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Category Archives: Flavour of the Month

The Month of Chocolate

Written on February 2, 2006 at 4:33 pm, by

More so than even December, for me, February is the month of chocolate. Maybe it’s because there’s chocolate everywhere. Or because hearts and chocolate seem to go so well together. Or maybe it’s because February just happens to be one of the most stressful months of the year for me at work. Whatever the reason,  Continue Reading »

Sweet Revenge

Written on January 31, 2006 at 6:47 pm, by

This post is all about payback. In the ongoing Caramel War that is waged on a regular basis in my home, I have launched my latest offensive. You see a few days ago, as many of you read on my blog, I made a version of stroopwafels using pizzelle and a caramel filling. But the  Continue Reading »

Pizzelle, Meet Your Maker!

Written on January 28, 2006 at 10:43 am, by

    In addition to my cookbook habit, I seem to have developed a kitchen gadget habit. You name it and I’m sure it’s sitting in a corner of my kitchen somewhere. But I justify my habit with the knowledge that I definitely put my gadgets to good use. Whether it’s the panini press or  Continue Reading »

An Apple a Day …

Written on January 19, 2006 at 12:21 am, by

  Butter … sour cream … apples … brandy. How can you possibly go wrong? The answer is:  you cannot! Lucky for me I noticed that we had some Granny Smith apples languishing in our fruit basket. While I love apples, especially Granny Smith apples, I knew those little gems were doomed to turn old  Continue Reading »

A New Beginning

Written on January 2, 2006 at 9:48 pm, by

A New Year … a new beginning. While I’m not one for resolutions, I do resolve to make my blog public very soon. But I’m still hanging on to a few things from 2005, mainly because I haven’t had the chance to write about them yet. For example, I cannot bid adieu to 2005 until  Continue Reading »