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Five Spice Pork and Potatoes

I have a bit of a thing going on for Asian flavours right now. I’m not sure if this is just a little crush, or if this is going to be a lasting relationship. 1,452 more words

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Roasted Five-Spice Carrots

One of our local restaurants, Lucky 32, purchases locally grown produce daily. The chef has created a self-serve produce stand outside where you can pick up some of their extra fresh vegetables on the honor system. 162 more words


Chinese Five-Spice Lacquered Pork Chops ~ Fried Cabbage

I love the aroma of Chinese Five-Spice. I even carried it in my purse for a few days after I picked up a packet from my local spice shop. 377 more words


San choy bau

This is my version of san choy bau – stir fried pork mince served with lettuce cups.  This version is similar to the second Peking duck course you get here in NZ with duck instead of pork mince.  334 more words


A Random Recipe Post! Duck and Noodles

I love food and love cooking new dishes and trying out new things. A couple of months ago I got a Duck recipe of the Internet and thought I would share it with you as it’s such a yummy meal and literally only takes 30 minutes to make! 162 more words

Chinese Five Spice

Gift Basket Clean-Out

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Whenever you get those gift baskets at the office or home, all the good stuff is immediately eaten. (cookies, crackers, nuts and candy) But the little hotel size jars of jelly and marmalade always seem to get left behind. 229 more words


A Take on Pancakes

There’s something about pancake day which makes me think of family and trying to stick them to the ceiling when you flip them! The pancakes in this recipe are traditional, but I’ve gone a bit American with the filling. 303 more words