Soups · What's for dinner?

Burrito Soup

Melding two of my favourite foods together, burritos and soup! This has all the flavour of a burrito with the fixin's, excluding the tortilla. Although you could serve it with tortilla chips though if you desired. You start with the bean balls, which is a variation of my Spicy Black Bean Falafel some things removed and some… Continue reading Burrito Soup

Holidays · Nibbles · Sweet Endings

Tortie Shorties (Pecan~Skor & Chocolate Shortbread)

Turtles are a favourite at Christmas time. I mean the chocolate "Turtle". This flavour combo is somewhat like a turtle chocolate (chocolate, pecan and caramel or in this case skor bits) but since I did not use any of the turtle chocolate in this recipe I needed to call it something different. My snowflake cookie cutter (I used the smallest one) actually resembles the shape of a tortoise which was perfect for this and so I shortened Tortoise Shortbread to "Tortie Shorties" I think it's kind of cute! 

Holidays · Nibbles · Sweet Endings

Another Christmas Cookey

I adapted these recipes from: (Its full title) The first American cookbook American Cookery: or, the art of dressing Viands, Fish, Poultry and Vegetables, and the best modes of making Puff-Pastes, Pies, Tarts, Puddings, Custards and Preserves, and all kinds of cakes, from the Imperial Plumb to plain Cake. Adapted to this country, and all… Continue reading Another Christmas Cookey