Monthly Archives: August 2017

Ginger Cookies

70g butter 80g brown sugar 2 tbsp molasses 1/2 tsp ground cardamon (8 pods, seeds removed and finely ground in mortar & pestle) 225g plain flour ½ tsp baking soda 2 tsp ground cinnamon 2 tsp ground ground ginger 1/8 … Continue reading

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Beet and Walnut Salad

Salad (amounts depend on the number of people you are serving): Cooked beets, peeled, cut into cubes Toasted walnuts Goat cheese, crumbled Oranges, sectioned (save the juice that drips off for the dressing) Plum, diced (optional) Baby lettuce mix Dressing: … Continue reading

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Royal Icing for Decorating Cookies

Makes a lot of thick, fluffy icing. This would be good for assembling a gingerbread house. It is difficult to pipe neatly thinning. Source:  Sweetopia.net

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Quick Moroccan Chicken

1 1/2 pounds skinless boneless chicken breast halves, thinly sliced 1 large onion, chopped 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon ground cumin 2 teaspoons chili powder 2 garlic cloves, minced 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon salt Heat olive oil … Continue reading

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