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Whisky Glazed Pecans – get on your Maker’s Mark

Maker's Mark Pecans

Get on your Maker’s Mark! Bourbon, butter, salt, dark Muscovado sugar and pecans in the house. Continue reading

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What What Wednesday: Shaohsing Glazed Chinese Long Beans

dry fried Shaosing glazed long beans

This is a double what Wednesday. Last week we talked about Shaohsing cooking wine. Now we’re adding Chinese long beans. Long beans are beautiful… and oddly ugly but somehow still beautiful. Long beans are crazy looking to my eye so I want to … Continue reading

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Carrot Garam Masala Soup

Carrot Garam Masala Soup

Vibrant, comforting carrot soup spiced with garam masala and finished with cream. Continue reading

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bribing springtime with black sesame seeds

sweet potato fries with black sesame seeds in paper cone

Dear Springtime…I have black sesame seeds. Get here! Continue reading

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yu choy

yu-choy-leaves-hiding-flowers

Yu Choy has floppy leaves that drape lazily around clusters of tiny, yellow flowers. Yu Choy is delicious when cooked simply and quickly. I like to stir fry it in sesame oil with whole garlic cloves, shitake mushrooms, a generous splash of stock and a pinch of salt. Continue reading

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oven-roasted tomatoes

tomoatoes-pre-roasting

We’re gonna put these suckers on bread, throw them onto salads, snatch them straight from the pan. We’re gonna smash these roasted tomotoes onto sandwiches and layer them on pizzas. Continue reading

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golden oats

Golden Oats….a Mr. Bacon favorite. Continue reading

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