Zucchini Muffins

Zucchini Muffins

June 08th, 2007  | Category: Breakfast and Brunch, Muffins and Cupcakes, Vegetarian


In an attempt to save the zucchinis from ruining at the back of my fridge, I resorted to this very unusual recipe. If you are one of those people who like the combination of sweet and sour, then you might like this. I was looking through the Williams-Sonoma Muffins book and came across this one in the vegetable section. The list of ingredients included zucchinis, orange marmalade and ...

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Dried Apricot and Pistachio Scone

Dried Apricot and Pistachio Scone

May 07th, 2007  | Category: Breakfast and Brunch, Pastry


Tender, sweet, rich and buttery. These four words describe these scones perfectly. Preparation is a breeze. Can not think of a better accompaniment to an afternoon tea.

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Feta Cheese & Mint Börek

Feta Cheese & Mint Börek

April 29th, 2007  | Category: Breakfast and Brunch, Pastry, Turkish Cuisine, Vegetarian


Börek is a traditional Turkish layered dough dish, generally filled with cheese, ground meat or vegetables. The most popular fillings are feta cheese, spinach, potatoes and ground meat flavored with a variety of herbs and spices. The dough, called yufka in Turkish, is quite labor-intensive. Not many Turkish households attempt to prepare it themselves. They are sold in 3-5 sheet packs in supermarkets here. Yufka is essential for ...

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French Toast with Sour Cherries

French Toast with Sour Cherries

April 03rd, 2007  | Category: Breakfast and Brunch, Fruit


Is it only me or are there others out there who wake up craving something specific? It happened to me before - again on a Sunday. I woke up this morning craving French Toast. It is pretty unusual for me as I stick to coffee and cereal in the morning. What is happening to me? Is this for the love of blogging or just a phase?

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My Eating Habits Exposed

My Eating Habits Exposed

January 29th, 2007  | Category: Breakfast and Brunch, Memoir/Meme/Misc.


Yesterday, Hande at Food Vagabond tagged me for a 23 Q&A meme. 1- Can you cook? If yes, do you like to cook? Yes and yes.

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