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Puff Pastry Chicken Pot Pie

Puff Pastry Chicken Pot Pie

There’s nothing quite like tucking into a hot bowl of Chicken Pot pie. The comforting feeling of warmth this dish brings is second to none. Perhaps this is why this classic dish is so widely popular all across the world. Every cuisine has a slightly 

Oven Roasted Fennel

Oven Roasted Fennel

Perhaps one of the more underappreciated root vegetables perfect for an oven roasting is the humble Fennel. This anise-rich Vegetable has such a wonderful flavor and, like so many Vegetables like it, tastes at its best when caramelized to perfection in the Oven. They can 

Afghan Cookies

Afghan Cookies

Perhaps quite a foreign dish for Americans, the classic Afghan Cookies are a staple treat in New Zealand and are much loved in that part of the world. They are a chocolate-based cookie (or biscuits as they’re referred to there!) made from a combination of 

NY Style Pizza

NY Style Pizza

Having lived for several years in NY we’ve been so unbelievably blessed with eating great Pizza. Truly, this city produces some of the best (if not THE best) Pizzas in the world. The classic NY Style Pizza, or NY Slice as it is often called 

Fire Roasted Cabbage with Red Pepper Yoghurt Sauce

Fire Roasted Cabbage with Red Pepper Yoghurt Sauce

The humble cabbage has had a resurgence in popularity in recent years, and with good reason. Its versatility in the kitchen is outstanding as it can be prepared in so many ways and pairs well with so many different foods and cuisine types. This recipe 

Crispy Duck Fat Potatoes

Crispy Duck Fat Potatoes

One trick we’ve only recently adopted when cooking is to store any excess fat into some sealable glass jars for future use. This stuff is absolute liquid gold for cooking, and it always felt like such a shame to be throwing it out when there 

Dark Chocolate Cookies

Dark Chocolate Cookies

Sometimes the need for Chocolate is so great that a simple Chocolate Chip cookie won’t be enough. Sometimes you need more Chocolate to satiate that craving! Well, when the Chocolate demands get that great then there is only one solution – Double Chocolate! These Dark 

Authentic Juicy Lucy Burger

Authentic Juicy Lucy Burger

Juicy Lucy is a famous Cheeseburger hailing for Minneapolis. What separates this burger apart from the millions of other Cheeseburgers going around is that the Cheese is stuffed inside the ground Beef! Once bitten into, the gooey, molten cheese melts out making for a unique 

Easy Summer Salads

Easy Summer Salads

Coming into the warmer months it’s time to pack away the crock pot and deep fryers and whip out that salad spinner! As the warmer months start to roll in, planning for tasty meals that aren’t too heavy or heat the kitchen to insanely hot 

Chili Baked Potato with Cheese

Chili Baked Potato with Cheese

This recipe may very well be peak comfort food. A beautifully baked Potato that’s fluffy on the inside with a light, crispy skin shell. Sliced open, then topped with tangy Cheddar Cheese that becomes deliciously melty and gooey from the piping hot Potato. Then, we 

Passionfruit Cupcakes

Passionfruit Cupcakes

These Passionfruit Cupcakes are wonderfully light and vibrant. The zesty tang of the Passionfruit gives a wonderful brightness to the Cupcakes, and pairs amazingly with the cake, which is flavored with Vanilla. The techniques involved in this recipe will ensure that the Cupcakes will remain 

Spicy Chicken Tacos

Spicy Chicken Tacos

We are stanch believers at Dinnertime Somewhere that everyone needs a great Taco recipe in their back pocket. Those Taco Tuesdays come around real quick and often so you don’t want to be unarmed for it! Lucky for you, we’ve got you covered with these 

Authentic General Tso’s Chicken

Authentic General Tso’s Chicken

To some diehard Chinese cuisine purists, they may find the recipe title misleading. Sure, the classic General Tso’s Chicken is not an ‘authentic’ Chinese dish, but one that has been honed and perfected in Western kitchens. But who cares? The idea of westernizing dishes for 

White Wine Braised Leeks

White Wine Braised Leeks

The perfect Vegetable Side dish needs to fulfil a few key criteria. It must taste amazing (of course!). It must provide a unique counter-flavor to the main being eaten to give the overall meal balance. Finally, it needs to bring something unique to the table, 

Steak Crostini with Horseradish Cream

Steak Crostini with Horseradish Cream

The combination of bold flavors is what makes this dish so special, and such a crowd favorite at events. There are few appetizers or canapes that are more memorable than the famous Steak Crostini with Horseradish Cream. Whether it’s at a wedding, a corporate event, 

Red Chicken Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Red Chicken Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce

A staple of the mid-week family dinner is this absolute classic and much-loved dish. Yes, the famed Red Chicken Enchiladas are consumed by the millions in households all around the world every week. For good reason too! They’re tasty, affordable, and easy to make. The 

Spicy Thai Beef Salad

Spicy Thai Beef Salad

Whoever said that Salads are dull and boring has clearly never eaten this dish. There is perhaps no better example to show naysayers of Salads being ‘boring’ than a Spicy Thai Beef Salad. The immense flavor that a well-made Thai Beef Salad produces will rival 

Heirloom Tomato Pasta with Mint

Heirloom Tomato Pasta with Mint

This bright and vibrant Heirloom Tomato Pasta with Mint dish is the perfect meal for the warmer months of the year. It tastes so fresh and light, with the natural flavors of the Heirloom Tomatoes and Mint being the star ingredients. With only a few 

Red Snapper Aguachile

Red Snapper Aguachile

Perhaps its just me but it seems like recently Aguachile dishes are popping up everywhere! Not that I’m complaining at all! This wonderful Ceviche-style dish from the Sinaloa region in Mexico is one of the best ways you can enjoy raw seafood. There are many 

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf Cake

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf Cake

Coffee and Cake. It’s a classic and famous pairing of food and drink that is popular all over the world. It’s no surprise therefore that Starbucks went big on their Cake menu. Nothing better than ordering that Grande Latte with a side of cake to