Monthly Archives: March 2012

Gambas al Ajillo

It was really nice to have someone cook for me. What a treat. My friend Matt came over with a handful of ingredients and some little terra-cotta baking dishes, called cazuelas, and cooked up Gambas al Ajillo, or shrimp with … Continue reading

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Barbecue Chicken Pizza

Mmm…pizza. Everyone loves pizza. Being from NY (and a lent observer), pizza was a big part of my life growing up. My family would go to the pizzeria often, but oddly enough, I’d always get a rice ball or something … Continue reading

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Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes

Wow, it’s been quite some time since I posted last. It has been such a crazy 2 weeks. Between planning an event, my day job, and taken care of some things at home, I’m glad I was finally able to … Continue reading

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Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

I love chocolate cookies…I mean who doesn’t? The idea of pairing the chocolate with Nutella seemed out of this world. For those unfamiliar with Nutella, it’s a hazelnut cocoa spread. I remember a lot of kids bringing Nutella sandwiches to … Continue reading

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Ropa Vieja

There’s nothing more comforting in the winter months than a big bowl of stew with rice. Expecting some guests for dinner, stew is a great choice. A one-pot meal that can stay on the stove until everyone is ready to … Continue reading

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