April 23, 2021

Chicken Adobo Recipe

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This is a dish that’s dear to my heart. Adobo is unofficially considered the national dish of the Philippines, where my mother comes from. She made my adobo occasionally growing up. And now, with my growing culinary skills, I thought I’d try to claim this piece of my heritage.  Filipino food can be amazing, but I find it sometimes lacks refinements and that puts some people off. I’d like to think I use a lot of interesting substitutions and techniques in this recipe to make it more universally palatable. Essentially, this is my way of trying to increase the profile[…continue reading]



April 18, 2021

Cauliflower Rice Caulisotto

Cauliflower Rice “Caulisotto” Recipe

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This is a great side dish that exemplifies my current philosophy on food. In this Autoimmune-Paleo dietary regime I’m following, grains – especially gluten – are avoided. That seems to leave out classic dishes like pastas, rice, and risotto. But, these dishes are memorable for their sauce, not their starch. That’s why I feel like this cauliflower rice risotto: It’s much lower in calories, gluten-free, dairy-free, and can even be vegan, but packs a savoury, comforting, tasty punch. It’s hard to believe that without cream, butter, or wheat, a dish can be this tasty! Cauliflower rice isn’t exactly rice. It[…continue reading]



April 1, 2021

Obscure 90’s Cartoon Bucky O’Hare being reimagined on Disney+

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Just in time for Easter, Disney has announced a new series featuring a plucky, loveable bunny protagonist. Bucky O’Hare and the Toad Wars was an animated show that aired in 1992. The franchise also included comic books, video games, and toys. Excerpt from the press release:  We are eager to introduce the ‘Funky Fresh Rabbit who can take care of it’ to the new Millennium and a new generation of viewers. It will feature a plucky, ragtag loveable group of misfits aboard Captain O’Hare’s frigate, The Righteous Indignation. Join the crew as they battle the Space Toads a monolithic, evil,[…continue reading]