December 2011

My 11 Favorite Recipes of 2011

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by katerina on December 30, 2011

Counting down my favorite recipes of 2011, from pasta to poultry and flank steak to figs

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Butternut Squash Macaroni with Tomatoes, Blue Cheese and Sage

27.12.2011Pasta
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Why not make your cheese sauce from butternut squash? This macaroni and cheese recipe is still rich, but with way less calories.

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Foodie Travel Diary Pt4: Vietnam – How to Navigate Street Food

21.12.2011Travel
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The best food in Vietnam doesn’t cost much and requires no reservation. It usually isn’t hard to find since it is on nearly every corner and hidden down the entry to any alleyway. Are you brave enough to eat the street food?

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Miniature Spiced Pear Coffee Cakes

19.12.2011Cake
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This easy pear spice cake is perfect for a quick breakfast or a leisurely coffee break.

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Coconut and Tamarind Braised Lamb Shanks Recipe

16.12.2011Lamb
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A sweet coconut curry makes a wonderful braising liquid for this rustic lamb shank recipe. Plus, it is extremely allergy friendly.

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Foodie Travel Diary Pt3: Vietnam – A Country of Foodies

14.12.2011Travel
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What were my favorite and different eats during my trip? What is the attitude towards food in Vietnam?

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Apple Pie Recipe with Oatmeal Streusel Topping

12.12.2011Pie
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An apple pie recipe with an oatmeal streusel topping – a warm dessert that is both a pie and a crisp!

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Grilled Lemongrass Flank Steak Recipe

09.12.2011Beef
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Aromatic lemongrass is the key component to this wonderful Vietnamese inspired grilling recipe.

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Foodie Travel Diary Pt2: Vietnam – Noodle Soup for Breakfast

05.12.2011Travel
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Exploring the many noodle soups of Vietnam, a pleasant and steamy travel experience.

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