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staying at home: corn chapatis and meat korma

Monday, April 27th, 2020

summary: meat korma, puffing corn chapatis (based on our recipe for corn tortillas); staying at home gives more time for experimenting in the kitchen; getting inspiration by re-reading back-issues of SAVEUR Magazine; They puffed!! They puffed!!! In no particular order, T has been gradually re-reading our back issues of SAVEUR magazine. As he read SAVEUR […] Continue reading »

Kürtőskalács – Chimney Cakes (BBB April 2020)

Saturday, April 18th, 2020

summary: recipe for Kürtőskalács(ish) (Chimney Cakes); flaunting traditions; replacing the egg; fixing errors; still staying at home; various grocery store prices; information about Bread Baking Babes; Bread Baking Babes (BBB): Kürtőskalács – Chimney Cakes Oh dear. Late again… but, but, but, I baked on time!! See? Here is the proof: I’ve had chimney cakes bookmarked […] Continue reading »

Staying at Home: Happy Easter!

Sunday, April 12th, 2020

summary: staying at home; spring has sprung; comfort food; hoping for normalcy; Happy Easter! A yellow warbler was singing in the back garden the other day. Chives and garlic are up. The forsythia is just about to bloom. Under normal circumstances, my sister would have been joining us tonight for our annual Easter feast – […] Continue reading »

Wordless Not-Wednesday: leek risotto

Friday, April 10th, 2020

♥ 18/11/2019

Still Staying at Home…

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

summary: needless panic buying; no yeast? make your own; alternative: make no-yeast breads; DIY project: grocery store masks; There’s no danger of flour running out. The industry has access to grain, has capacity, and will produce products our customers/consumers want as fast as we can -Christopher Clark, vice president of communications for the North American […] Continue reading »

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