cheeseburger from Blue 9 burgers in New York.
an old standby: braised chicken with...
Fried green bananas stewed in a lightly spiced coconut gravy.
Italian turkey meatballs served with some arugula pesto and pasta
Stir-fry Zucchini with minced shrimps.
cupcake with an identity crisis screaming for attention with blinking lights. is it cupcake or is it...pi?!?! [how to add LED lights to your cupcakes...i smell a halloween or even christmas idea?]
Black Tea flavoured Kit-Kat bar and other crazy Asian treats!
Chocolate chips almond cookies - flecked with spots of black chocolate chips and toasted almond pieces, intensely rich and crumbly
who said cupcakes are dead?
Raspberry Mascarpone Ice Cream
college football kickoff wknd just past, now in TTM (total tailgating mode) and inspired by sweetpaul, though might be hard to find a shiny red pickup truck. or a cornfield for that matter
The August Salad celebrates the local, seasonal bounty.
Slow-roasted tomatoes, stored in the freezer, provide summer flavor all year round.
Healthy Red Potato Salad with garlic, herbs and olive oil dressing
Burnt Ends and Collard Greens from RUB BBQ (NYC)
Donna Hay Hotcakes served with my homemade blueberry and raspberry sauce.
Lion's face baby shower cake, based on a wall paper pattern
Victorian Sponge Cake with Vanilla-Pear Jam Filling
using nuts as a bowl. they're painted white or gold, though it would have been beautiful, if not confusing, to keep them natural colored
Dark and white chocolate mousse cake
Cucumber and Mint Lassi
Kangkung belacan with tomato. The classic Malaysian stir-fried veggie dish. Enhanced with a little home-grown tomatoes.
Orange Soy Glazed Scallops
Not your usual bangers and mash... vegetarian, flavoursome and easy!
A tangy Lemon-Caper Dip perfect using up the last of those summer veggies.
Making ajvar, Balkan red pepper and eggplant "salsa," with the bounty of the late summer harvest.
Last Day of Summer. Can't celebrate Labor Day without watermelon, and little mouths to gobble it up.
I miss few things about the Northeast, but lobster rolls are chief among them.
Turkey burger, Middle Eastern Style, with cucumber yogurt sauce and homemade pita bread.
Pita Steak Wrap with a special Garlic Sauce Topper
How can something so simple be so delicious?
Saffron threads, honey and cardamom macerating for my Saffron Cream...a "Wicked" inspired dinner.
Costa Rican "Arroz con Pollo" or "Chicken and Rice. It's Asian fried rice with a Costa Rican twist. Takes longer to make, but the flavors are well worth it.
Completely homegrown and homemade crab-apple and chilli jelly