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Food

Bolognese Sauce

Meat sauce for spaghetti would be the more commonly found North American term. That's what I would have called a ...
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Pork & Ramen Miso Soup

All this winter weather means a warming, spicy ramen soup is in order. Nothing brings me more comfort when the ...
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My favourite mix of Herbes de Provence

Herbes de Provence

My favourite recipe and a little history The cuisine of France inspires me. The variety, the passion, the sheer abundance ...
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stock vegetables

How to Make a Basic Stock

Meat or Veggie Making stock at home is one of those fundamental skills that sometimes get hyped up more then ...
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whole grain bread

Hearty Wholegrain Bread

A good hearty bread is a wonderful thing. There are days, especially cold winter days like today, when I could ...
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Anything Pesto!

Plus a Yummy Pesto Chicken Pizza Anything pesto? What do you mean by that Eliza? I'll tell you! If you ...
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pizza dough

Basic and Delicious Pizza Dough

Pizza is definitely up there on my favourite foods list. Partly because it involves melted cheese, but also because it ...
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cheese

Cloth Banded Cheddar Cheese

This is my first attempt at making Hard Cheese of any kind. It is also my first full use of ...
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chocolate chip cookies

Simple and Delicious Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies. Could there be anything more comforting and delicious? Probably not. Everyone has their favourite and I know ...
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