Wednesday, November 4, 2009


zlearnshowtocook is moving to the following address

I haven't been too happy with blogspot and have liked Wordpress better anyway, so without further adieu, onto the new blog

Saturday, September 5, 2009

Hard Strawberry Lemonade

Found here

½ cup of white sugar
½ cup of brown sugar

1/4 cup honey

1 sprig of mint leaves broken up, another handful for the simple syrup
6 strawberries
2 cups of lemon juice (approx 5 lemons)

1 cup of vodka (you can always mix in more or less)

(or 1 cup of tonic/seltzer water if non-alcoholic)

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Coconut Mushroom Soup

(recipe under construction)

olive oil

3/4 cup chopped celery
1 cup chopped carrots
2 cups brown mushrooms
2 tsp. siracha

1 can coconut milk
1 can vegetable broth
1/2 cup milk

1/2 cup cilantro
1 tbsp. honey

1/2 squeezed lime
2 tsp. salt
2 tsp. pepper

Friday, July 31, 2009

Mushroom Risotto

2 1/2 tbsp. garlic
Red Onions
1/2 cup white wine
(1) porcini mushroom

1 1/2 cup white mushrooms
1/2 cup shitake

1 cup of parmesan (2) different types

add Aborio rice, when dry add vegetable stock (4) cups total

Garlic Shrimp

Deveining Shrimp

Click here.

Found here

Completely delicious. Aside from just the shrimp, entirely unhealthy.

Monday, July 27, 2009

Where to Eat in LA

Epicurious recs here.

Metrowize brunch here.

Wednesday, July 22, 2009