Guinness and Garbanzo Stew

This recipe is the perfect example of, “lets throw in a bunch of stuff I have in the fridge  in a pot and make it taste good.” I knew I wanted to do a braised stew but the Guinness®™© was an after thought that turned out to be a great addition. So next time you…

Dutch Cocoa Cookies

The only problem with recipe testing is getting sick from eating too many cookies. You always get told when you are younger don’t eat too many snacks or you’ll get sick! Nope, I could eat two boxes of twinkies and 80 pixie sticks and then run around like maniac for eight hours and be fine….

Pappardelle with Escalivada Sauce

Who wants to hear a funny tale about how I came up with this recipe and my life story about trying to learn pasta? No one? Cool, here’s a recipe for pappardelle with escalivada sauce. Escalivada Sauce 3 Red Bell Peppers 1 Yellow Onion 1 Eggplant 4 Cloves Garlic 1 Pt Heavy Cream 4 Piquillo…

Coffee Bread Pudding with Crème Anglaise

A random full of nonsense blog on the internet presents, a motion picture magnificent in it’s horror, see the vengeful violence of the undead, for it is…THE RETURN OF THE FOOD BLOG!! Step inside, if you dare look upon the… Now that we are finally set up in Buffalo with the new apartment we can…

Almost Set Up

It’s been 22 days since we left Portland and things are slowly starting to come together here in Buffalo. Abby has been working her new job downtown at Bakery 55, I got all my NY  legal mumbo jumbo sorted out for the photo business here, and we finally get to move into our new apartment…

Cake Off Number One

A little while back Abby and I had the idea to have cake competitions between ourselves. Not really to see who is better (she absolutely is) but to challenge each other and improve. This is something that I should definitely be doing more of in every aspect of life. I have always been a firm…

Back in Buffalo

It’s been a few weeks since the last post, and one very long week of travel but we made it safely across country back to Buffalo. Even though we gave ourselves time to pack and get things done, it still seemed like everything flew by and next thing you know we’re closing our apartment door…