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

appetizer · seafood

Lula com coco – Coconut Squid

Do you remember when I talked about Julie Schwob’s “Breakfast du Monde” book yesterday?  What I failed to mention then, was that she also published another book which found its way into my library : “Apéros du Monde” (Aperitifs of the World), a collection of drinks and tapas/appetizers from every continent. I already made several… Continue reading Lula com coco – Coconut Squid

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