Chicory Stir Fry Medley

This Chicory Stir Fry Medley is the result of a recent discovery in the vegetable world on my part – asparagus chicory. This smallish, bushy looking vegetable actually packs a lot of flavor. Combining it with its sister plant, the red chicory, and the rest of the ingredients creates a delicious medley of flavours that I didn’t expect. It could almost stand on it’s own but makes a great side dish, even with a simple omelet. Continue reading

Apple Cranberry Pie with Almond Crust

The almond crust in this pie is sure to please, different from the usual boring bland one. A few extra ingredients give it a more interesting flavor and tender crumb. The filling too is more flavorful. The tangy dried cranberries give even the blandest apples a delicious zest. Continue reading