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Cheese Puffs

Cheese Puffs

Some of my favorite desserts are eclairs and creampuffs. If I ever make some version of them you know I will be eating most of the final product myself. And to be honest I will totally have some of the raw choux too… 😬 Anyhow, for a while now I wanted to make […]

Mac and Cheese!

Mac and Cheese!

This dish is a dangerous one to learn. But first let me start by saying that yes, I have eaten the boxed mac and cheese and yup, it was good! This however is a chance to use some nice cheeses and create something more personal and sustaining. I used a […]

Spiral Vegetable Tart

Spiral Vegetable Tart

    Spiral Vegetable Tart I wanted to make a vegetable tart so I got all my ingredients including tons of beautiful veggies from the market on my shopping day. I was imagining an artful composition of eggplant, asparagus, heirloom carrots etc. HOWEVER, when it came to actually make the […]

Chicken Pot Potatoes

Chicken Pot Potatoes

  Chicken Pot Potatoes Ingredients For the Potatoes 6 large baking potatoes aged cheddar for the top flat leaf parsley corsely chopped For the Chicken Pot Pie Filling: 2 whole chicken breasts bone-in, skin-on (4 split) 1/2 cup olive oil black pepper freshly ground 5 cups chicken stock preferably homemade […]

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash Soup

I have two favorite soups, avgolemono (look it up, it’s amazing) and this curried butternut squash soup with coconut milk. My mom once went all out and made a version of this soup and served it in bowls she made from small pumpkins she hollowed out. To this day I […]

Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken Pot Pie

  Chicken Pot Pie Ingredients 2 whole chicken breasts, bone-in, skin-on (4 split) 1/2 cup olive oil black pepper freshly ground 5 cups chicken stock preferably homemade 2 cubes chicken bouillon or 2 tsps Better Than Bouillon 5 TBS butter unsalted 2 cups yellow onion chopped 3/4 cup all-purpose flour […]

Spanakopita Triangles

Spanakopita Triangles

  Spanakopita Triangles Ingredients 1/3 cup olive oil 2 pounds spinach washed and drained 1 bunch scallions white and green parts, chopped 2/3 cup finely chopped dill or more if you’d like. Salt and freshly ground black pepper 1/2 pound feta cheese crumbled 1 to 2 eggs lightly beaten 1 […]