Posts Tagged: elegant

Roasted Radish and Fennel Salad with Walnut Gremolata (Cotton-Tail Salad)
/ Erin

Roasted Radish and Fennel Salad with Walnut Gremolata (Cotton-tail salad)

I love radishes with all my little heart.  I love them raw, so I was skeptical about roasting them.  Maybe you are too?  Roasting brings out the sweet side of the radish and tames the spice, making them palatable to

Roasted Radish and Fennel Salad with Walnut Gremolata (Cotton-Tail Salad)
/ Erin

Roasted Radish and Fennel Salad with Walnut Gremolata (Cotton-tail salad)

I love radishes with all my little heart.  I love them raw, so I was skeptical about roasting them.  Maybe you are too?  Roasting brings out the sweet side of the radish and tames the spice, making them palatable to

Grown Up Gluten-Free German Chocolate Cake
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/03/20/grown-up-german-chocolate-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
/ Erin

Grown Up German Chocolate Cake (gluten-free or not)

Last week, I made myself a German chocolate cake for my 41st birthday.  I have fond childhood memories of German chocolate cake, but I suspected that as an adult it would be too sweet.   I recently bought some turtles (chocolate

Grown Up Gluten-Free German Chocolate Cake
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/03/20/grown-up-german-chocolate-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
/ Erin

Grown Up German Chocolate Cake (gluten-free or not)

Last week, I made myself a German chocolate cake for my 41st birthday.  I have fond childhood memories of German chocolate cake, but I suspected that as an adult it would be too sweet.   I recently bought some turtles (chocolate

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues
/ Erin

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues

I know,  it’s Valentine’s and I am supposed to be posting some sort of gooey chocolate dessert.  The truth is that I am just not always in the mood for chocolate.  Anyway meringues use cooking alchemy to make something special

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues
/ Erin

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues

I know,  it’s Valentine’s and I am supposed to be posting some sort of gooey chocolate dessert.  The truth is that I am just not always in the mood for chocolate.  Anyway meringues use cooking alchemy to make something special

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Spicy Salad
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/01/04/furikaki-crusted-seared-ahi-with-a-salad-of-spicy-vegetables/
/ Erin

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Salad of Spicy Vegetables

My mother and I got to cook Christmas dinner together this year.  She made a very delicious lamb roast and I made a salad from all of the amazing locally grown vegetables that you can buy on Maui in the

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Spicy Salad
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/01/04/furikaki-crusted-seared-ahi-with-a-salad-of-spicy-vegetables/
/ Erin

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Salad of Spicy Vegetables

My mother and I got to cook Christmas dinner together this year.  She made a very delicious lamb roast and I made a salad from all of the amazing locally grown vegetables that you can buy on Maui in the

Beet Caviar and Whipped Ricotta
/ Erin

Happy New Year! Whipped Ricotta and Beet Caviar served on Seed and Nut Bread

I humbly offer not one, not two but three wonderful recipes that I did not invent. They came from three of my favourite food blogs, which I encourage you to take a look at if you have not done so

Beet Caviar and Whipped Ricotta
/ Erin

Happy New Year! Whipped Ricotta and Beet Caviar served on Seed and Nut Bread

I humbly offer not one, not two but three wonderful recipes that I did not invent. They came from three of my favourite food blogs, which I encourage you to take a look at if you have not done so

Spice Infused Lemon Salt
/ Erin

Last Minute, Frugal, Heartfelt Christmas Gifts/ Spice Infused Lemon Salt and Vanilla Sugar

I don’t understand how Christmas can be so close!  Here is what happened.  I put a lot of effort into Thanksgiving and then tumbled headlong into lingering illness, computer meltdown and a series of deadlines that would knock your socks

Spice Infused Lemon Salt
/ Erin

Last Minute, Frugal, Heartfelt Christmas Gifts/ Spice Infused Lemon Salt and Vanilla Sugar

I don’t understand how Christmas can be so close!  Here is what happened.  I put a lot of effort into Thanksgiving and then tumbled headlong into lingering illness, computer meltdown and a series of deadlines that would knock your socks

Les Fantome du Passe Determinent les Fruit de la Tarte
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Sour Cream Apple Pie with Walnut Crumb Topping (Gluten-Free)/ Les Fantome du Passe Determinent les Fruit de la Tarte

Many people, in many cultures agree that today is the day to share something sweet with loved ones who have already passed on.  Some people celebrate Dia De Los Muertos and others call it All Saints’ Day or All Souls’

Les Fantome du Passe Determinent les Fruit de la Tarte
/ Erin

Sour Cream Apple Pie with Walnut Crumb Topping (Gluten-Free)/ Les Fantome du Passe Determinent les Fruit de la Tarte

Many people, in many cultures agree that today is the day to share something sweet with loved ones who have already passed on.  Some people celebrate Dia De Los Muertos and others call it All Saints’ Day or All Souls’