Tag Archives: Honey

Orange Lacquered Roast Chicken #citruslove

First I want to clarify (although I know 99.9% of you know this), the following Orange Lacquered Roast Chicken does not contain real lacquer or any stain or shellac.  Nor does it contain any substance you might find at Home Depot. … Continue reading

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Baklava Success…Phyllo Fail.

Back in 2009, a friend and I were discussing my 1st Daring Bakers challenge hosting gig, trying to decide what I should challenge everyone with.  I was throwing out ideas, and like many first pitches in baseball, they were all over the place. Baklava was … 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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Fresh Ginger Garlic Scallion Noodles

I know, I know…yesterday was the day I was supposed to announce the winner, but for some reason, I hate putting up an entry that’s just text; I wanted to add a recipe, photos, and a little chatter.   I plum … Continue reading

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Black Sesame Lace Cookies (or candy!)

I love sesame in all forms, whether it be in seeds, oils, pastes, body lotions, face masks, etc.  While mulling over whether to order General Tso’s or sesame chicken from Chinese take-out the other night, I decided to go with … Continue reading

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