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Bánh mì tacos

Woah here she goes. Watch out pork, she’ll chew you up. Woah here she goes. She’s a Bánh mì eater. Yes, that’s me and I loves me some Bánh mì. It is becoming quite ubiquitous in my life, and I hope it will for you too. I’ve made Bánh mì sandwiches, Bánh mì burgers, Bánh […]

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Spicy Grilled Shrimp Skewers

 With the weather finally improving here in Toronto, and things looking more and more like summer, I have been trying to think up some easy weeknight recipes for the barbecue.  One of the first things that comes to mind is shrimp. It’s cheap, and its fast – it grills in about 10 minutes. And it’s not […]

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HLÖLLA for the Lambwich

Three years ago, Cheesler and I visited Iceland to attend an international music festival called Iceland Airwaves. We took away many things from that trip: among them were fantastic memories of an unspoilt landscape, new favourite bands, a fondness for sulpher-scented water and a couple of massive hangovers. The best thing we took away, however, was […]

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Dumplestiltskin

There once was a girl long ago, who sat atop a high tower,  dreaming of the day she would have Chinese Dumplings. That was me, a few weeks ago, in my office building downtown…and yes, the dumplings were on my mind. I gazed woefully out onto the city and thought about having dim sum for […]

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スパイシーな鮭の巻. Or, Spicy Salmon Maki!

First off, I would like to state for the record how much I love Google Translate. I have no idea if the title to this post translated correctly, but I am putting my trust in its capable hands. Second, let me preface the following by explaining that I am in no way skilled in the art of […]

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Bánh mì, chez Oscar

What better excuse could there be to get all gussied up, drink a lot of kir royales, eat fabulous food and bash celebrity garb than the Oscars? My friend J hosted an Oscar party to watch the winners, the failures and the annoyingly long acceptance speech-ers. A veritable feast of delicious snacks was provided alongside endless champagne […]

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