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31 May 2008

May 2008 blog entries

Saturday, 31 May 2008
pecan brittle (brickle???) (WTSIM... #16)
Waiter, there's something in my... brittle!; recipe for pecan brittle

Friday, 30 May 2008
sole picatta with green beans (Beautiful Bones)
recipe for sole picatta (sole with browned butter and capers) with green beans; Beautiful Bones: An Osteoporosis Food Event; information about osteoporosis, calcium, vitamin D, exercise

Wednesday, 28 May 2008
Rats! sour wild bread again!
whine, whine, whine...

Monday, 26 May 2008
in praise of Rose Levy Beranbaum (1,2,3 meme)
1,2,3 meme: excerpts from "We Took to the Woods" by Louise Dickinson Rich and "The Bread Bible" by Rose Levy Beranbaum; book review of "The Bread Bible"

Saturday, 24 May 2008
Beer, Onion and Fontina Quick Bread (Taste & Create IX)
Becke's (Columbus Foodie) Onion and Fontina Beer Batter Bread; information about "Taste & Create"

Thursday, 22 May 2008
How much yeast is in a "cake of yeast"?
USA and European weights of a standard small "cake of yeast"; equivalents of active dry and instant yeast

Monday, 19 May 2008
I'll never be a BBB at this rate!
pathetic whinging about bread making techniques and recipes as well as criticism of bread baking icon Peter Reinhart; link to Poilane-Style Miche recipe; information about Bread Baking Babes/Buddies (BBB)

Sunday, 18 May 2008
in praise of black bean sauces (WHB#133: soy beans)
recipes: stir-fried broccoli with black bean sauce, black bean chili sauce, peanut chili sauce; information about Weekend Herb Blogging (WHB) and black beans (dried salted soy beans)

Tuesday, 13 May 2008
Finally! Wild bread that ISN'T sour
feeding and build-up schedule for wild yeast bread; link to recipe for bread

Friday, 9 May 2008
The Prodigal Ones
rising food costs; hunger; what we can do

Thursday, 8 May 2008
Red Pepper Spaghettini Omelette
recipe: Leftover Spaghettini Omelette; link to recipe for spaghettini with red peppers and sausage

Tuesday, 6 May 2008
palak paneer revisited (WHB#131: ginger)
Weekend Herb Blogging #131: Ginger (Zingiber officinale); how to "cook" spinach with salt, peas, link to recipe for palak paneer (spinach and cheese)

Friday, 2 May 2008
fried rice (WTSIM... #15)
recipe for fried rice with mushrooms, peas, egg and sesame oil; posted for "Waiter, there's something in my... breakfast!"

Thursday, 1 May 2008
Multigrain Bread (BBD#09)
recipe for multigrain bread made with seeds, corn, rolled oats, oat groats, oat bran, buckwheat, rye and wheat flours; information about Bread Baking Day (BBD)