas dinner; setting the table with bits and pieces of inherited and precious silver and glassware (I don’t much enjoy polishing these but hey, they usually only come out once a year); the sound of car doors slamming as the extended family arrives and piles into the house with luggage and presents and wine and boxes of crackers and hugs all round; the laughter and jokes, the inevitable is-the-turkey-underdone-or-overdone moment, and the after dinner tradition of charades around the table, which only one of the family is actually any good at (take a bow, Alice). 387 mots de plus


Chickpea curry chicken with quinoa basil buckwheat pasta

Growing up in Asia, I was used to having soba noodles without realising what it was made of. All I knew was that it was a type of Japanese noodle. 210 mots de plus


Coq au vin recipe

Coq au vin « rooster with wine » is a French dish of chicken braised with wine, lardons, mushrooms, and optionally garlic.

A red Burgundy wine is typically used though many regions of France. 1 053 mots de plus

French Cooking

Instant Pot Oxtail

  • 2 lbs Oxtail
  • 1 tbsp Thyme
  • 2 Tomatoes
  • 1 tbsp Worcheshire sauce
  • 1 tsp Nutmeg
  • 3 Cloves
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon
  • 3 tbsp Soy sauce
  • 2 chopped Carrots…
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Recipe Round-up for Christmas

If you are looking for Christmas food inspiration then you can view all of my past holiday recipes by clicking here :-)

In this post I thought I would share a few of my favourites. 74 mots de plus