Daring Cooks · fish · Indian

Daring Cooks – Biryani

Grace, one of our talented non-blogging Daring Kitchen members, was our Daring Cooks’ August hostess who shared with us some of her family’s tried and true Bengali Biryani recipes – all of them delicious and all of them prepared fresh from our own kitchens! My usual tasting panel isn’t fond of all things related to… Continue reading Daring Cooks – Biryani

Daring Cooks · main dish · meat

Daring Cooks – The Meatball World Tour

The June Daring Cooks’ challenge sure kept us rolling – meatballs, that is! Shelley from C Mom Cook and Ruth from The Crafts of Mommyhood challenged us to try meatballs from around the world and to create our own meatball meal celebrating a culture or cuisine of our own choice. This theme was welcomed with… Continue reading Daring Cooks – The Meatball World Tour

Daring Cooks · main dish · meat

Daring Cooks – Beef Wellington

Our lovely Monkey Queen of Don’t Make Me Call My Flying Monkeys was our May Daring Cooks’ hostess and she challenged us to dive into the world of en Croute! We were encouraged to make Beef Wellington, Stuffed Mushroom en Croute and to bring our kids into the challenge by encouraging them to create their… Continue reading Daring Cooks – Beef Wellington

cheese · Daring Cooks

Daring Cooks – Let’s get cheesy

Sawsan from chef in disguise was our March 2013 Daring Cooks hostess! Sawsan challenges us to make our own homemade cheeses! She gave us a variety of choices to make, all of them easily accomplished and delicious! When I first read about the challenge, I felt a mix of different emotions : enthusiasm about my… Continue reading Daring Cooks – Let’s get cheesy

Daring Cooks · main dish · seafood · Spanish

Daring Cooks – Paella

Our Daring Cooks’ September 2012 hostess was Inma of la Galletika. Inma brought us a taste of Spain and challenged us to make our very own delicious Paella! When you have real Spaniards around, it takes some guts to make a Spanish dish like paella, because you expose yourself to being compared to the real… Continue reading Daring Cooks – Paella