19 Dec, 2014
With a nice selection of dried fruit and nuts in stock in our home before Christmas, we decided a third use (besides the previous two posts on salted and herbed nuts and nutty brittle) would be to make some easy but delicious chocolate bark.
18 Dec, 2014
This was an easy slam-dunk!
15 Dec, 2014
Despite two holiday rants this week, we are actually on 4th gear with respect to holiday preparations and only a nasty cold is going to slow me down at this point.
29 Oct, 2014
I spotted these pumpkin seed treats at a Chinese grocery in Binondo a few days ago.
25 Oct, 2014
I have been wanting to bake this pie recipe that appeared in the November 2013 issue of Saveur…
06 Oct, 2014
When Mrs. MM and I lived in Jakarta, we would notice the proliferation of goats on side streets in the days before Eid-al-Adha or the “Festival of Sacrifice”, one of two major Muslim religious holidays.
15 Sep, 2014
A couple of months ago, while on a “crew trip” to Hong Kong, we walked past this sidewalk kiosk which was causing quite a ruckus.
21 Apr, 2014
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.