Entries tagged shallots

January 8th, 2012

Rice vermicelli with minced chicken, chilli, bamboo, basil and other things

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I can’t vouch for the authenticity of this “Thai” dish, but I can vouch for the flavour. There is something about the combination of chicken, Thai basil, chilli and sweet soy that is just really good. So: here is my attempt at Almost a Recipe. (I say almost because I’m not really very specific with […]

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April 1st, 2011

Sauteed garlic and shallots, charcuterie, fromage

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You wouldn’t think that while traveling through Provence (of all places) you would think “you know we need? More garlic!” But that’s what K requested, and her wish is my command. So, to have on bread, with other tasty things from the market: garlic and shallots, cooked slowly in olive oil, butter, salt, pepper. And […]

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