Eating my way around the world and discovering scorpions-on-sticks. Yup.
Be sure to eat a grilled eel bowl on 'Eel Day' (which is actually Ox Day) to deal with the heat on one of the hottest days of the year!
A tower of deliciousness: Melon, Salmon and Herring eggs!
Radish and red pepper fried rice. Or, mix it up with your own leftover vegetables!
Krispy Kreme Donuts- the main ingredient for a Krispy Kreme Bread Pudding with Jack Daniels.
Crisp vegetables and poached chicken marinated in lime juice, fish sauce, palm sugar, herbs and chilies, layered with romaine and bean sprouts, and dressed with spicy sweet peanut sauce.
gewurtzeminer and watermelon gelee
Salted Vegetables & Tofu Soup
This rhubarb cupcake is the perfect Autumn cupcake - a bit early.
Indonesian Nutmeg Tea Cookies - Kue Kering
A fabulous minced meat, eggplant and mushrooms pie
Sher's Potato Fritters with Sweet Pepper Relish are soft and ooze-y on the inside and crunchy and golden on the outside.
Strata with Spicy Italian Sausage & Gruyere
Heirloom Citrus-Passionfruit Curd with Tahitian Vanilla Shortbread
Horchata de Arroz - Cinnamon-infused Rice Milk
Garlic Thyme Foccaccia Bread - a tribute to Sher from What Did You Eat?
Melanzane in salsa speziata al miele del Pranzo di Babette [translated: Eggplant in Spicy Honey Sauce]
Shrimp and Pork Potstickers + step by step on how to make wrap the dumplings
Matcha Layer Cake with White Chocolate Cream and Plum Wine Glaze
Summer Strawberry Torte
Pitting cherries is tedious but worth it for Sunday Cherry Pancakes!
Sweet Taste of the Tropics- Coconut and Lime Cake
Seared Scallop with Sizzling Sesame Oil on Chow Mein Nest. Part of our Dimsum Seafood Trio of prawn, scallop and masago.
New potatoes waiting to be made into Creamy Potato Salad. Vegan too!
Fresh herbs just make everything better....
properly boiled eggs are the key to a good Salade Nicoise
new from google, knol, which is a little bit of knowledge - this one about how to make blueberry pancakes
homemade English muffins
Banana Bread with Chocolate Chips and Walnuts. This banana bread is wonderfully moist. The sweetness comes from the chocolate and the toasted walnuts give this bread added texture and flavour.
Tara no konbu maki: codfish roll
Spicy black sesame sea bream, served with a corn-coriander salad!
Lemonade Meringue Pie: A twist on a citrus classic
Braised Pork Belly, Dragon’s tongue and fava beans, pickled shallots,, braising liquid sauce. (or Pork and Beans!)
Refreshing Watermelon, Lime and Rosemary Drink