Coconut Pound Cake and Ratio Cooking

By Monday, October 15, 2012 Permalink 0

by Diana Zahuranec

It was soft and yellow-white with a thin, dark crust. The crust was not hard or chewy, but broke away perfectly from the rest of this pillow-y treat. It wasn’t a piece of bread, though it looked like one. Was it cake? It was on the end of a long table under a blue tent shading us from the summer sun. A gold cardboard plate presented perfect slices of this marvelous discovery.

I held the slice in my little sweaty hands, taking small bites that burst with butter, vanilla, and sugar. Its texture was half of the pleasure: smooth, moist, fine-grained, and soluble, I already wanted more. But the table was on the other side of the lawn now, and there were so many long tables laden with food with big people figures milling about, from one end to another. I never found it again.

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Food Art: Giant Oreo Cake, food photography by SandeeA

By Thursday, June 14, 2012 Permalink 0

These photos are by SandeeA, author of the column Food Play, and who runs a site called La Receta de la Felicidad. SandeeA is never lacking ideas when it comes to playful, fun recipes. Click here to find the recipe for this Giant Oreo Cake. It would be a great recipe to get your kids in the kitchen!

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Food Art: Vanilla and Oreo ice cream, food photography by SandeeA

By Tuesday, August 30, 2011 Permalink 0

These photos are by SandeeA, author of the column Food Play, who runs a site called La Receta de la Felicidad. SandeeA is never lacking ideas when it comes to playful, fun recipes. Click here to find the recipe for making vanilla and Oreo ice cream (in Spanish and in English). It would be a great recipe for getting your kids in the kitchen!

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Food News Daily: August 26, 2011

By Friday, August 26, 2011 Permalink 0

Mainstream Anglo Media and Press

Giant Oreo cake, by SandeeA

Are food prices approaching a violent tipping point?, The Guardian

Salmonella fears spur ban of Mexican papayas, MSNBC Health

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Food News Daily: August 25, 2011

By Thursday, August 25, 2011 Permalink 0

Mainstream Anglo Media and Press

The Very Tasty Liberation of Paris, GQ

Fine wine galore! Hong Kong’s buried treasure, The Independent

New Nordic Cuisine Draws Disciples, The New York Times

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Food News Daily: August 17, 2011

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Mainstream Press

School Districts Rediscover Value of From-Scratch Meals, The New York Times
Why the Swiss Don’t Buy Swiss Cheese, Moneyland, Time
Consider chocolate, The Guardian
India Sues Monsanto Over Genetically-Modified Eggplant, Forbes
Why the Government Is Regulating Gluten-Free Foods, The Atlantic
One Man’s Blurry Quest to Cook Every Meal with Beer, BA Daily
Sex on a plate: in Paris, food and seduction are one and the same, The Telegraph

Best of the Anglo Food Blogs and Sites

Mexican Chocolate Pops Recipe, Leite’s Culinaria
{For Jennie & Mikey} Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie, Healthy-Delicious
Search – LocalHarvest, find local produce in your area by in U.S. by clicking on map
Yogurt Ice Pops with Berries Recipe, Leite’s Culinaria
Deliciously Rich Salted Caramel Ice Cream Recipe, Simply Stated

Alternative Press/Sites

2011 James Beard Foundation Leadership Awards – Sustainable Food Awards, The Daily Green
Best Farmers Markets – Big U.S. Farmers Markets, The Daily Green
The 10 (U.S.) Colleges With The Best Campus Food, Huffington Post

World

Masterchef India, playful Bollywood style
Sticky Date Pudding With Toffee Sauce, a Dubai take on a British classic, Sips and Spoonfuls
Ancient Rice Offering Is the Heart of India’s Jewish Community – Jew and the Carrot, Forward
The 7 Most Annoying Ways To Order At A Restaurant, Zagat
Flavors of Brazil: Attn Chocoholics: The World’s Largest Chocolate Fair Is Coming to Brazil, Flavors of Brazil
Keeping Food True: Embrace Pickles, Danish bread and butter pickles
The okra renaissance, the outcast vegetable is back in style, Food Bridge
Japanese Farm Food, Indigo Days
What food cravings say about your health?, IOL Lifestyle
Buttermilk ice cream with basil & Vanilla – Summer, come back!, Munich-based Delicious Days
Homemade Peanut Butter, Indian Country Today Media Network

 


 

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