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Butter Shrimp

Butter Shrimp

A few days ago I uploaded a recipe for Butter Chicken that my friend taught me to make. But he also mentioned what to do with the leftover sauce. After all, there’s going to be leftover sauce. Well, the simple answer is to just make 

Swedish Cardamom Buns – Kardemummabullar Recipe

Swedish Cardamom Buns – Kardemummabullar Recipe

Well we are into the first week of October and the weather is telling me it’s time to start making some Autumn treats. One of my favorite things to make when the weather turns are these delicious Swedish cardamom buns. Known as kardemummabullar (I know, 

Rich Butter Chicken

Rich Butter Chicken

Butter chicken is one of the most popular Indian recipes in western countries and for good reason. It is savory, rich, and easy! I learned this recipe from my director friend Gregory Segal who came to visit me in Ukraine for a few weeks. His 

Southwest Bacon Avocado Salad

Southwest Bacon Avocado Salad

If I’m being honest I don’t really know what makes this southwest, other than the fact every other bacon and avocado salad I see calls itself southwest. Coming from California, this was just a type of potluck dish I’d see at plenty of friends or 

3 Solutions For An Inclusive Holiday Dinner

3 Solutions For An Inclusive Holiday Dinner

With the holidays coming up, it’s worth planning out how you will celebrate this year, whether alone or apart. For families with holiday traditions, you’ve likely been looking forward to this all year, and you’re already deciding which starters, mains, and desserts to serve up 

8 Top Tips For Hosting A Dinner Party

8 Top Tips For Hosting A Dinner Party

Many people who love to cook love to entertain. Having friends round for dinner can be wonderful, but it can easily turn into a stressful experience if the cooking goes wrong. Not many people have the time or the skills to really pull off a 

Plant Based BBQ? Who Says It Can’t Be Done

Plant Based BBQ? Who Says It Can’t Be Done

*Sponsored* One of the biggest challenges for many of us throughout lockdown has been remaining in good spirits and mental health when we’re separated from the people we care the most about. Good food alone is great. Good food shared with the people we care 

The Ultimate Coffee And Walnut Sponge Cake

The Ultimate Coffee And Walnut Sponge Cake

If you are American your idea of what a coffee cake is may be a great deal different to the ultimate coffee and walnut sponge cake described in the recipe and instructions below. In the US, a “coffee” cake is usually a slice that is 

Make Quesabirria Tacos At Home

Make Quesabirria Tacos At Home

This recipe is a follow up to my basics post for How To Make Beef Birria, which I have been eating in different ways for the past four days. I find that one of the best things about stew meats…they last a while and are 

Beef Birria

Beef Birria

Birria is a traditional Mexican stew that originates from Jalisco. It has gained in popularity over the last few years due to some inventive street taco vendors making the delicious quesabirria. Traditionally birria is make with goat, but as that’s harder to find than beef,