Category - Food

23
Jul

Peach and Raspberry Crisp

Ingredients 4 to 5 pounds firm, ripe peaches (10 to 12 large peaches) 1 orange, zested 1 1/4 cups granulated sugar 1 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 1/2 cups plus 2 to 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 pint raspberries 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup quick-cooking oatmeal 1/2 pound cold unsalted butter, diced Directions Preheat […]

7
Jul

Dry Chicken Curry

  Ingredients : 1.5 kg chicken, cut into bite size pieces 2 medium onions, peeled and chopped roughly 3 cloves garlic 1 teaspoon finely grated fresh ginger 1 stalk lemon grass 3 tablespoons peanut oil Salt to taste 1 teaspoon ground turmeric 1 teaspoon chili powder 1/4 teaspoon ground cardamom 1 tablespoon fresh cilantro leaves, […]

11
Jun

Hummus

Hummus is arguably the national food of Israel, there are even restaurants dedicated to it. The thing that might surprise you?  How easy it is to prepare. Ingredients 1 can chickpeas, drained 1/4 cup tehina 1/4 cup lemon juice (1 squeezed lemon) 1/4 cup olive oil 2 cloves garlic 1 tsp cumin 1 tsp coriander […]

27
May

Panamanian Shrimp Ceviche

Simple to prepare, always delicious. Fresh shrimp marinated in lime juice and chopped onions.   Ingredients 2lbs shrimp 4 cloves of garlic, ground 2 tsp vinegar 1/4 tsp oregano 1 cup lime juice 1 large onion, minced 4 tbsp marinade and mustard Salt and ground chili peppers to taste   Directions Bring a pot of […]

26
Mar

The Story of Irish Coffee

Irish coffee was invented in Shannon in 1943, when flying boats from the United States to Europe used the wide waterway of the Shannon estuary to land at Foynes, Co Limerick, where today the “Foynes Flying Boat Museum” recalls that era. As cold and weary passengers arrived off the flying boats they were given the […]

22
Jan

Caribbean Five Spice Pork Loin

Makes 4 servings INGREDIENTS Pork loin 4-8 oz. pork loin Brine 4 cups water 3 tablespoons salt 3 tablespoons brown sugar 2 cloves 1 cinnamon stick 2 teaspoons black peppercorns 1 clove garlic, smashed Caribbean 5-Spice ¼ cup turmeric ¼ cup ground ginger ¼ cup ground cumin 3 tablespoon chili powder 3 tablespoon cinnamon Potatoes […]