Nectarine – apricot pie 

This pie was made by taking a recipe so unbelievably patchke-y I’m not even going to bother linking it here, and then proceeding to ignore literally all the instructions because they were absurd. Crust: 2 1/2 cups flour 1 bar (200 grams or 8oz) margarine 1/4 cup sugar 1 tsp salt 1/3 cup water Cut…

Chili

V1: lentils+beans+onions+garlic+rice+paprika+turmeric+cardamom+curry powder. V2: Beans+ baby corn + red pepper + onion + garlic + red pepper flakes + black pepper+ chili powder + paprika + turmeric + a touch of salt + lemon Serve with tortillas or don’t even bother. 

Corn on the cob 

Is delicious. But also kept turning out too mushy.  I googled it to see what I could do better and found a website saying boil water, stick corn in until water reboils but I misread it and stuck corn in from start, until water boiled.  That worked out fine, so I guess that’s my new…

Mug brownies 

http://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes/brownie_in_a_mug/ 1/4 cup flour  1/4 cup sugar or brown sugar  2 tbsp cocoa  Layer into cup with cocoa on top.  2 tbsp oil Stir, starting with the cocoa. Get everything properly stirred in.  1/4 cup water  Stir in only after cocoa has been well dissolved by oil  Optional add-ins: a pinch of salt, vanilla, cinnamon. …

Fish with mango salsa

I was craving mango salsa so we decided to have that with fish. The recipe is made from things we had around the house.  Ingredients: Any white fish  Flour for lightly breading Mango Red bell pepper Celery  Salt Black pepper Hot paprika Lemon juice  Instructions: 1. Dip fish in flour and fry. No need to…

The salmon recipe

Quoted from an email: ​It’s vinegar and brown sugar, equal amounts, somewhere between half a cup to a cup, a bay leaf, raisins, and a sliced onion. Cooking: We usually make this from frozen fish so what to do if it’s fresh were not sure.  Three-four slices my mom usually microwaves it, with enough water…

Shabbos guest 

Having our first ever sleepover shabbos guests.  Most of the menu will be standard dishes we’ve made before – shabbos chicken, shabbos soup, salad, fried rice, green beans, stir fry, salmon, etc.  However, we bought some squash to put in the orange soup which we made mostly for for the babies, and then it was…