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Seafood Miso Soup

February 24, 2015

Umami- Its that ambiguous taste of whimsical flavour that you can’t really put your finger on.. not sweet, not sour, not salty, not bitter even- but rather a perfect balance of almost all, with a touch…

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5 Reasons why NOT to go the Farmers Market

February 14, 2015

Every morning as soon as I squint through my peepers after that 7am alarm, I head downstairs, let the 8 year old puppy out the backyard and immediately come up to my 6 x 8…

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Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2014

It doesn’t matter where you are in the world and what your background is; Christmas is now a pre-New Years celebration that is welcomed by everyone. It marks the longest night in the year (the…

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Cinnamon Rolls

December 7, 2014

With Christmas around the corner, every house has hints of cinnamon, nutmeg and citrus aromas floating in the air. Cinnamon rolls are one of those delicacies that are a festive, yet casual snack that costs…

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Bacalhau and Butternut Squash Pie

October 30, 2014

Apart from the gorgeous European Churches and the easy laid back attitude towards life, Goans have inherited some amazing cuisine from the Portuguese. Bacalhau (pronounced as bakal-yao, with a nasally finish just as in meow) is…

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The Real Eclair

October 20, 2014

I am not one to be bought by a free meal, or a cooking demo or other such marketing temptations; most times I politely refuse, and at rare occasions, I decide to go poke my curious…