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Superbowl Sunday Provisions

Happy Superbowl Sunday or as Stephen Colbert calls it “Superb Owl Sunday.” Today the Seattle Seahawks and their young QB Russell Wilson take on the Denver Broncos and future hall of famer Peyton Manning. With the top defense (Seattle) taking on the top offense (Denver), here’s to an exciting game. I don’t have specific allegiance […]

Wipe Those Onion Tears Away

Everyone who steps foot in a kitchen dreads chopping onions. But are the involuntary tears the price the cook must pay to get that lovely flavor? Here is a brief explanation via wikipedia on the science behind the tears and below that are the best ways to avoid the tears altogether: …Chopping an onion causes […]

RoodonFood 1st Anniversary

Today is RoodonFood’s 1st Anniversary. I’ve learned so much in the last year about cooking (veg, vegan, meat, gluten free etc). Thank you so much for stopping by, especially to those following since the beginning. Feel free to email me at roodonfood [at] gmail.com or comment if there are any recipes you’d like to see […]

Cadbury Creme Egg McFlurry: A disturbance in the force

My brother is on the snack beat in London currently. One of the first things he sees: a sign for the Cadbury Creme Egg McFlurry. My love for the quintessential Easter candy is documented but this sounds waaaaaay too rich. Warning: Image (in my opinion) is disturbing: Call me old fashioned but I don’t think […]

Stomach Flu Foods: Mashed Potatoes, Apple Sauce, Toast

The Chew just featured some amazing looking hamburgers. Mmm. Tator tots and a milkshake go great with burgers. Walking by a local bodega, I remembered a delicious chicken salad sandwich they make. I’m out of Cadbury eggs. Argh. My birthday is on March 3rd too boot so I hope to be better by then. Unfortunately […]

The latest food inspiration from my landlord: Barbeque

Yesterday the Landlord and company were having the best smelling barbeque. He has unwittingly provided me food ideas multiple times lately.  The closest I had to barbeque was a McCormick Mesquite spice which I mixed with panko breadcrumbs and coated chicken burgers. I opted for pan-frying. They turned out great.   They had just the […]

Looking for inspiration on healthy, easy meals? Check with your landlord.

Everyone gets in a food rut from time to time. And a difficult week can really kill your urge to make delicious meals. Sometimes though, the answer of what to cook comes right to your nose. I don’t know what happened in the last few months, but suddenly my landlord and/or his family learned to […]