Monthly Archives: December 2011

Crispy Duck with Plum Chutney

Last post of the year, and it’s Jamie Oliver once again coming through with a pretty excellent bird. Kyle and I made this Christmas eve, and it was super good! The skin gets just as crispy as you’d hope, and … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Char Siu Bao

This recipe is a quite delightful way you can use up your char siu. They’re baked, not steamed, pork buns, which I think I prefer, texture-wise. They’re like the best little Chinese Hot Pocket you could ever have! One recipe … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Char Siu

This recipe has nothing to do with recently observed holidays, but I don’t celebrate Christmas anyway, so…here’s some pork! I’ve made this recipe a few times, and it’s super easy and delicious. Kyle and Alex hadn’t had it before, and … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Parmesan Herb Bread

I’ve had this bread bookmarked for ages, but it’s supposed to be cooked in a dutch oven, which I didn’t have. My roommate Alex brought one home recently, so I was finally able to check it out. This particular dutch … Continue reading

Posted in Bread | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Brownie Muffins

I was wandering around mrbreakfast.com again recently, and saw a review of one recipe that called the food an “[e]xcellent source of chocolate.” Can’t turn that down! Brownie muffins are exactly what they sound like – they taste like brownies, … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Dessert | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Cranberry Glazed Pork Ribs

Alex’s mom gave him some herb and spice kit at some point, and he recently decided he wanted to use one of the cinnamon sticks that came in it. A brief search of AllRecipes, and bam! Delicious dinner! Ingredients: 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Homemade Funfetti

Who wants to have a good time? When I first read this recipe, I noticed that the person who wrote it wanted a slightly butterier flavored cake, but used vanilla and almond extracts. I was pretty pleased to find somewhere … Continue reading

Posted in Dessert, Party! | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments