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Arabic Coffee Brownies with Cardamom Chocolate Frosting 

Arabic Coffee Brownies with Cardamom Chocolate Frosting 

It’s only fair to share… These Arabic Coffee Brownies with Cardamom Chocolate Frosting taste just as good as a cup of Arabic coffee! The center is perfectly gooey and the cardamom frosting is as heavenly as it gets! It’s that time again. After a number of fruity and lemony desserts, […]

Baked Brie with Apricot Jam and Pistachios 

Baked Brie with Apricot Jam and Pistachios 

It’s only fair to share… Gooey Baked Brie with Apricot Jam and Pistachios is so beautiful and delicious it’s the perfect appetizer to satisfy a hungry crowd!   My sister in law went to a baby shower recently and raved about a Brie in Puff Pastry with Apricot Jam that […]

Vegan Pumpkin Chili

Vegan Pumpkin Chili

It’s only fair to share… You don’t need meat or sour cream for this delicious Vegan Pumpkin Chili! It’s guaranteed to be a vegan lovers favorite- even if you’re not vegan! When I think of chili I think back to my college days of eating Wendy’s Chili with french fries […]

5 Minute Salmon Dip

5 Minute Salmon Dip

It’s only fair to share… Never walk into any party empty handed! 5 Minute Salmon Dip is a great and easy recipe for those last minute gatherings! With lots of salmon and capers and just a pinch of smoked paprika it is absolutely scrumptious! It seems like there’s a movie day, […]

Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies

It’s only fair to share… These Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies are festively delicious and perfect for class parties since they’re nut free, easy to make and one batch makes 52 cookies! It’s Christmas cookie time! Can you tell? This is like the 3rd holiday inspired cookie recipe that I’ve done […]

Decadent Hot Chocolate

Decadent Hot Chocolate

It’s only fair to share… As the weather changes from cool to cold, you’ll need a delicious and easy recipe for Decadent Hot Chocolate to warm you up. Made with heavy cream, milk and two kinds of chocolate your belly will love you for it! Yes, you can take the […]

Looking Back at 2016 and Looking Forward to 2017 for Recipe Nomad

Looking Back at 2016 and Looking Forward to 2017 for Recipe Nomad

It’s only fair to share…2016 has brought a lot of big changes to Recipe Nomad! Where do I begin… I started working for Shanghai Family Magazine, creating recipes and doing an occasional feature story. To date I’ve written 10 recipes and 2 features. I love working with Shanghai Family Magazine and […]

Homemade French Fried Onions

Homemade French Fried Onions

It’s only fair to share… No French’s Fried Onions? No problem! Homemade French Fried Onions are so much tastier than buying the canned ones and have no additives or chemicals! Expat problem #12954353… French’s Fried Onions. Yes fried onions can be listed among the many problems facing expats around the world. After […]

Sage Stuffing Stuffed Mushrooms

Sage Stuffing Stuffed Mushrooms

It’s only fair to share… Bite-sized Sage Stuffing Stuffed Mushrooms is the perfect way to use up leftover Thanksgiving stuffing. They’re full of Thanksgiving flavour and so easy to make! Deliciously irresistible! Do you have lots of Thanksgiving stuffing leftover and don’t know what to do with it? I always […]

Easy and Hearty One Pot Beef Stew

Easy and Hearty One Pot Beef Stew

It’s only fair to share… Easy and Hearty One Pot Beef Stew, full of seasonal vegetables and chunks of beef is the perfect winter meal! Don’t be intimidated by the time it takes to make it though. The flavours developed from a long slow simmer is worth the effort! I […]

Candy Cane Cookie Sandwiches 

Candy Cane Cookie Sandwiches 

It’s only fair to share… Are you looking for the perfect Christmas Cookie? Everyone is going to love these Candy Cane Cookie Sandwiches. Full of candy canes and peppermint extract these cookies just scream MERRY CHRISTMAS! As the weather gets colder it could only mean one thing… Christmas is almost […]