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Stone Fruit and Berry Pie Recipe Posted on 11 Feb 00:02 , 0 comments

Pies are my favorite thing to bake.  Pie is so underrated, and only eaten at Thanksgiving, but if we lived in a better world, pie …

Easy Zapallo and Onion Quiche Posted on 04 Feb 00:45 , 0 comments

Zapallos are an Argentine squash, very similar to a zucchini.  They are buttery and mild and one of the cheapest vegetables at the verduleria.  They …

Dulce de Leche Apple Pie Posted on 10 Dec 00:39 , 0 comments

I miss peanut butter.  I can live without it, but I miss it.  In Argentina there is no peanut butter.  Well, it exists, but one …

Easter in Autumn: Plum Pistachio Cheesecake Posted on 23 Apr 01:31 , 0 comments

I don’t suppose I will ever fully adjust to living below the equator.  The reversal of the seasons is the most strange of phenomena.  I …

Tarta de Coliflor con Cebolla Caramelizada Posted on 14 Apr 21:07 , 0 comments

You’ve heard the story before.  Girl reads Smitten Kitchen.  Girl finds interesting recipe and pins it to her Pinterest Board. I wanted to try Smitten …

Tarta de Membrillo y Mascarpone Posted on 08 Mar 23:10 , 0 comments

Dulce de Membrillo was one of the many bizarre food products I had the pleasure of meeting in Argentina.  This gelatinous fruit byproduct is an ubiquitous member …

Perfected Peach Pie – A Tribute to Smitten Kitchen Posted on 23 Jan 23:53 , 0 comments

Have you heard of Smitten Kitchen?  If you haven’t, you should check it out.  It is the most glorious food blog in all the internet. …

Pumpkinless Pumpkin Pie Posted on 01 Dec 00:43 , 0 comments

I have a strong preference for cooking from scratch.  This preference was born from the unique Buenos Aires expatriated culinary experience.  The foods I want …

Sweet Peach Pie, Nothing Artificial Posted on 11 Mar 00:29 , 0 comments

My Grandmother taught me many things.  One particularly useful thing she taught me was how to bake a pie.   Among many things, she was a great cook. …

Mushroom Green Onion Quiche with Whole Wheat Crust Posted on 01 Mar 00:43 , 0 comments

I purchased this organic whole wheat crust from Esquina de los Flores. It was great – chewy and wheaty.  It made the perfect crust for this vegetarian …