Desserts

Beautiful Baklava

Winter is the time for baked desserts. The cold, snowy evenings call for the oven to be turned on and heavenly scented sweet treats to be made. Cookies and cakes are often the most common items made, but for less common dish I like to make baklava. Baklava is a Middle Eastern and Mediterranean dessert. It has… Read More Beautiful Baklava

Dinner

Crazy Stuffed Calzone

Winter time can be a long season to get through. The long nights and cold weather makes me want to stay bundled up under a blanket. However, the cold weather also makes me crave the absolutely delicious hot comfort foods I love. There is a lack of seasonal produce around this time, meaning to cook… Read More Crazy Stuffed Calzone

Technique

Perfect Paneer

In a previous post for Matar Paneer, I mentioned writing a post about making homemade paneer. Paneer is the Indian word for pressed farmer’s cheese that is common in many Indian dishes. It differs from other farmer’s cheese in that no salt is added. Store bought paneer can be expensive, but making paneer cheese is so ridiculously easy… Read More Perfect Paneer