Cinnamon Butter Puffs

Cinnamon Butter Puffs.

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Two entries for breakfast or brunch close together on the blog doesn’t happen very often. I think breakfast is my favourite meal so it’s surprising that it hasn’t happened more. What prompted this breakfast food bonanza of postings is my … Continue reading

Orecchiette with Spring Peas, Pancetta and Pea Shoots

Orecchiette with Spring Peas, Pancetta and Pea Shoots.

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Microgreens: Those colourful little leafy bits that are used by chefs to garnish your plate in restaurants. I’m happy to have found a place to buy these tasty leaves to use in my home-cooked meals. Not as garnishes, but as … Continue reading

Sausage-Apple Brunch Cake

Sausage-Apple Brunch Cake.

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Recently I managed to convince my father to let me borrow my late mother’s prized collection of recipes for a while. She collected recipes from all over the place: cards from the grocery store, articles clipped from newspapers and magazines, … Continue reading

Dorie Greenspan’s Cheesy Rice with Asparagus

Cheesy Rice with Asparagus.

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You were warned… another asparagus recipe on the way. This does end up being similar to risotto with much less stirring and much more time to read a book or something. I used a combination of Cheddar and Parmesan so … Continue reading

English Onion Soup with Sage and Cheddar

English Onion Soup with Sage and Cheddar.

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Load up on onions, sharpen your knife and get slicing. This is a great alternative to French Onion Soup from Jamie Oliver. But first, some kitchen tips from whatfoodimade: • Sharp knives reduce the amount of tears produced while cutting … Continue reading