Category Archives: Daring Cooks

Char Siu Bao (BBQ Pork Buns), and The Tale of a Painting

I’m in love with pork buns, especially the baked kind.  I’ve been known to go out of my way just to stop at Asian bakeries to pick up varieties of their soft lovely buns, and there’s always at least two … Continue reading

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Moo Shu Chicken with Mandarin Pancakes and Plum Sauce

First let me start by asking, do you moo shu? I most certainly hope you will after reading this post! So this is now my 4th post in two weeks.  It still feels odd, and I’m completely exhausted.  No idea … Continue reading

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Chicken Carrot Curry and Blintzes

Something new came up, and it’s a secret..well, it won’t be a secret in another second. It all started with bookmarks, 100’s of recipes bookmarked from so many fabulous food blogs. I have them sectioned off; Sweet – cakes, cookies, pies, … Continue reading

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Sweet Corn Ravioli With Basil Brown Butter and Warm Cherry Tomato Compote

Before I get to this yummy corn ravioli, a little introspective rambling is in order.  For all of those waiting for the announcement of the winner of my 4th of July giveaway, I’m so sorry it’s a day late. My proverbial … Continue reading

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You Say Potato, I Say Potahto Salad(s)

I guess it’s pretty easy to figure out from the title that this post is about potato salad, huh? I’m also willing to guess that a good portion of Americans have grown up with potato salad.  I’m also willing to … Continue reading

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