Food & Cuisine

Pork with Clams

Recipe – Pork with Clams

Ingredients:1 1/2 pounds pork roast, cut into 1 inch cubes 1 cup dry white wine 2 teaspoons paprika 1 bay leaf 2 whole cloves salt and pepper to taste 2 cloves garlic, chopped 4 table...
ice cream

Recipe – Easy Homemade No-churn ice cream

The magic ingredient when making no-churn ice cream is the Condensed milk! Your ice cream will be creamy, smooth and not at all icy. Ingredients:Half a 397g can of sweetened condensed milk 600ml pot d...
Recipes - Easy Oven Fried Chicken

Recipes – Easy Oven Fried Chicken

Don’t you just love fried chicken? Chicken is the meat of choice in the land down under. It surpasses all sales for every other type of meat as well as meat consumption daily. Here is the alternative to the dee...
ice cream

Cookies & cream ice cream

Ingredients:600ml double cream 1 plump vanilla pod 100g golden caster sugar 4 egg yolks 300g/11oz pack chocolate chip cookie doughPreparation:Place a container in the freezer. Spli...
gumbo

What makes Gumbo, Gumbo?

It’s no oversimplification to say that until my twenties, there was no concept of gumbo in my life other than what my mom made. This is not a pointed literary exaggeration, it’s a fact of life shared by pretty ...
cheese

A Salute to The Duke – Wine & Cheese Pairing

 Edward “Duke” Ellington was the epitome of musical style, sophistication and his musical taste is as fresh and cultured today as it was when first performed many decades ago. In that spirit of harm...
Panderina Soumas

Cooking up Creole Heritage with Chef Pansou

The state of Louisiana isn’t the largest state in the Union, but it offers one of the most diverse dichotomies in the United States. While most people think of the state of Louisiana as a home of Creole culture...
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Recipes – Shrimp Creole

Ingredients:2 tablespoons olive oil 4 garlic cloves, minced 2 large onions, chopped 2 stalks celery, chopped 1 green bell pepper, chopped 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper 2 cups seafood stock o...
Creole Cake

Recipes – Creole Cake

Ingredients:2 cups sugar 1/2 cup cocoa 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 cup buttermilk 2 eggs 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1 tablespoon vanilla 1 cup boiling waterFor Frosting ...
Caldo verde

Caldo Verde (Portuguese Green Soup)

Ingredients:4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 onion, minced 1 clove garlic, minced 6 potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced 2 quarts cold water 10 ounces chorizo (or any other smocked sausage)...
Creole Pecan pie

Creole Pecan Pie

Ingredients:4 large eggs 1cup packed dark brown sugar 1cup light corn syrup 1/3 cup unsalted butter, melted 1teaspoon vanilla 1tablespoon Bourbon 1cup pecan halves ½ cup coarsely chop...
Turkey Strognaoff

Turkey Stroganoff

Ingredients:450 grams / (1 pound) turkey steaks 200 ml / (3/4 cup and 1 1/2 tablespoons) whipping cream 1 medium onion 3 cloves of garlic 350 grams / (12 1/3 ounces) sliced mushrooms 2 medi...