Posts Tagged: snack

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Tomato Eggplant Appetizer with Sweet Moroccan Spices/ Savory Seed Crackers (Vegan and Gluten-Free)

 I recently put this ridiculously delicious appetizer on the summer Eight Course Vegan Tasting Menu for the Illuminati Ball.  I’m really enjoying changing the dishes out to use seasonal ingredients.  The Illuminati Ball has been extended until the end of October!

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Tomato Eggplant Appetizer with Sweet Moroccan Spices/ Savory Seed Crackers (Vegan and Gluten-Free)

 I recently put this ridiculously delicious appetizer on the summer Eight Course Vegan Tasting Menu for the Illuminati Ball.  I’m really enjoying changing the dishes out to use seasonal ingredients.  The Illuminati Ball has been extended until the end of October!

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Sautéed and Salted Medjool Dates with Whiskey

At The Illuminati Ball, we serve Medjool Dates sautéed in very good olive oil and sprinkled with Maldone salt as an amuse bouche.  Pairing sweet dates with salt, usually bacon or goat cheese is pretty classic.  I didn’t invent the

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Sautéed and Salted Medjool Dates with Whiskey

At The Illuminati Ball, we serve Medjool Dates sautéed in very good olive oil and sprinkled with Maldone salt as an amuse bouche.  Pairing sweet dates with salt, usually bacon or goat cheese is pretty classic.  I didn’t invent the

Crispy Seeded Amaranth and Onion Fritters with Charred Pepper and Tomato Sauce https://bigsislittledish.com/2015/10/05/crispy-seeded-amaranth-and-onion-fritters-with-charred-pepper-and-tomato-sauce/
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Crispy Seeded Amaranth and Onion Fritters with Charred Pepper and Tomato Sauce

I’ve had a very sad few weeks.  I can’t really see my way clear to write a chipper or heartfelt story of any kind, but I can share with you an excellent recipe that I made.  I was trying to

Crispy Seeded Amaranth and Onion Fritters with Charred Pepper and Tomato Sauce https://bigsislittledish.com/2015/10/05/crispy-seeded-amaranth-and-onion-fritters-with-charred-pepper-and-tomato-sauce/
/ Erin

Crispy Seeded Amaranth and Onion Fritters with Charred Pepper and Tomato Sauce

I’ve had a very sad few weeks.  I can’t really see my way clear to write a chipper or heartfelt story of any kind, but I can share with you an excellent recipe that I made.  I was trying to

Beet Caviar and Whipped Ricotta
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/12/31/happy-new-year-whipped-ricotta-and-beet-caviar-served-on-seed-and-nut-bread/
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Happy New Year! Whipped Ricotta and Beet Caviar served on Seed and Nut Bread

I humbly offer not one, not two but three wonderful recipes that I did not invent. They came from three of my favourite food blogs, which I encourage you to take a look at if you have not done so

Beet Caviar and Whipped Ricotta
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/12/31/happy-new-year-whipped-ricotta-and-beet-caviar-served-on-seed-and-nut-bread/
/ Erin

Happy New Year! Whipped Ricotta and Beet Caviar served on Seed and Nut Bread

I humbly offer not one, not two but three wonderful recipes that I did not invent. They came from three of my favourite food blogs, which I encourage you to take a look at if you have not done so

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Maple Nut Granola (for snack skeptics)

My husband likes to eat cereal as a late night snack.  I am not a big snacker myself.  Years ago, when I was living by myself, a girlfriend who was staying with me for a while stood in front of

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Maple Nut Granola (for snack skeptics)

My husband likes to eat cereal as a late night snack.  I am not a big snacker myself.  Years ago, when I was living by myself, a girlfriend who was staying with me for a while stood in front of

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Duck Liver Pâté for a Friend

Recently, I received a windfall of duck livers.  My friend Bethany got a new duck cookbook and had, over the last few months, cooked who knows how many ducks in who knows how many delicious ways.  Bethany has been my neighbor

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Duck Liver Pâté for a Friend

Recently, I received a windfall of duck livers.  My friend Bethany got a new duck cookbook and had, over the last few months, cooked who knows how many ducks in who knows how many delicious ways.  Bethany has been my neighbor

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Two White Bean Dips (Gremolata/ Garlic Scape)/ Farmshare Cooking

I am loving my farm share.   I could not really tell in advance if it would work out to be a good deal, but now I am certain that it is an excellent value.  I am enjoying the challenge of

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Two White Bean Dips (Gremolata/ Garlic Scape)/ Farmshare Cooking

I am loving my farm share.   I could not really tell in advance if it would work out to be a good deal, but now I am certain that it is an excellent value.  I am enjoying the challenge of