Pizza is one of the few things that I “let” J make for dinner. He’s a pro with the dough – something I have no patience for.
This dish started out as a bit of a recipe fail. I think I know what happened – I’m sure it was something I screwed up – but it still soured me on the whole thing. This recipe uses the same flavours from the one I tried to make initially (see source recipes), but simplified – and with guaranteed results.
It’s taken a while for me to figure out the best way to make a Stroganoff-ish dish that didn’t contain any meat. As a kid, we always ate Beef Stroganoff. I knew there would be a way to make a really tasty dish, using “meaty” mushrooms instead. Continue reading Mushroom Stroganoff on Egg Noodles
For years and years – as far back as I can remember (all the way to last week?), we went out for brunch on Christmas Day. It was something I always looked forward to as a kid, and we usually went to the same place. Things changed, the places to go were limited, our little group dwindled, and we decided it was time for a change.
Continue reading Holiday Brunch: Drunken Mushroom, Spinach and Gruyere Strata