Tags » Five Spice

Five-Spice Duck with Napa Cabbage and Noodles

We’re on a wine discovery vacation in Spain, and so there have been a lot of posts about Spanish wine lately. Although I do intend to write more about wine than I used to, this will remain primarily a cooking blog. 1,077 more words


Stir-Fry Five-Spice Dry Tofu

Quick Simple Flavorful Humble Tofu Dish

This is another humble dish but healthy and flavorful. Tofu is often a staple for any vegetarian diet, because the ground soy beans that make up tofu; provides an important plethora of nutrient – protein.  402 more words

Chinese VianD

Sweet Potato + Five Spice Muffins

Sweet Potato + Five Spice Muffins by Gwyneth Paltrow

This muffin recipe comes from one of my go to cookbooks, “It’s All Good” by Gwyneth Paltrow. 307 more words


Calico and Cup

This is not an uncommon sight for me:

I often happen to glance in that direction and see a little calico face looking up at me (evidently standing on her hind legs or sitting up, but I never see her body).  86 more words


Pork Belly Bao

If there’s one thing I know for sure, it’s that Vietnamese food is always packed full of flavour. They can take something simple and plain, such as a… 274 more words


Five Spice Pan Fried Duck Breast with Shitake Mushroom, Aubergine, Fresh Tomato and Oyster Sauce Stir Fry Recipe

I do love comfort food. This is one of those recipes we make again and again as it is so tasty. We first saw the original recipe a few years a go on a John Torode’s programme but have adapted it to our liking. 318 more words