Tag: braise

Turkey Leek Meatballs

Turkey Leek Meatballs

Guys. Flash photography is not easy. Especially if you’ve never used it to photograph food. For the last 5 years, I’ve only used natural light, and the occasional light box when I’ve timed my procrastination incorrectly, for all the photos you see on my blog. 

Cholent Cassoulet

Cholent Cassoulet

I thought there was a good Usher “My Way – Cassoulet” joke here… but there’s not. After a very long thanksgiving weekend full of friends, food, music, dirty pantry bits, and drinking, I’ve decided that this incredibly hearty meal will help mend my soul. It’s 

Asian Beef Bowl

Asian Beef Bowl

  I love Chinese food. I love Chinese food even more when it’s 3AM and I’m sitting with twelve of my friends at New Sky. It’s been so long. 1:45AM – Toronto bars yell out for last call. 1:58 AM – Order shots of something gross for you 

Beef and Barley Pot Pie

Beef and Barley Pot Pie

Snow in Toronto… again. I drove my brother’s car from New York all the way up here so it would be easier to get around. Problem: the car is rear-wheel drive, its tires have no tread left, and it’s lowered to about one inch from 

Moroccan Chicken with Lemons and Olives

Moroccan Chicken with Lemons and Olives

Want to impress some dinner guests? Or family? Or your boyfriend/hubby? This is the way to go. Its super easy to make, but tastes and looks as if you had been slaving away for hours. This chicken is always a winner. Spices are the key