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Mango martini. Wow.

Why this drink is labeled a martini is a mystery to me. A martini is a drink made with gin and vermouth but this cocktail ... (more)

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Mojito!

In celebration of the birthday (name day to you, Game of Thrones fans) of my brother-in-law, Buddy, I am reposting this ... (more)

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Apple and blueberry pancakes

If adding fresh fruits to pancake batter is good, adding spices to the fruits before stirring into the batter is even better. ... (more)

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Orange lime honey pork

Parboil the pork with aromatics, cool, brown in butter (or vegetable oil), add the zests, honey and juices, cook until the ... (more)

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Homemade applesauce

A couple of days ago, I made apple cheese cupcakes with streusel topping. Never had a chance to take photos though. They were ... (more)

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Apple fritters

My first encounter with "apple fritters" was with Country Style Donuts where the fritters are made with donut dough with bits ... (more)

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Skewered green mangoes

Green mangoes are not a special variety of mangoes. They are simply unripe -- not to be confused with Alphonso (a.k.a.) ... (more)