Monthly Archive:: August 2008

Lee’s Bakery

I’ve made a few trips to Lee’s Bakery in the past month or so – I guess it’s time to mention it. Lee’s Bakery is in fact a bakery, and …

Just Pictures – Buford Highway and elsewhere…

Just Pictures – Buford Highway and elsewhere……

El Norteño – Chicken, Camels and Zebras

HX and I ventured out to Buford Highway for a quick dinner before an evening of movie watching at home. We were on our way to pick up bahn mi …

Frank Ma’s South

It may be old news by now (less than a month) but Frank Ma has re-opened in a new location on Briarcliff Road. Stopped in for lunch today, and while …

Kecap Manis Braised Pork Belly

I picked up this recipe (with a few modifications) from Profumo Profondo, so I’ll just add the link. Between the marinating and braise this dish takes a while (mostly

Moo Krawp – Crispy Thai Pork Belly

The best solution I have for a crappy week is to pickup a giant slab of pork belly and spend the weekend up to my ears in the best parts …

Chicken with Sauce au Chien & Coconut Rice

As much as I love chicken, it  can get boring really quickly. So I’m constantly looking for simple, flavourful recipes. As a fan of Mark Bittman’s Minimalist series, he was …

Better Shopping

So why bother to go out of the way to the Asian Markets (at least the good ones) on Buford Highway?

Because four ears of spindly corn, barely fit for …