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links: food

How do you drain the fat off of your ground beef? at Ask Metafilter

Crustless spinach, onion and feta quiche at Baking Bites

Can anybody recommend a decent champaign for a mimosa? at Ask Metafilter

dulce de leche cheesecake squares, by Smitten Kitchen who is going to kill me with fabulousness someday soon

I love Cauliflower! It’s healthy and delicious! Help me find good ways to eat it! at Ask Metafilter

Are European-style butters better? at Baking Bites

cake lollipops! at Bakeralla

on the UtiliTea electric kettle at The Kitchen

white bean hummus at Baking Bites

Ateco 6.5 inch lady lock form, at Amazon, also 4.5 inch lady lock form

Garlicky Beef Daube at Pink of Perfection

· comments [14] · 02-12-2008 · categories:food · recipes ·

14 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Erica // Feb 12, 2008 at 11:21 am

    Oh the cake lollipops are just way too cool! I love those.

  • 2 YC // Feb 12, 2008 at 12:10 pm

    I got a UtiliTea kettles this last Christmas. It’s as good as described on the site. The only thing is the temp turn knob is a little loose. Otherwise, it pours beautifully and I refill it with filtered water from a Nalgene (to keep the base dry). Heats water incredibly fast.

  • 3 missy // Feb 12, 2008 at 1:12 pm

    Favorite cauliflower= the pizza place up the road that batters & deep fries it and serves it up with ranch dressing. Yum!

    Oh, wait… healthy?

  • 4 Dori // Feb 12, 2008 at 2:21 pm

    The cake lollies are so cute!! Thanks for letting us know about this and all the wonderful links you do. I love your blog!!

  • 5 Jen // Feb 12, 2008 at 2:25 pm

    uh… what are the lady lock forms for? are they cake decorating piping tips? they sound awfully large for that.

    I also grew up pouring fat right down the drain, though if there’s a lot, I dilute with soapy water first. however, now that I’ve moved in with my husband, he won’t let me do that. he’s always drained into a container and thrown it out, but we live on the second floor and we’ve had back ups from what our upstream neighbours have allowed to go down the pipes.

  • 6 megan // Feb 12, 2008 at 2:37 pm

    Jen – They are for forming cream horns, and gosh, the Amazon description doesn’t mention their use. I put the link here for me to find later since I was surprised to find a sort of obscure pastry item on a not-obscure website.

  • 7 Cakespy // Feb 12, 2008 at 2:41 pm

    Bakerella’s Cake Lollipops are awe-inspiring! And I just tried this wonderful Cauliflower with garlic and goat cheese that they do at Metropolitan Market’s deli…very good.

  • 8 MamaLana // Feb 12, 2008 at 3:48 pm

    I also had to look up the weird lady lock form. What a strange utensil!

  • 9 splatgirl // Feb 12, 2008 at 6:28 pm

    European butter, yes, especially for homemade croissants. I’m gearing up to make a couple of batches of almond ones with both Plugra and Lurpak to compare and then gifting them to my neighbors for Valentines day.
    Even better for just spreading on stuff is cultured butter. It’s like the crack of butters.

  • 10 Sarah // Feb 12, 2008 at 7:07 pm

    Oh my goodness, is it my lucky week or what?!

  • 11 Lava // Feb 13, 2008 at 5:10 am

    I think I’ll try the white bean hummus. I loves me hummus…

  • 12 allison // Feb 13, 2008 at 9:34 am

    It’s a great day when I come to visit notmartha and *every* single link is somthing that I want to click and learn more about! Thanks for such a great addition to my tuesday.

  • 13 lydia // Feb 27, 2008 at 2:27 pm

    Thank you for linking to the dulce de leche cheesecake squares – I saw them and had to make them for a baby shower I hosted this weekend. I left out the chocolate glaze, but they were still so delicious, plus having such small pieces rather than a whole cheesecake slice was great. New mother, guests and my husband thank you for your link!

  • 14 I Heart Bakerella’s Cupcake Lollipops | Fantasy Food // May 17, 2008 at 3:29 pm

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