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    Udon Noodles with Fried Tofu and Orange Nam Jim

    January 19, 2021

    Ottolenghi just makes me happy. His recipes recipes aren’t ingredients topped with other ingredients. They’re a marriage of flavors and textures, infused to become one, and all pretty darn healthy. These Udon Noodles with Fried Tofu and Orange Nam Jim were a beautiful, flavorful, weeknight delight! Rating: A- How to make it an A+: The flavors were fab, but due to either the pandemic or my location, I had to use a lot of substitutes. I used a mix of…

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    Banana & Date Porridge

    I’ve cracked open the Dishoom cookbook and I’m excited! This Banana & Date Porridge is just delicious and reminds me of my days dining in the London Indian restaurant chain. I think a lot…

    January 17, 2021
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    Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pasta

    In case you needed the reminder, tarragon is amazing! It’s been awhile since I had the chicken salad favorite, but boy was it a delight in this fast, weeknight meal! Check out the recipe…

    January 14, 2021
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    Eggplant with Herbs and Crispy Garlic

    I’m just flying through my newest Ottolenghi cookbook! This Eggplant with Herbs and Crispy Garlic is just so flavorful and takes me back to my London days! It’s also a great way to enjoy…

    January 11, 2021
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    Spaghetti Squash Arrabbiata

    Tonight called for some of Ina Garten’s Modern Comfort Food! From her latest cookbook, I present to you Spaghetti Squash Arrabbiata! Cheesy, filling, and a great way to have a pasta break! Details below!…

    January 7, 2021
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    Za’atar Cacio e Pepe

    I’m on an Ottolenghi kick! I probably have my za’atar supply solely for his recipes, as he is definitely a fan! I put together his Za’atar Cacio e Pepe which is a super-quick meal…

    January 6, 2021
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    Spicy Potatoes with Tahini & Soy

    I am so lucky for my latest Ottolenghi cookbook, Flavor! These Spicy Potatoes with Tahini & Soy were not short of that by any means. Details below on all the flavor! Rating: A+ How…

    January 5, 2021
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    Spring Green Spaghetti Carbonara

    It may only be winter, but nothing was stopping me from trying out Ina Garten’s Spring Green Spaghetti Carbonara from her latest cookbook! Details below on this easy weeknight meal! Rating: A+ How to…

    January 4, 2021
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    Emily’s English Roasted Potatoes

    I didn’t fall in love with potatoes until I lived in England, so it’s quite fitting that this recipe is one of my favorites. Featured in Ina Garten’s new cookbook, Emily’s English Roasted Potatoes…

    January 3, 2021