Posts Tagged: magical

Aphrodisiac Tart wiith Fresh Figs, dark Chocolate and Gluten-Free Salted Almond Crust 
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2013/10/05/an-aphrodisiac-tart-with-fresh-figs-dark-chocolate-and-salted-almond-crust-gluten-free/
/ Erin

An Aphrodisiac Tart with Fresh Figs, Dark Chocolate and Salted Almond Crust (gluten-free)

Usually when I come up with a new  gluten-free dessert recipe, it takes me a few tries to get it right.  This one turned out perfect right away.   In fact, this may be one of the best things I

Aphrodisiac Tart wiith Fresh Figs, dark Chocolate and Gluten-Free Salted Almond Crust 
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2013/10/05/an-aphrodisiac-tart-with-fresh-figs-dark-chocolate-and-salted-almond-crust-gluten-free/
/ Erin

An Aphrodisiac Tart with Fresh Figs, Dark Chocolate and Salted Almond Crust (gluten-free)

Usually when I come up with a new  gluten-free dessert recipe, it takes me a few tries to get it right.  This one turned out perfect right away.   In fact, this may be one of the best things I

Crab Apples Pickled in Sherry Vinegar and Five Spice
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2012/09/05/crab-apples-pickled-in-sherry-vinegar-and-five-spice-powder/
/ Erin

Crab Apples Pickled in Sherry Vinegar and Five Spice Powder

My Estonian grandmother planted a fruit tree for each of her grandchildren when they were born.  Mine was the crab apple tree.  When I was about seven years old, I asked my grandmother why my tree was the one with

Crab Apples Pickled in Sherry Vinegar and Five Spice
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2012/09/05/crab-apples-pickled-in-sherry-vinegar-and-five-spice-powder/
/ Erin

Crab Apples Pickled in Sherry Vinegar and Five Spice Powder

My Estonian grandmother planted a fruit tree for each of her grandchildren when they were born.  Mine was the crab apple tree.  When I was about seven years old, I asked my grandmother why my tree was the one with

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/ Erin

Baby Turnip Fairytale- Turnip and Chicken Tagine with Green Olives and Preserved Lemon

I pride myself on loving strong flavours.  I like gamey meat, fishy fish, aged cheese, spice, all things fermented and pickled, bitterness and sourness in my sweetness.  So, I really want to love turnips.  But I just don’t.  I love

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/ Erin

Baby Turnip Fairytale- Turnip and Chicken Tagine with Green Olives and Preserved Lemon

I pride myself on loving strong flavours.  I like gamey meat, fishy fish, aged cheese, spice, all things fermented and pickled, bitterness and sourness in my sweetness.  So, I really want to love turnips.  But I just don’t.  I love

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Flower and Pheasant Egg Salad

My sister Silvi has been visiting me in New York City.  Usually when she comes to visit,  I work her to exhaustion helping me build puppets for some show or another and then tearfully beg her to extend her trip

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Flower and Pheasant Egg Salad

My sister Silvi has been visiting me in New York City.  Usually when she comes to visit,  I work her to exhaustion helping me build puppets for some show or another and then tearfully beg her to extend her trip

Wilted Dandelion Salad with Cured Meats
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2012/03/23/wilted-dandelion-salad-with-cured-meats/
/ Erin

Wilted Dandelion Salad with Cured Meats

The mother of my childhood best friend used to make salad from dandelion greens that grew in her yard.  She is one of the most elegant, magical, beautiful women I have ever known.  She read us all of the children’s

Wilted Dandelion Salad with Cured Meats
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2012/03/23/wilted-dandelion-salad-with-cured-meats/
/ Erin

Wilted Dandelion Salad with Cured Meats

The mother of my childhood best friend used to make salad from dandelion greens that grew in her yard.  She is one of the most elegant, magical, beautiful women I have ever known.  She read us all of the children’s

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/ Erin

Vegetable Soup with Goat Milk Broth and Dumplings (gluten-free or not)

I have been overcome with a craving for this soup ever since I figured out how to make good gluten-free dumplings a couple of months ago.  Our Estonian grandmother used to make a soup with vegetables from her garden, and

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/ Erin

Vegetable Soup with Goat Milk Broth and Dumplings (gluten-free or not)

I have been overcome with a craving for this soup ever since I figured out how to make good gluten-free dumplings a couple of months ago.  Our Estonian grandmother used to make a soup with vegetables from her garden, and

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/ Erin

Magical Macaroons in Two Flavours- Almond, Cardamom and Berry OR Ginger, Lemon and White Pepper (gluten-free)

So, I have been on a big lemon curd kick and this means that I have a lot of leftover egg whites…

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/ Erin

Magical Macaroons in Two Flavours- Almond, Cardamom and Berry OR Ginger, Lemon and White Pepper (gluten-free)

So, I have been on a big lemon curd kick and this means that I have a lot of leftover egg whites…