Blueberry Maple Cake
When it comes to breakfast, I’m all about savory dishes. But like love, or geopolitics, my breakfast cravings are never so black and white. One thing I can count on, is that when I feel like something sweet for brekkie, a stack of moist blueberry pancakes will fit the bill. The way the rich creamy
Miso Glazed Eggplant (Nasu Dengaku)
Nasu Dengaku (なす田楽) is a miso glazed eggplant dish popular in Japan in the middle of summer, when eggplants are at the peak of their season. Ironically, in a country that has dozens of varieties of eggplants, this dish is most often made with beinasu(米ナス) or “American Eggplant”. The thick meaty ...
Miso Glazed Chicken Wings
We all know that wings are a crowd pleaser at any shindig, but with the summer heat, do you really want to be standing over a cauldron of boiling oil to please your friends? While these miso glazed chicken wings still involve a half hour of unattended simmering, it’s certainly better than deep ...
True to its name, passion fruit has an intense aroma with a seductive allure. By turning it into a syrup it makes it easy to use in drinks, on pancakes and yogurt, and as a flavoring in baked goods. Head over to PBS Food to see my full post and recipe. continue → The post Passionfruit Syrup ...
Lemon Pepper Chicken
I’m not a big fan of seasoning mixes. They take up room in the spice drawer, and no matter how much I love a flavor combination I always end up tiring of the blend long before I’m able to use it up. But my biggest beef with these blends is that they often don’t taste […] The post Lemon Pepper ...