From the monthly archives:

July 2011

iCook: Steak Salad with Warm Balsamic Reduction Dressing

by Valerie July 27, 2011
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This summer I seem to be making steaks with salad almost embarrassingly often. But I just think the combination is divine and I never seem to get sick of it so it's become my go-to meal. This particular steak and salad dish could be made with any meat good enough to be grilled on a […]

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Cool Down with Kulfi

by Karen July 25, 2011
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Amazing how scorching hot weather will determine what you eat for every meal, the goal being purely to cool your body down.  I've travelled to India a couple of times and luckily in the winter, however with the comfortable weather comes missing out on some great foods such as kulfi.  Kulfi is a type of […]

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Photo Friday

by Karen July 22, 2011
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Cherry Clafoutis

by Karen July 18, 2011
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The other day I asked what you would do with a bucket full of cherries and some of you suggested clafoutis, which is a simple and brilliant French dessert.  Clafoutis starts with a baking dish of cherries covered in a thin egg batter.  When baked, this batter turns velvety and flan-like.  Originating from the Limousin […]

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Za'atar: A Spice For Your Everyday

by Karen July 12, 2011
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I'm keeping it simple lately.  There's the excuse of moving into a new place, but really I think it's the summer heat that's slowing everything down.  It's times like these that I gladly partake in culinary cheating (more about this below) and that I have a jar of za'atar handy at all times.  Za'atar is […]

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Cherry Pickin'

by Karen July 5, 2011
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Cherry season is in full swing and a friend invited me to go cherry picking over the weekend, which luckily was the last day of the season! There were Bings… An abundance of Rainiers… how to get my ex back So, what would you do with a bucket full of sweet cherries? zp8497586rq

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