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Sausage, onion and tarragon risotto

I don't know what Jamie Oliver means by cotechino sausage, we buy our deli sausages from S&R most of the time and a vacuum-sealed spicy sausage that I bought a couple of weeks ... (more)

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Asparagus, mint and lemon risotto

Every time Speedy cooks risotto, it's better than the previous one. We had this asparagus, mint and lemon risotto for lunch today and, I tell you, with risotto this good, I'm ... (more)

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Tomato and basil risotto

Call it a journey to re-discover rice. Living in Asia, we've somehow taken rice for granted. We cook rice for our everyday meals but never really looked past the ubiquitous ... (more)

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Chocolate and coffee panna cotta

I'm still playing around with easy but drop-dead gorgeous desserts I can make over the holidays. I made this while my younger daughter Alex, home from school with a bad cold, ... (more)

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Coconut-pandan panna cotta

Buko (coconut) and pandan dessert is fast becoming a staple in buffet parties, including Christmas and New Year affairs. Here is a new twist on the refreshing combination of ... (more)