Caregiving from my kitchen

Tag: condiments

Hollandaise, Two Ways

Hollandaise, Two Ways

Two methods to make Hollandaise Sauce – traditionally on the stove, and a blender technique. Both easier than you may think! The other day, someone in a gluten free forum announced that she had found a gluten free Hollandaise sauce mix – at which point […]

Chocolate Chili Peanut Sauce

Chocolate Chili Peanut Sauce

Ever just need a sauce to add flavor to plain food, or bring several different elements together into one meal? Does a chocolate chili sauce sound interesting? When you think about it, many of our favorite dishes are defined by the sauce. Classic French cooking, […]

Quick Chipotle Peanut Sauce

Quick Chipotle Peanut Sauce

Fix this quick chipotle peanut sauce very easily, and then keep it on hand to use in many recipes! This year, as I move away from my salad lunch, I didn’t go straight to soup. I’ve been intrigued by the rice/grain bowls I’ve seen, and […]

Apple Pie Spice

Apple Pie Spice

Make your own Apple Pie Spice Blend, to celebrate apple season, and enjoy a different flavor in cereal, coffee, and baked goods! It seems that it is already Pumpkin Spice Season. I see ads for spiced coffee drinks, people are making pumpkin spice muffins and […]

Carrot Ginger Salad Dressing

Carrot Ginger Salad Dressing

As I have mentioned before, though I have never been a vegetarian, I ate very little meat for many years, cooking mostly vegetarian meals at home. My cookbooks were vegetarian, I used tofu before it was readily available (and tempeh when it was very hard […]