Monthly Archives: December 2013

Kestaneli İç Pilav (Turkish Chestnut Rice Pilaf)

I hope you had a wonderful Christmas, filled with good food and even better company. I’ll keep this post short, since I think we’d all rather be spending these next few days curled up with family and a mug of tea, … Continue reading

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Poppy Seed Roll

It’s that time again, but today I’m not referencing a season change or major holiday. In the past few years I’ve packed up, moved out, and settled in over and over; discounting short-term trips and travels, I’ve properly moved from … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Gnocchi

I remember discovering gnocchi as a carb-starved teenager, and to this day there’s no pasta that I crave more than on a wintry day. To be fair, they’re more like dense potato dumplings; I rarely eat pasta at all since … Continue reading

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