Tag Archives: Cuisine

Ichiban Dashi

Dashi, or Japanese stock, is the most essential ingredient in Japanese cuisine. Rest assured you can buy pre-made dashi – either in liquid or powder form. But, if you learn to make your own, the flavors and richness of your Asian dishes will be deeply enhanced. It only takes three ingredients to make dashi – […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Window

As you might expect, most of my windows include components of food, drink, or culinary arts. This montage includes a surprise snap of a chef at Ashford Castle, my husband with a bevy of Irish beauties, and colorful plates in a Dingle cheese shop window. I love how the reflections in shop windows provide two […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers

Loads and loads of  luscious  layers…. Recipes available upon request 🙂 See more great layers here: Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/11/15/weekly-photo-challenge-layers/  

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Crêpe Dracula

Costumes are ready, parties planned, trick or treating routes mapped out. But have you thought about your Halloween breakfast?  Whatever your age, here’s a trick you should treat yourself to: bite-sized banana Draculas wrapped in chocolate capes and drizzled with crimson fruit sauce. These are easy to make and fun to assemble. Consider bringing the […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Infinite

lf only there was infinite food and infinite drink… See more here great photos here: Weekly Photo Challenge: Infinite http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/10/11/photo-challenge-infinite/  

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Good Morning

Good Morning! Nothing like a strong cup of coffee and an English Breakfast to start your day off right. You can find more of my breakfast recipes here: Breakfast in Bed See more photos here: Weekly Photo Challenge: Good Morning http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/10/04/photo-challenge-morning/

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Saturated

Michele’s post today reminded me of this beautiful hand-painted sign at a community garden we saw in Philadelphia last weekend. The lush, saturated colors lured me in. I wanted to get a close-up, but sadly, the gate was locked. Oh well, I’ve got some lovely fruit photos as well – sweet, colorful, and saturated. Find […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: From Lines to Patterns

I find all kinds of lines and patterns when I’m cooking… See more great photos here: Weekly Photo Challenge: From Lines to Patterns

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Weekly Photo Challenge: An Unusual POV

Sometimes I like to change the POV of my food photos – up close and personal, at a tilt, or from afar. What’s your POV? See more great POVs here: Weekly Photo Challenge: An Unusual POV

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Sea

I love the sea! And, of course, sea food!             See more great photos here: Weekly Photo Challenge: Sea    

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