Ada Pradhaman is a traditional pudding from the state of Kerala, India. The key ingredients for this dessert are rice, coconut milk and jaggery. It is mainly prepared for special occasions and festivals like Onam or Vishu. So, I decided to make Ada pradhaman for Vishu today. Vishu is celebrated as new year day in... Read More »
An easy, no-cook, 5 ingredient appetizer. Kalamata and green olives with chopped sun-dried tomatoes marinated in the sun-dried tomato oil and rosemary. Nice and easy, the hardest part is opening the jar.
It’s Christmas in a few days. I hope everyone who celebrates is ready for their holiday. After Christmas we have New Year’s Eve, that means parties, drinks like pear ginger champagne cocktail and appetizers. I like to serve the olives in different size bowls, that way you can spread them around the appetizer table and the combination of the black and green olives make for a pretty presentation along with fruit and tomato soup shooters with mini grilled cheese.
Chickpea soup with rosemary oil. Inspired by a dish I saw on the menu of a vegetarian-friendly restaurant in Syracusa, Sicily, last year. When I tried to order it, I was told they had run out.
Hugely disappointed, I was determined to have that soup o...