Catherine Enfield

Catherine Enfield Catherine Enfield writes the blog Munchie Musings.

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


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...

Cajun Smashed Fries for a Cause

Oct 21, 2014
Cajun Smashed Fries for a Cause

Are you tired of French fries and looking for a different potato treat? Smashed fries are like a hybrid of French fries and home fries. If you like crispy, crunchy potato bits, smashed fries are for you.The first time I had smashed fries was at Bacon a...

Paul Martin’s Fall Menu is Here

Oct 20, 2014
Paul Martin’s Fall Menu is Here

Fall means a change in the weather, in the gardens, and therefore, on your plate. When the weather changes not only does our produce in the stores change, but so do our appetites. Fall means squashes, Brussels sprouts, and the beginning of braised meat...

Filipino Chicken Adobo done Sous Vide

Oct 16, 2014
Filipino Chicken Adobo done Sous Vide




Almost two years ago I tried my hand at a sous vide cooking - McGuyver style. Using just an ice chest and water boiling on the stove, I managed to cook steaks to a perfect medium rare. The trouble is, the McGuyver method means you have to...

I Escaped Room Ω

Oct 14, 2014
I Escaped Room Ω

I'm not a gamer. I don't own a Playstation or XBox. I have no interest in most computer games. When I play games on my tablet they tend to be advanced solitaire card games or Rummycube with people online. The other kind I will play is adventure/puzzle games.

Twenty years...

Thai Corn Chowder with Sriracha Popcorn Garnish

Sep 30, 2014
Thai Corn Chowder with Sriracha Popcorn Garnish

When I was in Seattle recently I ate at Michael Mina's RN74 and ordered the corn chowder.  It was poured for me tableside and in the bowl was some popcorn as garnish. I found that an interesting and sensible garnish, one I had not thought of doing...

Thai Corn Chowder with Sriracha Popcorn Garnish

Sep 30, 2014
Thai Corn Chowder with Sriracha Popcorn Garnish

When I was in Seattle recently I ate at Michael Mina's RN74 and ordered the corn chowder.  It was poured for me tableside and in the bowl was some popcorn as garnish. I found that an interesting and sensible garnish, one I had not thought of doing...

Visit some blogs and win some prizes

Sep 29, 2014
Visit some blogs and win some prizes

As usual when I come back from a food blogger conference, I've got too much swag (gifts). It's time for another swag giveaway.

But this time I'm participating in a round robin giveaway. Hundreds of bloggers attended the International Food Bloggers Conference in Seattle and some have stuff they want...

Top Fall 2014 Kitchen Items at Sur la Table

Sep 22, 2014
Top Fall 2014 Kitchen Items at Sur la Table

Top Fall 2014 Kitchen Items at Sur la Table

If you've ever been in a Sur la Table, it's downright overwhelming.  If you have a lot of time and money, you could spend plenty of both there.  I tend to be a tightwad and am easily overwhelmed by their abundance. Therefore, I don't...

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