Joanne’s Irish Soda Bread

450g (1lb) whole wheat flour 65g (2 1/4 oz) wheat germ 65g (2 1/4 oz) wheat bran (oat bran) 225g (8oz) pin-head oatmeal (quaker oats or steel cut oats) 2 tsp soft brown sugar 1 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 liter (1 3/4 pints) buttermilk Sesame seeds and wheat germ to...

Gong Bao Chicken with Peanuts

This recipe is based on the one at The Splendid Table. We changed a couple things when we served it at Cinema Flee. We made a 5 times quantity and it served 12 people with just a bit left over. Ingredients 1 lb chicken. Mix of breast and thigh meat is good. 3 cloves...
Hummus from Scratch

Hummus from Scratch

I’ve been on a kick lately trying to see how cheaply I can make something really good. ┬áThis one turned out well. Buying sesame seeds instead of commercial tahini allows you to toast them and gives the hummus a nice texture. I figured out the seeds cost about...