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Spice

  • Molasses Spice Cake with Candied Orange Peel

     The Book: Anyone familiar with Seattle’s restaurant scene will have heard of Renee Erickson’s four establishments – Boat Street Cafe, The Walrus and The Carpenter (an oyster bar and seafood spot), The Whale Wins (where…

  • Bangladeshi Yellow Pumpkin Curry

    This yellow curry is relatively quick, easy, and deeply nourishing. It’s made from only vegetables, spices, and water, and I was skeptical about how much flavor I’d be able to coax out of such…

  • Mayan Chocolate Frozen Custard

    This Mayan Chocolate Frozen Custard is one of the most intense ice creams I’ve ever tasted. Using a whole host of traditional ingredients – Mexican crema, freshly ground cacao, cayenne pepper, and a hand-ground…

  • Guava-Glazed Grilled Ribs

    Along with your other excellent suburban traditions, early morning soccer and football in the backyard, grilling was a must during weekends in the summer. We’d absolutely crowd the grill with racks and racks of…

  • Rice with Moong Dal and Spiced Buttermilk

    I knew it was dangerous for me to name a post Cookbook of the Month, implying that I really, truly would be able to review at least 1 cookbook every single month.  It didn’t…

  • Gingerbread Cake

    Now, Maine has two signature foods – blueberries, and lobster. I love blueberries, but I kind of want to wait until I’m actually in Maine and can show you the tiny wild blueberries…