Xiao Long Bao (Chinese Soup Dumplings)

Xiao Long Bao (Chinese Soup Dumplings)

Chinese soup dumplings. Have you had them? They’re the most magical dumpling of them all if you ask me. Looks like a regular dumpling but bite into it to reveal, you guessed it, liquid soup with bits of meat and whatnot. Also, be careful, these little suckers...
Charred Citrus

Charred Citrus

  Charred citrus is my current go to (current as in, for the last five years). I love amping up the umami of a dish by merely grilling my citrus before juicing it. It adds flavor, body, bitterness and most of all a deep warm sweetness that you have to taste to...
Mount Mansfield Chocolate Mint Cake

Mount Mansfield Chocolate Mint Cake

This is is just a good old fashioned example of what I do when I’m bored. Also, the mom in me totally ran over to the craft store and got tiny woodland critters and skiers to put on the cake cause WHY THE EFF NOT?! Also, it’s delicious.   -2 cups of...