Category Archives: Appetizers

Homemade Ricotta Cheese – Eating my Curds and Ditching the Whey

I’ve always wanted to dabble a bit in cheese making, and after seeing a recipe for homemade ricotta cheese, I knew I had to try it! In the end, it not only worked out beautifully, but it served another purpose, … Continue reading

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Tuileapalooza – Tuile Cookies, Sweet and Savory

First off, a warning.  This is a really long entry.  If you’ve never heard of tuile cookies, I think I’ve got it covered with more than enough recipes using them! Now that I’ve warned you, I’d like to add another … Continue reading

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Lavash Crackers, Edamame Hummus, and Mad Trauma

I will start by saying that this month’s Daring Bakers definitely ranks right up there in the ‘DARING’ mode, except this did not involve anyone whose surname is Knievel  However, it did involve a pirouette that would make most ballerinas green with … Continue reading

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