Tag: food

  • Uses for Young Maple Flower

    Uses for Young Maple Flower

    It is that time in the spring that tender green flowers are emerging from the buds of what I like to refer to as The Maple Syrup Tree. Added whole into a stew at the very end will barely cook the buds, which mean they keep a bright colour and retain a little crunch. This…

  • Accidental Weeknight Thai “Risotto”

    Ingredients: 700ml/medium container of a Thai coconut-base pre-made soup 700 ml broth 1 can coconut milk 1.5 cups rice 200 ml water Salt & pepper to taste Instructions: Simmer all ingredients for at least 1 hour. Remove lid to thicken.

  • Stuffed Cabbage

    Stuffed Cabbage

    Yum yum. Many tins for the freezer Cook 2 cups of rice, then cool. Sautée in butter: 3 grated carrots, 3 minced onion, 6 cloves crushed garlic, chopped Asian greens, then cool. Assemble filling by mixing 2lbs ground beef, the sautéed stuff, the cooked rice, 2 eggs, 2 cups of tomato sauce, chopped fresh tomato,…