Catherine Enfield

Catherine Enfield Catherine Enfield writes the blog Munchie Musings.

Web Site: http://www.munchiemusings.net


Finally! Dinner at the Movies – Studio Movie Grill

Dec 19, 2014
Finally! Dinner at the Movies – Studio Movie Grill

For ages I have been wanting Sacramento to get one of those theaters where you get to dine while watching the movie.  I was thinking more like the eclectic places like Foreign Cinema in San Francisco or Five Star Theater in Glendale. The new Studi...

Brunswick Stew and a Giveaway

Dec 14, 2014
Brunswick Stew and a Giveaway

Never heard of Brunswick Stew? Maybe because it's a Southern dish and not seen on many menus. It's a stew filled with vegetables and lots of meat. In fact, that's the major distinguishing factor, lots of shredded meat, making it really thick. It's also...

Krusteaz Blogger Bake-Off – Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread Biscotti

Dec 6, 2014
Krusteaz Blogger Bake-Off – Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread Biscotti

While some people eat biscotti year round, I tend to associate it with the holidays and gift giving. Now that it's December, biscotti has been on my mind. Couple that with the cold weather, you also start to think about traditional comfort foods for co...

Filipino Caldereta (Beef Stew w/ Liver Sauce) done Sous Vide

Dec 1, 2014
Filipino Caldereta (Beef Stew w/ Liver Sauce) done Sous Vide

I'm not well versed in my own heritage regarding Filipino food. I know the basics: lumpia, adobo, and pancit.  This recipe for Caldereta is one I did not grow up on, but have had to discover on my own as an adult.For those unfamiliar with Filipino...

It’s not worth it to drive Lyft and Uber in Sacramento

Nov 24, 2014
It’s not worth it to drive Lyft and Uber in Sacramento

As if I don't have enough to do, I decided in August to start driving for Lyft. Not because I need the money, but because I need a social outlet on the weekends. I'm plenty busy during the week, but often get bored on the weekends. And if you haven't f...

The Best Covered Bridge in the World is Near Us

Nov 17, 2014
The Best Covered Bridge in the World is Near Us


Forget about the Bridges of Madison County, the longest covered bridge in the United States is nearby in Nevada County.  This weekend my BFF and I took a day to go shopping in Nevada City and then headed to check out the covered bridge on a beautiful fall day. 


Thai Beef Stew

Nov 7, 2014
Thai Beef Stew

If I was stranded on a desert island and only given one type of food I could eat for the rest of my life, it would be Thai food. I love the flavors of the spices and fresh ingredients such as lemon grass, lime, peppers, and coconut milk. This is a...

Sriracha Corn in the Sous Vide Supreme

Nov 3, 2014
Sriracha Corn in the Sous Vide Supreme

Here's a quick and easy recipe for those Sriracha lovers out there.  What I love about this recipe is that the Sriracha gets into all the crevices of the corn. Soooo good.Sriracha Corn on the Cob2 pieces, corn on the cob, shucked1/2 cup of Srirach...

Steamed Pumpkin Sticky Toffee Pudding done Sous Vide

Oct 28, 2014
Steamed Pumpkin Sticky Toffee Pudding done Sous Vide

We are fast approaching the holidays and so it made me think of what I could make in my new SousVide Supreme that was holiday oriented. Last month I had made Filipino chicken adobo, a dish I grew up with from my Filipina mother. This month I'...

Sriracha Popcorn Balls for Halloween

Oct 26, 2014
Sriracha Popcorn Balls for Halloween

I am not one of those Sriracha superfans. You know the ones. They carry Sriracha bottles around with them and put it on everything. In fact, I rarely use the stuff at all. But these days there is Sriracha chocolate, Sriracha chips, Sriracha candy.Recen...

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