25 Apr2014

Garden Snails

by Marketman
 

Think these snails are edible? I was on my computer one day and spied this rather cheeky snail crawling up outside the glass sliding door in our home office. Visions of this plate of escargots crossed my mind, but decided I shouldn’t risk it. There are lots of snails out there that probably AREN’T good for you. I still would like to visit a rice paddy that has lots of kuhol or small edible snails that are sold in markets… and I have always wondered who the first adventurous (or desperate) person was who decided to cook them (and other […]

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24 Apr2014

 

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It’s always a bit amusing to come across ginormous citron at my suki Mary’s vegetable stall at the FTI market on Saturdays.

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24 Apr2014

 

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It sounds wacky, but all I can say is “don’t knock it till you’ve tried it”

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23 Apr2014

 

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We finally got to use the new barbecue grill/station we had constructed at the beach and it worked brilliantly!

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23 Apr2014

 

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We enjoyed those nice cassava crackers I wrote about here so much, I regretted not buying more than one pack of 50 sheets.

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22 Apr2014

 

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The inspiration was a dish I enjoyed immensely at Gerarda’s in Tagbilaran, Bohol, a couple of weeks ago.

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POSTED IN: General, Main Courses, Seafood, Shellfish, Vegetable/Salads, Vegetables

21 Apr2014

 

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Just a quick post to toot my own horn and let you know I am in the April issue of Appetite Magazine.

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21 Apr2014

 

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Boholano/Cebuano “tortas” are just one of those enigmas I have not been able to resolve over the nearly 10 years of writing this blog.

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