Feb 18, 2017

Irish Leek and Potato Soup | #SoupSwappers

This Irish Leek and Potato Soup is so hearty and satisfying. 


Irish Leek and Potato Soup

Leek and Potato Soup is a traditional comfort food in Ireland, often served in pubs and homes to fend off the cold winter chill. It can be made with either chicken or vegetable stock, and only takes about 30 minutes to make, including prep time.

Feb 17, 2017

Coconut Red Curry Halibut with Rice | #FishFridayFoodies

This Coconut Red Curry Halibut with Rice is deliciously flavored with ginger, scallions, mushrooms, and with bamboo shoots adding a nice crunch.  


This Coconut Red Curry Halibut with Rice is deliciously flavored with ginger, scallions, mushrooms, and with bamboo shoots adding a nice crunch.
This coconut red curry halibut with rice takes only about 15 minutes to prep, and about 20 minutes to cook, making it an easy weeknight meal.

Feb 16, 2017

Jachnun

Jachnun is a bread of Yemenite Jewish origin, and is baked over 12 hours in an oven set at a low temperature. 

Jachnun is a bread of Yemenite Jewish origin, and is baked over 12 hours in an oven set at a low temperature.
Jachnun is made from a dough that is stretched out very thinly, brushed with butter, oil, or margarine, and rolled up like strudel. It started as a Shabbat bread, originally baked in a wood fired oven on a Friday night, and ready on a Saturday morning.

Feb 15, 2017

Chocolate Dipped Chocolate Sugar Cookies

These chocolate dipped chocolate sugar cookies are loaded with an intense and satisfying chocolate flavor. These cookies would make any chocolate lover happy. 


Chocolate Dipped Chocolate Sugar Cookies




































I took these Chocolate Dipped Chocolate Sugar Cookies to work and they did not last long!

Feb 14, 2017

Chinese Scallion Pancakes (Cong You Bing) | #BreadBakers

These scallion pancakes are a wonderful appetizer dipped in soy or other sauces. 


Chinese Scallion Pancakes (Cong You Bing)
Chinese Scallion Pancakes are made with unleavened dough rather than batter, and are flaky from layers of thinly stretched out dough that is filled with scallions.

Feb 12, 2017

Spicy Citrus and Mango Shrimp Cocktail | #FoodBloggerLove

This Spicy Citrus and Mango Shrimp Cocktail would be the perfect appetizer for a Valentine's dinner for two. 


Spicy Citrus and Mango Shrimp Cocktail

This Spicy Citrus Shrimp is so flavorful! The shrimp is tossed in a mixture of fresh orange juice, lime juice, and chili paste, and then roasted and garnished with mango and scallions.

Feb 6, 2017

Six Tools for Bread Making You Didn't Know You Needed

Six Tools for Bread Making You Didn't Know You Needed
As part of an occasional Bread 101 series, I am sharing some of my favorite tools for baking bread. While you can live without them, all of these tools will make your bread baking so much easier.