Tag: classic

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 

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 

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 

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, 

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 

Butternut Squash and Garlic Soup

Butternut Squash and Garlic Soup

Good cooking is all about using seasonal, good quality ingredients, and preparing them in a way that allows them to shine. There is perhaps no better representation of pure cooking than Soup. A great Soup showcases good ingredients better than any other type of cooking, 

Tasty Summer Dishes

Tasty Summer Dishes

It’s Almost Summertime for our friends in the Northern Hemisphere so what better time than now to share some of our favorite Tasty Summer Dishes! By no means is this list exhaustive, but simply a bunch of recent summery recipes we’ve made that are absolutely 

Salmon Stock

Salmon Stock

The core of any delicious Seafood Broth or Soup is in the Stock. All the flavors that you taste in the very best Seafood Soups, Broths, and Bisques come from a good quality Fish Stock. You can make a load of different versions, and this 

New Mexico Huevos Rancheros

New Mexico Huevos Rancheros

Huevos Rancheros is a hugely common breakfast dish served across Mexico and the southern states of the USA. It is a delightful and flavor packed meal consisting of beautifully fried eggs and crispy tortilla chips that are served drenched with a vibrant, spicy Chili / 

Crispy Scallion Pancakes with Crispy Duck

Crispy Scallion Pancakes with Crispy Duck

I’ve got a couple of absolute must-order dishes whenever I’m eating out at restaurants. If there’s Mac and Cheese as a side dish, it’s getting ordered. If I’m at a Malaysian or SE-Asian restaurant, I’m getting Roti Bread. Finally, and probably my more favorite and 

Chorizo Scotch Eggs

Chorizo Scotch Eggs

The fact that this recipe even exists is a miracle, and a testament to cooking ingenuity. The sheer creativity by the English to come up with a concept of boiling an egg, encasing it in sausage meat, then breading and deep frying is simply amazing. 

Chicken and Chorizo Rice

Chicken and Chorizo Rice

This classic Spanish recipe of Chicken and Chorizo Rice carries all the hallmark colors and flavors of dishes from that region. Beautiful bright colors of red and orange give the dish a stunning, vibrant look on the plate. The huge flavors of spice from Cumin,