Cauliflower Casserole – Cauliflower Marranca

Mushroom Cauliflower Casserole

This Cauliflower Casserole, called Cauliflower Marranca, is from The Moosewood Cookbook. I first discovered this venerable cookbook by Mollie Katzen years ago when I was experimenting with vegetarianism.  Back then, the Moosewood Cookbook was a must have for every vegetarian. I may not have cooked the whole book, but I did cook a lot of recipes from it. ManyRead more

Irish Bread Pudding – Savory Bread Pudding

Savory Irish Bread Pudding

  Irish Bread Pudding is a savory bread pudding. In honour of Saint Patrick’s day, of course I wanted to make something Irish. In a quest to find something outside of the obvious, I found this recipe for Irish Cheese Pudding, and just had to try it. It’s full of cheese, and it has beer. YouRead more

Mexican Shepherd’s Pie – Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

Mexican Shepherd's Pie

Shepherd’s Pie is one of those comfort foods that everyone loves.  The simple ground meat dish topped with mashed potatoes is a simple and satisfying meal. This simple Shepherd’s pie has a (very un-authentic) Mexican twist via the green chiles, chili powder cumin, peppers, and corn. It was a favorite dish for my kids growingRead more