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Weekend Cooking: Oxtail Stew

I have such fond memories of oxtail stew. When I was a kid, my mum owned an orange-colored slow cooker, I remember it having some kind of pattern on the side. 547 more words


Pork Carnitas


4 pound boneless pork butt, fat trimmed and cut into 2 inch cubes
2 tsp salt
2 tsp pepper
1 tsp ground cumin
2 onions, peeled and halved… 288 more words


My Mum's Fried Chicken

This crispy fried chicken was always a real treat for dinner. It tastes great the next day too.

Serves 4


  • 1 whole chicken
  • 5…
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Chicken tagine with olives and preserved lemons

Regular followers have probably noticed that I don’t cook much meat or poultry. In part, this is due to cost and environmental reasons.

But it’s also due to taste. 533 more words

Weekend Cooking

BBQ at home!

BBQ experiments at home are real fun. Unlike professional set up where meat is taken specific to BBQ, at home we can do the full chicken pieces, with or without bone, as we need to use full chicken.  263 more words

Chicken BBQ

nine cool things on a tuesday

1. Few things make me happier than the thought of Dim Sum, so this delectable giclée print by Ellen Blonder pretty much gets me where I live. 1,378 more words

Just For Fun

Cooking with Ancient Grains

What’s old is new again. Ancient grains, a group of grains with a long history of cultivation that have remained unchanged over the last several hundred years (even thousands), are trending on the food scene.  633 more words

Whole Grains