Compound butters

So what is a compound butter? It's simply a flavoured butter composed with butter and a variety of different flavours. The possibilities are endless when it comes to flavours so here I've made lime & chili butter, basil and orange butter, Earl Grey & honey butter, mint & cumin butter (try with lamb), thai butter … Continue reading Compound butters

Thai Cashews

I bought Trader Joe's Thai Lime & Chili Cashews last time I was in the US and was determined to replicate the flavours for two reasons: because they are delicious and because they are not available in Canada. Ingredients: 4 cups cashews 1 egg 1 pack kaffir lime leaves (approximately 50 leaves), dry 1-2 red thai chilis, depending on … Continue reading Thai Cashews