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Make your own Cajun spice mix

One time, I was in the spice section of The Landmark Supermarket choosing herbs and spices to go with the herbed salt that I promised Alex. I started picking up jars of basil, ... (more)

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Minted pea and potato soup

After attacking the roast duck with orange-lime-honey glaze on our wedding anniversary, I gathered the leftovers including the bones. I threw the carcass, the head, the feet ... (more)

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Herbed chicken soup with assorted beans

I've noticed that many readers simply wait for updates via Facebook, Twitter, RSS or newsletter to view the latest recipes in the blog. What they don't realize is that there's ... (more)

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Fish fingers with honey-mustard sauce

It's really fish tempura but since I didn't serve it with the traditional tentsuyu dipping sauce, I'd rather not call it a tempura dish. But the principle and procedure are ... (more)

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Chili-garlic chicken and tofu

Inexpensive, healthy and with the ability to absorb flavors like a sponge, tofu is a great ingredient to combine with meat, poultry or seafood. In this recipe, the partially ... (more)

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How to make herbed and spiced butter

Cheese comes in oh, so many flavors already, especially spreadable cream cheese. Why not butter? I love butter as it is but I love it when flavored too especially with herbs ... (more)