We’ve been running our own business for a little over 2 years now, and around the time we started the business, I started to drink coffee… well iced coffee. I can’t stand the taste of hot coffee. The temperature of the coffee definitely affects the taste, as does the copious amount of sugar I tend… Continue reading How Cafés Should Make Iced Coffee
Cooked some macaroons today… I should have bought moist shredded coconut instead of desiccated. Would have made for a prettier looking result I think. I have 34 to eat.
It’s strawberry season here in Bacchus Marsh in Victoria, Australia. Positively one of the best times of the year. Once you taste the local strawberries you’ll wonder what those things you can find in the supermarket are. The freshly picked strawberries are divine. They taste so sweet. So I’ve gone a little crazy with the… Continue reading Strawberry Cake
We have a new king, well a new Premier at least, Daniel Andrews. Long live the new regime, if you consider 4 years a long time. For the first time in Victorian history the Liberal Party has only served 1 term before we ousted them from state government leadership. The federal government will tell you… Continue reading VicVotes and Breakfast
David asked me to make some rice while he was at work so he could make some fried rice for dinner. Turns out I made way too much rice. With all this leftover rice I decided I wanted to make some rice pudding. I checked out Cooks Illustrated and found the following recipe. I didn’t… Continue reading Rice Pudding with Orange and Toasted Almonds
As you may recall, my previous attempt at the Peanut Butter Cupcakes, from Vegan Cupcakes Take Over The World, didn’t work out too well cause I buggered them up. You can check the earlier post to get the recipe for the Peanut Butter Cupcakes. I’m much happier with the way these turned out. It helps… Continue reading Peanut Butter Cupcakes 2
After making Peanut Butter Cupcakes I sent the blog post to the big boss at work to prove to him I could indeed cook. He said he couldn’t stand the idea of a cupcake made with peanut butter, but liked the effort. Later he sent me a recipe he thought I’d like, “Peanut Butter Pretzel… Continue reading Peanut Butter Pretzel Granola Bars
Can you say “YUM!”, You’ll need to be able to if you’re going to eat these vegan peanut butter cupcakes. I really should stop being surprised when something vegan tastes so good. I mean there are a lot of vegans in the world and they have this reputation of being lettuce, legume and lentil eaters… Continue reading Peanut Butter Cupcakes