cured shad roe (from


this is an attempt to preserve data from a now defunct website – (

thank god for the wayback machine… I’m attempting to archive the rest of right now

Gallopinto (Nicaraguan Rice and Beans)


I wanted to work on my rice & beans and ran across this on – I think it’s simply one of the best,¬†and simplest, rice & beans recipes I’ve ever sampled.

basic takoyaki


this is a fairly straightforward takoyaki recipe – I’ve been using 1/2 tsp hondashi per 2 cups water to make dashi – I think its fine, but I’m kinda waiting for someone to tell me that ratio is wrong…