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Blueberry Cheesecake Squares

Guys, if I were to be completely honest…. I made blueberry cheesecake rectangles. And yet telling people that you’re about to feed them ‘blueberry cheesecake rectangles’ doesn’t have quite the same ring to it. So yes, cut them up into … Continue reading

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Veal Medallions in Creamy Mushroom Sauce

I’ve been posting up recipes less often because I’ve joined the corporate rat race. However, my participation is in a much smaller capacity than the ASX (or rather, Wall Street) fanatics since I’m working in a small family-owned business based … Continue reading

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Chicken & Pesto Fettucini

A mortar and pestle doesn’t count as essential items in a kitchen, I’ll admit – but that didn’t exactly stop me from pestering the family to buy one. It’s true; with all sorts of blenders and kitchen gadgets out there, … Continue reading

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Mini Pan de Sal (Mini Filipino Dinner Rolls)

All ye bread lovers, I’m sure you know this moment. Oh yes, you do. It’s when you’re at a restaurant and your main course arrives. And you groan inwardly, thinking, ‘damn, I shouldn’t have eaten all those bread rolls!’ If you’ve got … Continue reading

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Classic Vanilla Cupcakes with Mango Buttercream Frosting

I have to say, I thought I was being creative when I decided to make these. I had time off work, so I started taking the butter out of the fridge to soften, removed the food processor and other dry … Continue reading

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Video: How to cut a mango in a criss-cross pattern

I had a short stint working part-time at a busy juice and smoothie bar in the city. During my first shift, I was given a bucket of apples and told to cut them up into pieces that would fit into … Continue reading

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Southern Creamy Corn Pudding

I’ve mentioned this before – I have a thing for American food. It’s usually wacky, possibly unhealthy and finger-licking good. I’m thinking fried chicken, biscuits and gravy, pancake stacks with lashings of maple syrup, and other types of artery-clogging goodness. … Continue reading

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