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

main dish · pasta · seafood

Surf & Turf Pasta with Pistachio Pesto

Since joining Daring Bakers and Cooks last month, I started to look all over the internet for more of these food blog related challenges. Because nothing gets me going better than a challenge to live up to.  These challenges however have proved to be rather elusive, or maybe it’s just me using the wrong search… Continue reading Surf & Turf Pasta with Pistachio Pesto

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