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  • Kimchi Udon with Scallions

    Kimchi Udon with Scallions

    This is one of those recipes that caught me off guard…in a good way. The texture of the squishy udon, crunchy scallions, and creamy egg yolk come together so nicely with the spicy umami kimchi, gochujang, and sesame oil. Korean carbonara! Definitely will make this one again.

  • Churros

    Churros

    I was really afraid to try making these… hadn’t had much experience deep frying and it’s hard to find churros anywhere other than a carnival, fair, or theme park so figured they must be hard to make or require some special equipment. Finally after procrastinating for a few years I got the courage to give…

  • Clafoutis

    Clafoutis

    First had this at a brunch at Beast in Portland, OR in July 2019. They made theirs with blueberries and was topped with whipped crème fraîche and a big slab of candied bacon – it was so good I decided we needed to make it at home and was happily surprised how simple it was…

  • Apfel Käsekuchen

    Apfel Käsekuchen

    Apple is the star of this dish, so use vanilla to lay down a nice neutral base, paint on layers of honey and marzipan then add lemon zest to provide some highlights. The result is a rich decadent dessert you don’t feel horrible about having for breakfast. It’s like all the best parts an apple pie and a soft custardy cheesecake all wrapped in a sweet buttery brioche-like dough.

  • Dutch Baby

    Dutch Baby

    I usually make this on the weekend when I have time to sit around and eat for a while. It’s better than pancakes and probably healthier than waffles or french toast.