Posts Tagged "recipe"

Chinese Dumpling Recipe, Revisited

It’s been a really long time since I last made Chinese dumplings. I got a craving for them this weekend, and decided to get all the supplies I needed… and blocked off an afternoon to do all the prep and cooking. The process is a long one, and always takes a good while. The dumplings are a childhood favorite, though…

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Pork Chops with Apples and Shallots

Last night, I made a favorite dish of ours: Pork Chops with Apples and Shallots. When we first made this recipe, it was my introduction to shallots… and I’m glad to say they’re now something I quite enjoy. Here are the ingredients: 2 tablespoons butter 1/2 lb. shallots 2 Granny Smith apples 1/2 cup white wine 4 pork rib chops…

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Oven Fried Chicken with Almonds and Asparagus

While I was making dinner last night, I decided to grab a few photos of the process. On the menu was a dish we found while on South Beach: Oven Fried Chicken with Almonds. Full recipe is below. Quick tip: the recipe calls for pounding chicken breasts to a 1/2″ thickness… but I’ve taken to buying thin sliced breasts, just…

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Drink Recipe: Second Wind

Last night, I made myself a “Second Wind.” Liz’s uncle Tom works for a liquor distributor, and when we were planning out the drinks for our wedding… he gave us a taste of Triple Shot Espresso (from a company called Three Olives). Poured straight over ice, it was absolutely delicious… and felt a little dangerous, given how smooth it was….

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