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Tiramisu. Persian love cake. Ginger, chocolate and almond cake topped with chocolate ganache. This cake , like so many others of mine, developed gradually as I was baking it.

Ginger, chocolate and almond cake topped with chocolate ganache

It all started off with an intense desire to bake something; I get those urges very frequently. PRESSURE COOKER RISOTTO « LORNA SASS AT LARGE. I am lucky enough to be spending the summer in the Berkshires and demonstrated this recipe at a private fund-raiser for the new Hillsdale Public Library.


It was a big hit. Can’t beat 4 minutes under pressure, then just a little stirring at the end to finish the risotto off. If you’d like to see some very informal video from this class, click Risotto with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Smoked Mozzarella Serves 4 Arborio is the most commonly available of the imported, plump, short-grain rices traditionally used to make risotto. It’s best to add salt after you’ve stirred in the cheese, which will add some salt of its own. 4 minutes high pressure Heat the oil in a 4-quart or larger cooker. Stand back to avoid sputtering oil, and stir in the wine.

How to Keep Feces Out of Your Bloodstream (or Lose 10 Pounds in 14 Days) Cinnamon Spice. Rjurik Davidson « Overland literary journal. Speculative fiction – an umbrella term for science fiction, fantasy, horror and other non-realist forms – has always been peculiarly suited to political radicalism since the form investigates a world that is ‘other’ to our own, a world which is in some way changed or altered.

Rjurik Davidson « Overland literary journal

It is a thought experiment: by developing this sense of estrangement, science fiction asks us to think back upon our own society.1 Crudely put, the departure from our empirical reality attracts those who would change that reality. Leftists have always found the utopian mode of science fiction particularly useful for investigating and advocating other modes of social relations, while the strongest trend within feminist fiction is surely found within the genre.2 The radicalism associated with science fiction extends to criticism – within the academy, Frederic Jameson is probably the most famous enthusiast.3. Tassajara Warm Red Cabbage Salad Recipe. The other day one of my neighbors asked me how often I cook. I think he was curious to know if I cook everyday. Risotto Masterclass with Alessandro Pavoni « Inside Cuisine. Risotto literally means “little rice” and is a method of cooking rice using stock, cheese and other ingredients.

Risotto, as I know it, is a method of cooking that apparently began in Milan in Lombardia, followed by Piedmont. Rice arrived in Italy in the 1200s from Asia, from the north through Venice and from the south through Sicily. The first people to really use Rice as a staple food were the people from the southern area of Naples, though this didn’t last too long with pasta taking back over. Rice began to be eaten more in the north of Italy, and even growing rice in the north became common, due to the amount of water available to grow the plants. The story of the birth of the famous “ ”, one of my favourite risottos, is fantastic.

What is probably the true story? PLUM BRIOCHE CAKE. Still in my mindAt the end of the dayAnd soft on my shoulderWhere your head gently laysStill with me now when I thinkHow I loved you soAnd never through changesOther people must goNow people may changeChanges may comeThere’s so many changes but I, I, I, I I love you still Now I ll, I ll, I ll, I ll, I ll, I ll I love you stillI lala lala lala I always will If they dried up the oceans And they blot out the sun And the world was torn into pieces I know that we`d stay as one.


Scrummy warm rocket salad recipe. Cinnamon Hazelnut Rice Pudding. I guess sexy is relative. What I thought of as sexy when I was young has little to do with what I find sexy today. At some point sexy becomes less about danger and more about comfort.Little things, like these cool nights that have allowed us to put the feather duvet back on the bed and snuggle up with just our noses and toes sticking out. That's sexy. As I was looking for a dish for this week's cooking club theme, I started in the desserts section and it wasn't too long before I came across my favourite - rice pudding.

This one is slow baked and ultra creamy without added cream or eggs, and warmly spiced with cinnamon - a favourite fall flavour. Spinach And Feta Gozleme Recipe. Step 1 Combine 300ml warm water, yeast, salt and sugar in a jug.

Spinach And Feta Gozleme Recipe

Stir with a fork. Cover. Stand in a warm, sunny place for 5 minutes or until bubbles form on the surface. Step 2 Sift flour into a large bowl. Add yeast mixture and 2 tablespoons oil. FOUACE NANTAISE - a taste of home. Fresh ginger coffee cake recipe. Dan Lepard's fresh ginger coffee cake: One slice won't be enough.

Fresh ginger coffee cake recipe

Photograph: Colin Campbell for the Guardian The sharp kick of fresh ginger root is stupendous with coffee. Add finely chopped glacé ginger or dried apricots to make it fruitier, if you like. 175g unsalted butter75ml milk1 tbsp ground coffee (not instant)2cm piece root ginger, finely grated2 large eggs225g caster sugar100ml sunflower oil100g chopped pistachios275g plain flour3 tsp baking powder200g cream cheeseFinely grated zest of 1 lemon2 tsp lemon juice175g icing sugar Line the base and sides of a deep, 22cm square baking tray or cake tin with nonstick paper, and heat the oven to 180C (160C fan-assisted)/ 350F/gas mark 4. Beat the remaining butter until smooth and light, then beat in the cheese, zest and juice, followed by the icing sugar. Supercharged Food, Gluten Free Recipes, Shopping List and Meal Planner. Yummly - The best site for recipes, recommendations, food and cooking.