Ingredients

A Harbinger of Spring: Asparagus

A Harbinger of Spring: Asparagus  Asparagus is a tender stem vegetable belonging to the Asparagaceae family which is closely related to Liliaceae plants like garlic and onion. With its mildly pungent flavour, it has been recognised as a prized delicacy since ancient times. Origin of Asparagus Asparagus is is believed to be originated in the… Continue reading A Harbinger of Spring: Asparagus

Ingredients

Fresh Herb Profile: Dill Weed

Dill weed, an annual strong aromatic herb, native to the southern Europe and Mediterranean regions. Today, fresh dill is used extensively in Ashkenazi cuisine as the Ashkenazim adopted the flavours of Eastern Europe. The fresh dill is a fast growing aromatic herb which has the appearance of a miniature fennel in that both have hollow… Continue reading Fresh Herb Profile: Dill Weed

All Recipes · Main Dishes

Baked Whole Cauliflower, VegFusion style

Baked Whole Cauliflower, VegFusion style I have been very lucky with my latest cauliflower dishes recently. While my luck lasts, there is one other cauliflower dish that I would like to try and make. It is something I have been seeing done by very good restaurants around Sydney and many other places around the world.… Continue reading Baked Whole Cauliflower, VegFusion style

All Recipes · Appetizer/Starter · Turkish

Easy Eggplant (Aubergine) Dip or Patlıcan Ezme

Easy Eggplant (Aubergine) Dip or Patlıcan Ezme Many of us don’t have the luxury and convenience of having gas cooking facility in our kitchens. And that on its own, makes things a little complicated because if you don’t have gas then you don’t have total heat control which is really important in cooking. I mean,… Continue reading Easy Eggplant (Aubergine) Dip or Patlıcan Ezme

Product Reviews

Herbie’s Cajun Spice Mix

Herbie’s Cajun Spice Mix is probably the most used spice blend in my cupboard. I don’t use it in “Cajun Blackened” fish or chicken like it’s recommended on the pack by Mr Herbie himself but in vegetable roasts like my Cajun Spiced Kipfler Potatoes or Cajun Spiced Sweet Potato Chips. Just like the whole range… Continue reading Herbie’s Cajun Spice Mix