Tomato-Olive Oil Rice Cakes by Benlian Food

  * * * Snack 3 of 4 in Try the World Box Review Each week I’m featuring snack products from different countries. After eating and reviewing each treat, I’ll create recipes inspired by them! Below are my thoughts and reactions.   EXPECTATION: Rice cake with hints of tomato and olive oil. REALITY: Rice cake with tomato and olive oil seasoning, would taste even…

Omelette du Horseradish Fromage

* * * Remember the lonely little beet? Turns out he was so alone for so long that he shriveled up…didn’t know beets could do that…So the goat cheese sought for a new companion, one that would wrap around and comfort her. * * * ~*~ RICE OMELETTE ROLL WITH HORSERADISH CHÉVRE ~*~ More commonly eaten in it’s paste form, wasabi,…

Horseradish Goat Cheese

* * * Once upon a time, there lived a lonely beet in my fridge. He stayed in the cool, dark vegetable draw for over 3 weeks, waiting patiently to be invited to the nightly dinner party. However, the only way he could be eaten was with a tart, creamy girlfriend to balance out his sweet, earthiness. I didn’t feel…

Boozy Mustache Cookies

    * * * I asked my boyfriend, Jordan, what flavor he associates with mustaches: Uhhh, I guess maple syrup since lumberjacks have pretty intense facial hair. That got the ball rolling and made me think of the French moustache paired with COFFEE, British whiskers with TEA, and finally American mouth brows with BEER. Imagine that sandwiched between 2…

Mini Cookie Stash by Belgian Boys

  * * * Snack 2 of 4 in Try the World  Box Review   Each week I’m featuring snack products from different countries. After eating and reviewing each treat, I’ll create recipes inspired by them! Below are my thoughts and reactions.   EXPECTATION: mini mustache cookies that taste like gingerbread. REALITY: Right on the money! Even better when dunked in hot tea.   *…

Apple Oatmeal Cookies with the Works

This recipe took a lot of painful brainstorming. I just didn’t know how to approach it… Should I re-create these easy-but-kinda-boring Coconut, Cashew, Apple Thins by blitzing all the ingredients in a food processor? Or should I go outside of the box? Maybe make trail-mix clusters, or better yet, an actual Apple Cookie! I asked friends and family what they…

Apple Cookies by The Beginnings

  * * * Snack 1 of 4 in Try the World Box Review   Each week I’m featuring snack products from different countries. After eating and reviewing each treat, I’ll create recipes inspired by them! Below are my thoughts and reactions.   EXPECTATION: A cookie or cluster of big chunks of apple, nuts, & dried fruit. REALITY: A granola cracker.   * * *…