27/10/11

Swirls!

Now this was fun! This month's Daring Baker's dare was to make Povitica, a eastern european coffee cake. I found this to be really interesting because it's a very versatil recipe.  The base is a yeast dough that is rolled very thin then smothered with filling before being rolled up to form some really cool swirly patterns. Traditionnaly the filling is made with walnuts but this month walnuts were too spendy for me so I made two filling with stuff I already had in my pantry. So here's the recipe as given to us by Jenni of... [Lire la suite]
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14/10/11

Moo shu Pork

Shelly from C Mom Cook has dared us to make Moo Shu Pork for this month's edition of Daring cooks. Well here comes my version of Moo Shu for You! Tonight I'm alone, getting over the flu, not really hungry but knowing that tomarrow is my deadline I've pulled up my sleaves and gotten to work. Plum sauce: Pit some plums. Cook them down with some water, sugar, ginger, chili and anise star. When tha flavors have nicely come together and the consitancy is jam like it's ready! Let it cool down... [Lire la suite]
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