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  • Matcha Swirl Loaf

    Matcha Swirl Loaf

    Matcha Swirl Loaf

    The making of this matcha swirl loaf is definitely a project for a Sunday afternoon, preferably a gloomy drizzly one like the one we had last weekend, which proved perfect for staying in and making bread.

    For years, I’ve been fixated with this desire to make my own bread at … Continue Reading...

  • Mushroom and Olive Tomato Sauce

    Mushroom Olive Tomato Sauce

    Mushroom Olive Tomato Sauce

    The other day, my sister and I were reminiscing about some of the memorable meals we’ve managed to pull together in bare vacation-rental kitchens, which totally reminded me of this mushroom and olive tomato sauce, I’ve been meaning to share the recipe here.

    She whipped this sauce up while we … Continue Reading...

  • Coffee Journal | Coffee Makers, Lille

    Coffee Makers, Lille Coffee Makers, Lille

    Coffee Makers, Lille

    I heard about Coffee Makers long before I went to Lille. I heard they had a vegan banana bread I had to try.
    As an inducement to visit the Flemish city in Northern France, my favourite Lilloise who, coincidentally, was the only Lilloise I knew (can you tell that I … Continue Reading...

  • Spiced Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Spiced Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Spiced Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Hola!
    I have just returned from a remarkable 4-day trip to Havana.
    This was another trip that almost didn’t happen. I got tickets in a bout of spontaneity and then promptly cancelled them because I felt unprepared – I hadn’t researched the intricacies of travel to Cuba. Needless to say, … Continue Reading...

  • Harissa and Smoked Paprika Hummus

    Harissa and Smoked Paprika Hummus

    Harissa and Smoked Paprika Hummus Harissa and Smoked Paprika Hummus

    I’m pretty sure I could write an intriguing memoir woven around my encounters with hummus. Like the time we ordered coffee and hummus at a Berlin café because it was the only thing we recognized on the menu, and thought it would come with a mezze platter. Instead we got … Continue Reading...