Cheesy Garlic Bacon Pull-Apart Bread

What's better than munching on warm bread? How about a warm bread with cheesy goodness stringing about. A round bread loaf sliced up to be a pull-apart bread with lots of flavor. Serve as a complement to any Italian meal or as an appetizer to guests with some extra garlic butter on the side. Recipe at

Mushroom Duxelle Crostini with Goat Cheese and Balsamic Reduction

I absolutely love crostini. It’s one of my favorite things to make when company is over, and especially around the holidays. It is getting to be that time of the year when we all head back home, shut out the cold weather, pull our chairs around the formal dining room table, and enjoy our traditional holiday meals. Crostini are a great way to bring new flavors to the table as an hors d’oeuvre while still keeping your family favorite dishes throughout the rest of the meal!...more

Sweet Potato Fritters

Sweet Potato Fritters or Pakoda is tasty and irresistible finger food / appetizer that is perfect accompaniment for cocktail / mocktail party or any type of gathering. This is also perfect tea time snack....more

McIntosh Applesauce


BBQ Sauce Recipe

 This is a really quick BBQ sauce make it just before you need it type of quick.  It tastes great and can be used on so many things.Some of our favourite ways to use it are.....more

Gnocchi, Butt-er-nut as you know it

It’s Mid-Autumn Festival in Singapore and all things moon-related are being crafted, displayed, illuminated and eaten! Whilst the Friedlanders' didn’t manage to get outside to visit any lantern parades or even taste a Moon-cake, (owing to the horrendous haze pollution we are experiencing in Singapore) we did make Butternut moon-shaped ...more

Spiced Chocolate Cookies

Celebrate the start of Autumn with these sweetly spiced chocolate cookies showcasing pumpkin spice chips. An easy and fast cookie recipe to bake up. Oh and they look a little Halloween-ish too. Yes indeed, totally ready for Autumn! Recipe at ...more

Poached Egg

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Pomegranate lassi recipe, How to make pomegranate lassi | Anardana lassi

Anar lassi recipe  Pomegranate lassi is a yogurt based smoothie prepared with pomegranate....more

Looking for a great alternative to rice ~ here it is!

Pear and Walnut Pearled Barley Pearled barley is a great option for a hearty and flavor packed side for your entree.  It has definitely become a key grain of mine when creating recipes.  This dish has great texture ~ crunchy walnuts and warm soft pears (yum) in a bed of barley.  Each bite is full of flavor; a nice change from rice for a side dish....more