Coconut Thumbprint Cookies with Kaya

I tweaked these cookies from my favorite thumbprint cookie recipe. The idea came to me when I did the macarons for the Daring Baker’s challenge, I have lots of leftover kaya, I used it as centers/filling for these cookies. These are really good cookies, one of my tweaks that I’m really proud of, I also […]

Jambalaya

My first Daring Cook’s challenge experience gave me confidence to try another rice dish: Jambalaya. This is a Louisiana Creole dish of Spanish and French influence; a New World version of the Old World dish paella according to wikipedia. This recipe is from Good Housekeeping Magazine (Feb 2005). I made this rice dish using chorizo […]