Top Reasons to Visit and Explore Kota Kinabalu

If you decide to travel abroad, several locations will likely catch your interest. However, nothing quite compares to the exquisite sights of Sabah. Sabah’s capital city, Kota Kinabalu, is known as a beautiful place for travellers of all backgrounds to visit during the year, especially if they want to enjoy great food and welcoming locals….

Stuffed Grape Leaves

Now that the holidays are over we need some mental recovery time and some quality time just the three of us. I decided to make a batch of my favorite snack: stuffed grape leaves, or dolmas. I have so many amazing memories of eating grape leaves. When I was young my mom’s kind, loving, happy,…

Choosing a Catering Company That Caters to Your Needs

Important occasions in your life such as weddings, funerals, and holidays are remembered for a lot of things but one huge mark of a good event is good food. This doesn’t just mean that the food tastes delicious: it also needs to be presented well, especially if you’re hosting some kind of important corporate event….

Stock up on… Applesauce!

People ask me, more than any other question, “what’s your favorite thing to cook?” Without a doubt, my answer is always “ingredients.” If I have some free time during the day I always spend it building our stock of ingredients. I like to keep homemade dressings, condiments, chutneys, sauces, stocks, or cheeses because it is…

Stock up on… Dressings!

You know I love having a stash of homemade goodies in my refrigerator, and today I have some free time so I’m making up a handful of dressings. It is such a treat to have a variety of dressings, now more than ever since it’s springtime and this year we are planting a variety of…

Skillet Bread

A quick recipe drop today. After a busy morning out, I just wanted a sandwich, is that so much to ask? Here is my solution to finding moldy bread in the pantry. This is from one of my old, favorite vegetarian cookbooks: it is perfect for soups, sandwiches, dinner, anything, and only takes 5 minutes…

The Biggest Reasons Chefs Want You to Eat More Poultry

From soup recipes to fried or roasted chicken, poultry has become a popular food across the world for its many benefits and delectable flavours. Birds of all kinds are one of the most valued foods among people of all ages and backgrounds, and they can be found throughout the world. Not only does this type…

Prosciutto and Blueberry Goat Cheese Tart

I love tarts! I am obsessed with making them, looking at pictures of them, reading about them, everything. I love how many combinations of ingredients there are for tarts; you can basically make a tart with anything, and this tart is a doozy. Let’s get straight to it. For this recipe I chose to use…

The Economics of Ice Machines

Running a restaurant or a similar concession is very expensive. In fact, an overwhelming majority of restaurants fail within the first year. If the businesses survive the first year, the majority often fail within five years. A myriad of reasons cause restaurants to fail so quickly. For example, the amount of overhead often determines whether…

Pork Wellington: A Study

I absolutely love this recipe because it is so easy and impressive and can be done ahead of time. It is also the most requested dish in our house. Your friends and family will be in awe: I have been making this for years and it never ceases to impress guests. I get a lot…