Flat Iron Vaca Frita Grande with Red Onion Mojo

Before I get to the food, there's a lot of buzz in the foodie blogsphere about the experience Melissa at Alosha's Kitchen had recently concerning recipe copyrights, especially when it comes to adapting, or being inspired by, someone else's recipe. The whole post is here: http://aloshaskitchen.blogspot.com/2008/07/illegal-or-not.html It's an interesting read. Many of us foodies, as well as … [Read more...]

Apalachicola oysters with sesame oil and cilantro

This is July's entry for The Royal Foodie Joust, from Jenn, The Leftover Queen. Last month, Peter over at Kalofagas won the joust and selected the ingredients: Seafood, Cilantro, and Sesame in any form. I could think of a few Latin seafood/cilantro recipes, or Asian seafood/sesame recipes, but the cilantro and sesame together made me scratch my head a bit. I definitely wanted to skip sesame … [Read more...]