Feb 24 2010

Cream of Wild Mushroom & Leek Soup

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I've already told you about our quack addiction. We managed to ease off a bit since the habit becomes a little costly and quite frankly, an overdose of quack isn't the best for your health. But did I ever confess our addiction to 'shrooms? So long as we stick to the edible and non-hallucinogenic variety, an ...


Feb 19 2010

Vanilla Bean Rice Pudding

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I said to him the other day, "I don't think I have a culinary musing to go along with the rice pudding." To which he matter-of-factly replied, "But you're Asian, baby." Nicely done my racist little expat. Was this a retaliation response for all the times I asked him to carry a baguette under his arm ...


Dec 18 2009

Pepperminty Chocolatini – Holiday In a Glass

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Godiva white chocolate liqueur with swirls of peppermint schnapps - for those who prefer to drink their dessert. I'm an equal opportunity dessert consumer. And although I'm not a huge fan of sugary sweet libations, I can certainly entertain one of these martinis in lieu of dessert. Served chilled, this decadent white chocolate drink with its ...