Category Archives: Erin

Recipes from Erin

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Kasha and Beet Salad/ Estonian Folktale Dinner

In 2012, I travelled to Estonia with my sister to return our father’s ashes to the island that would have been his home had his family not fled during World War 2.  It was an amazing trip and you can

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Kasha and Beet Salad/ Estonian Folktale Dinner

In 2012, I travelled to Estonia with my sister to return our father’s ashes to the island that would have been his home had his family not fled during World War 2.  It was an amazing trip and you can

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Milk Baked Chicken with Orange Zest, Saffron, Cinnamon and Spanish Paprika

I first heard about the concept of braising meat in milk when I read the book “Cooked” by Micheal Pollan.  The book is divided into elements.  There is a fire chapter (about barbecue), an air chapter (about bread baking and leavening),

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Milk Baked Chicken with Orange Zest, Saffron, Cinnamon and Spanish Paprika

I first heard about the concept of braising meat in milk when I read the book “Cooked” by Micheal Pollan.  The book is divided into elements.  There is a fire chapter (about barbecue), an air chapter (about bread baking and leavening),

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Bird Seed Cereal (Gluten-Free)

I’ve been eating this cereal everyday that I go to work, for about 2 years now.  My husband has two ancient pet doves, whom he has loved and cared for since before we were dating. He swears that this cereal

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Bird Seed Cereal (Gluten-Free)

I’ve been eating this cereal everyday that I go to work, for about 2 years now.  My husband has two ancient pet doves, whom he has loved and cared for since before we were dating. He swears that this cereal

Mochiko Chicken and Miso Slaw Bento Box https://bigsislittledish.com/2017/01/29/bento-box-mochiko-chicken-rice-and-miso-slaw/
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Bento Box- Mochiko Chicken, Rice and Miso Slaw

I spent the second half of my childhood in Hawaii.  There are certain local foods that I will never stop craving.  I’ve figured out how to make a few of them. This Mochicko chicken recipe is pretty classic.  The accompanying

Mochiko Chicken and Miso Slaw Bento Box https://bigsislittledish.com/2017/01/29/bento-box-mochiko-chicken-rice-and-miso-slaw/
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Bento Box- Mochiko Chicken, Rice and Miso Slaw

I spent the second half of my childhood in Hawaii.  There are certain local foods that I will never stop craving.  I’ve figured out how to make a few of them. This Mochicko chicken recipe is pretty classic.  The accompanying

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Cranberry, Almond, Ginger Tart (gluten-free)

My plan was to make this tart to bring to every holiday party I went to this year. It’s a beautiful tart, all shiny and red and studded with candied ginger.  The jam filling packs a punch between the tartness

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Cranberry, Almond, Ginger Tart (gluten-free)

My plan was to make this tart to bring to every holiday party I went to this year. It’s a beautiful tart, all shiny and red and studded with candied ginger.  The jam filling packs a punch between the tartness

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Creamy Butternut Soup with Miso and Smoked Paprika (Vegan)

…and now back to our regularly scheduled program “What can I cook with all of the butternut Squash?”  On this episode we are making Creamy Vegan Butternut Squash Soup with Miso and Paprika.  I had never wondered what the ideal weather

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Creamy Butternut Soup with Miso and Smoked Paprika (Vegan)

…and now back to our regularly scheduled program “What can I cook with all of the butternut Squash?”  On this episode we are making Creamy Vegan Butternut Squash Soup with Miso and Paprika.  I had never wondered what the ideal weather

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Pistachio Shortbread with Lemon Glaze (Vegan and Gluten-Free)/ Superheroes in our midst

We have a friend who comes and lives at our apartment whenever she is in NYC.  We didn’t know her the first time she came.  A mutual friend put us in contact because he knows that my husband and I

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Pistachio Shortbread with Lemon Glaze (Vegan and Gluten-Free)/ Superheroes in our midst

We have a friend who comes and lives at our apartment whenever she is in NYC.  We didn’t know her the first time she came.  A mutual friend put us in contact because he knows that my husband and I