Category Archives: Dinner

Potato Rosti with Bacon and Brie, and a Quick Brown Butter Pan Applesauce

Potato Rosti may not sound familiar to some, but it’s like a giant potato latke.  To amp up its grandeur, I created a 15-minute brown butter pan apple sauce that will knock your socks off! Happy Valentines Day, err, Eve, … Continue reading

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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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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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