Posts Tagged "Sugar"

Warm Maple Apple Tarte Tatin Recipe

Posted by on Nov 16, 2011 | 9 comments

Warm Maple Apple Tarte Tatin Recipe

Moving onwards, the next easy Thanksgiving dinner recipe is a buttery and syrupy maple apple tarte tatin. Since the crust can be made ahead of time like the anchovies polenta appetizer, I prepped it in advance and move onto the other dishes.

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Moroccan Orange Blossom Yogurt Mousse Recipe

Posted by on Apr 23, 2011 | 5 comments

Moroccan Orange Blossom Yogurt Mousse Recipe

When was the last time you were so smitten by a dish at a restaurant that you unabashedly asked the chef for the recipe?  That’s exactly what happened last week when I experienced the pop-up Moroccan menu at Bistro Pastis.

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Starfruit in Quick Chilli Plum Dip Recipe

Posted by on Mar 18, 2010 | 18 comments

Starfruit in Quick Chilli Plum Dip Recipe

Star light, star bright, starfruit in my tums tonight!

Starfruit season is quickly approaching and I see them popping up in Asian markets already. This delightful fruit, formally named Carambola, is native to Southeast Asia.

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Sweet Potato Dessert Dumplings with Fennel Pollen Recipe

Posted by on Mar 7, 2010 | 16 comments

Sweet Potato Dessert Dumplings with Fennel Pollen Recipe

I dedicate this dessert to my mom.

Sweet potato holds a special place in her heart. Whenever she eats it, she retells how my grandfather would sometimes cook sweet potato in with their rice when she was little.

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Marseille: Secret Fig Marmalade Recipe

Posted by on Nov 30, 2009 | 35 comments

Marseille: Secret Fig Marmalade Recipe

I took a short train ride to Marseille in the South of France as a breather from bustling Paris. The balmy and humid Mediterranean air welcomed me. Whilst wandering around, its prominent Italian and Greek influences became quickly apparent.

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Passionfruit Ice Cream Recipe

Posted by on Jun 20, 2009 | 9 comments

Passionfruit Ice Cream Recipe

I try my best to buy local produce and fortunately, B.C. has a healthy variety of local foods. However, it irritates me when people purchase berries imported from Texas in January at $5.00 for a half pint.

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