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White Truffles vs Truffle Oil

For all my life, since discovering this fabulous, funky, pungent, tuber I have used it at home in the form of truffle oil.  A few times, on very special occasions, I have had it in a restaurant shaved over pasta as a very special treat.   853 more words

Other Stuff

Pearl Couscous with Sautéed Kale and Poached Eggs

A cozy bowl of Pearl Couscous with Sautéed Kale and Local, Poached Free Range Eggs. 

Pearl Couscous with Sautéed Kale and Poached Eggs

  • Servings: 4…
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Mushroom carpaccio with Grana, wild rocket and truffle oil

Carpaccio, thin slivers of raw beef dressed with rocket leaves, Grana and a lemony oil.  Heavenly, but a sure fire way of blowing the weeks budget.  711 more words


Mushroom Pizza with Black Truffle Oil

The last couple of times I have had great pizza (Serious Pie in Seattle and Olivella in Dallas) there has been one with Mushrooms, Cheese and Truffle Oil that has usually been the most stunning. 156 more words


Mushroom Pasta Sauce with Tuscan Truffle oil

This was the first dish I made after getting hold of some Tuscan truffle oil. It is also so fast to make its ridiculous and absolutely delicious… I mean mushrooms and truffles are pretty much the perfect combination. 291 more words


Chye Seng Huat Hardware

A few days before, panda decided to bring me to a cafe and have a chill-out session. That and because of me whining bout my food cravings haha xD He didn’t tell me where we were going but just said it was at Lavender area. 784 more words

Food & Drinks

Chicago SMAK: Umami Burger

Recently my cousin Britta, from Britta Marie Photography, and I checked out the newly opened Umami Burger in Chicago’s Wicker Park. With locations in California, New York, Nevada, and most recently Illinois, this burger joint is not so ordinary. 468 more words