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June 1, 2017

Staff Barbeque Maple Grilled Salmon Recipe

A delicious, nutritious quick meal. Just add some sides and you’re ready to rock! Recipe courtesy of Épices de Cru Ingredients: 4 x 6 oz pieces of salmon, skin on 2 Tbsp Staff BBQ, ground 3 Tbsp maple syrup 3 Tbsp soy sauce Method: Mix the spices, maple syrup and soy sauce together in a […]

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May 1, 2017

Menemen: Egg & Vegetable Ragout Recipe

This simple fast recipe should be spicy. If you don’t like uncooked eggs, boil them in the vegetable ragout. This dish is easy to make for a large gathering. Just put the ragout in small bowls, break the egg on top and put in the oven for a few minutes. Recipe courtesy of Épices de […]

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April 1, 2017

Sri Lankan Black Curry Pork Recipe

Black curry is a typical blend in Sri Lankan cuisine. Select spices are lightly grilled and served with basmati rice and grated coconut. A very aromatic curry. Recipe courtesy of Épices de Cru Ingredients: 2 lbs pork shoulder, cut in cubes 13½ oz coconut milk 3 pieces pre-soaked goraka or ¼ cup vinegar 3 cloves […]

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September 1, 2016

Grilled Fish with Citrus Vinaigrette

It doesn’t get much easier than this! Recipe courtesy of Épices de Cru Ingredients: 1½ lb fillet sea bass with skin (or striped bass, red snapper, or yellow perch) Coarse sea salt, about ½ tsp. salt for every 6 oz. fish 1 tsp lemon zest, grated 1 tsp orange zest, grated Juice of ½ lemon […]

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August 1, 2016

Dukkha Grilled Chicken

  The simple charm of this recipe lies in the endless possibility of textures we can achieve – depending on the different combinations of nuts used. It is of course also delicious with only one type of nut (adjust the quantities if necessary) or even roasted chickpeas. Recipe courtesy of Épices de Cru Ingredients: 4 […]

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May 25, 2016

Spring Salad with Poached Eggs Recipe

This is the perfect salad which allows us to take full advantage of the first spring vegetable harvest. We prefer not to mix the ingredients before serving – one of the charms of this recipe is the contrasting tastes and textures of the various ingredients. Serve accompanied by a chilled glass of white wine and […]

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April 1, 2016

Apicius Pork Tenderloin

This recipe reproduces Roman Imperial flavors as faithfully as possible using ingredients available today. Since sugar was unknown to the Romans, it’s more authentic with pekmez (grape molasses) or honey in sweet and sour dishes. Ingredients: 2 pork tenderloins 3 Tbsp Apicius Roman blend, ground Salt, to taste ½ cup flour 4 Tbsp olive oil […]

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April 1, 2016

Roman Chickpea Braise Recipe

An easy vegetarian side dish or hearty lunch. Classical Roman chefs wouldn’t have used sugar, but grape molasses (pekmez) or honey. Ingredients: 1 large leek ¼ cup olive oil 4 cloves garlic, chopped 2 Tbsp Apicius Roman blend, ground 1 bunch Swiss chard, chopped 2 cups chickpeas, cooked Salt to taste ¼ cup pekmez* or […]

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November 1, 2015

Spice of the Month Recipe: Shakshuka with Kale and Goat Cheese

Serves 4 Ingredients: ¼ cup olive oil 1 small onion, diced 1 cup kale, chopped 5-6 cloves garlic 1 tsp Cumin, ground 1 tsp Gorria pepper, ground 1 can (28oz/900g) peeled tomatoes 4-6 eggs ½ cup goat cheese Parsley, chopped Basil, chopped salt Method In a large pot, heat oil over medium. Add the onion, kale, […]

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January 20, 2012

Things You Never Knew About Sardines

Everybody knows something about these delicious little fish, but we’re confident that we’ve got plenty of new info on sardines in here for you.

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February 1, 2010

Chinese Tea Eggs

Ingredients: 6 Eggs 3/4 Cup Soy Sauce 2 Star Anise 2 Tablespoons Black Tea (We Used Pu-Erh) 1 Cinnamon Stick 1 Teaspoon Sugar 1 Tablespoon Comet Tail Or Sichuan Peppercorn (Optional) 2 Strips Dried Tangerine Or Mandarin Orange Peel (Optional) Directions: 1. Gently place the eggs in a medium pot and fill with water to […]

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October 1, 2009

The Mahjoub Family’s Lablabi

Ingredients: 2 cups Dry Chickpeas (About A Pound Dried Or 2 Pounds Cooked) 4-6 cloves Garlic, Minced Sea Salt To Taste Slices Of Day-old Bread Broken Into Small Pieces Moulins Mahjoub Sliced Preserved Lemons Moulins Mahjoub Sun-dried Tomatoes Moulins Mahjoub Sun-dried Garlic Moulins Mahjoub Wild Capers Moulins Mahjoub Harissa Ground Cumin Extra Virgin Olive Oil […]