teczcape - an escape to food

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Country:United States
State/Province:California
Location:sunnyvale

food. cuisine. recipes. cooking.



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This small-batch Chickpea Flour Cacao Nib Cookies was gone quick. Chickpea flour is making a comeback in these Garam Masala Spiced Cookies.What?? Garam masala are used in Indian curries, not cookies! That's because we usually asso...

Beef chuck - cut of meat from shoulder area of the cow might be budget cut of meat compared to cuts such as sirloin or even flank, but that does not mean inferior in taste. Since the shoulder cut has more muscles, connective tissue and less fat, the...

What we know as prawns in Asia are sometimes labeled shrimps in the United States. Some of us think that prawns are the big guys while shrimps are the small tiny ones but that might not be the correct classification. Prawns and shrimps are actually d...

It's autumn and that means pumpkin squashes, apples, pears and persimmons. Today, this hearty and filling bowl-meal is built from assorted veggies and fruits including autumn pumpkin squash and apples. Other pumpkin squash recipes...

Briny and tangy Feta Cheese - a rich-flavored cheese that brings plain (boring) salads to life.  See how this simple tomato and cucumber salad is brought alive when feta cheese is crumbled over (try Tomato Cucumber Feta Cheese Salad).

Pillars of the dry pantry, beans is a great source of plant-protein, fiber, essential vitamins and minerals. Raw and bought in bulk, they are super budget-friendly. Canned and cooked, they can be used straight out of the can, particularly time-saving...

These are the three bittermelon varieties that I usually come across - the green Chinese bittermelon, the spiny green Indian bittermelon and the less common white Chinese bittermelon. I like all three but tend to choose the specif...