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australian lamb

We bought some Australian lamb from Rogers, the import store. RMB100/kg. It was two racks totaling 1.3 kg. Kyle did them two ways.  With the chops, he likes to do a brown sugar, garlic and cinnamon rub, which caramelizes when

australian lamb

We bought some Australian lamb from Rogers, the import store. RMB100/kg. It was two racks totaling 1.3 kg. Kyle did them two ways.  With the chops, he likes to do a brown sugar, garlic and cinnamon rub, which caramelizes when

spicy peanut benne wafers

   I had a new motor and pestle. I had some peanuts. I had a friend I needed to thank for all the translating she’s done for me lately. I asked her if she liked peanuts.  She said she likes

spicy peanut benne wafers

   I had a new motor and pestle. I had some peanuts. I had a friend I needed to thank for all the translating she’s done for me lately. I asked her if she liked peanuts.  She said she likes

scones

We’re leaving soon, so I wanted to use up the pre-grated parmesan sitting in the fridge and our rosemary bush. I tweaked mom’s scone recipe.  You couldn’t taste the parm (generally can’t with the Kraft stuff), but it certainly made

scones

We’re leaving soon, so I wanted to use up the pre-grated parmesan sitting in the fridge and our rosemary bush. I tweaked mom’s scone recipe.  You couldn’t taste the parm (generally can’t with the Kraft stuff), but it certainly made

salsa

As a kid I never liked my mom’s homemade salsa. I think it was the cilantro.  Also, I was more of a fan of the juicy puree type than the chunky variety. Now however, homemade salsa’s pretty delicious (plus I

salsa

As a kid I never liked my mom’s homemade salsa. I think it was the cilantro.  Also, I was more of a fan of the juicy puree type than the chunky variety. Now however, homemade salsa’s pretty delicious (plus I

the chewy chocolate chip cookie

If you’re going to be the favourite aunt and uncle, I figure you must have a great chewy chocolate chip cookie recipe (in fact, I would say every mother needs this type of recipe, but writing that would be completely

the chewy chocolate chip cookie

If you’re going to be the favourite aunt and uncle, I figure you must have a great chewy chocolate chip cookie recipe (in fact, I would say every mother needs this type of recipe, but writing that would be completely

doughnuts

I remember when the Krispy Kreme craze hit our west coast.  People were bringing them back from the States, and then one opened in Delta (of all places?), the only one on the Canadian west coast.  Late 90’s perhaps, early

doughnuts

I remember when the Krispy Kreme craze hit our west coast.  People were bringing them back from the States, and then one opened in Delta (of all places?), the only one on the Canadian west coast.  Late 90’s perhaps, early

calzones (empanada dough)

My third attempt at calzones. The first time around, I used a random bread dough, with lots of oil to make sure it was good. The second time, my first time with pastry, I cooked the crap out of them.

calzones (empanada dough)

My third attempt at calzones. The first time around, I used a random bread dough, with lots of oil to make sure it was good. The second time, my first time with pastry, I cooked the crap out of them.