Category Archives: Vegetarian

Tempura, Soba, and the Flu, I think.

There’s nothing like the light, crispy crunch of a perfect tempura batter, plus some awesome, garlicky vegetable soba noodles! Japan or bust! I love just about every international cuisine out there. I say just about, because there are some I’ve … Continue reading

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Two Vegetarian Pates…with Bread

When I was a kid, I used to eat chopped liver like it was going out of style. It was a treat at every family gathering during holidays, whether it be Thanksgiving or Passover. I would sit within inches of the … Continue reading

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A – MEZZE – ING

Wow, this was some Daring Cooks challenge, and worth every second.  Ever have a tapas at a Spanish Restaurant? Well, this is a Middle Eastern version of a tapas called a mezze.  It consists of homemade pita and loads of dips, … 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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