I was inspired by Megan of My Baking Adventures to actually document and track my “gotta try it someday” list. It is sure to be an ever evolving … never ending … work in progress ….
In no particular order:
1.) Home made, hand rolled pasta 03-21-09 Daring Bakers Lasagne Challenge
2.) Puff pastry dough
5.) Caramel candies
I have acquired the secret recipe I was longing for … now have to get them
7.) Key Lime Pie … the real deal
I believe I found a “real deal” recipe by Nora Ephron. See my “You Want
Pies With That” post on 06-09-09.
8.) Hand dipped chocolate truffles
9.) Conquer my fear of recipes with whipped egg whites!
First attempted in Feb … marginal success … shall remain on the list
10.) Hand rolled sushi
11.) Pot Stickers
12.) Make something really tasty with “capers” in it … any suggestions?
13.) Bake more cheesecakes from my Junior’s Cheesecake book
Carrot Cake Cheesecake 4-27 Daring Bakers Challenge
14.) Bake a Spanish Bar Cake like used to be sold at A&P … a childhood memory!
15.) Gonna buy a Weber and cook like Steven Raichlen on PrimalGrill(dot)org
Bought a Charmglow gas grill and attempting to perfect my outdoor
16.) Danish Kringle (where can I find a great recipe and detailed directions?)
17.) Rhubarb – find just the right recipe to use it in (found a rhubarb-cherry pie
recipe I am going to make)
18.) Irish Soda Bread – saw and tasted it at Whole Foods & said “I can make this”
20.) Pretzels completed 01-31-10 and posted 02-01-10
21.) Bakerella cupcake “pops”
22.) Potato Samosas — http://lifesafeast.blogspot.com/2009/05/potato-ho-down-goes-bollywood.html
23.) Indian Cuisine – Learn more and cook more!
started with Mughlai Biryani … 05-25-09 … Taste&Create
24.) Heaven and Hell Cake by Chef Stephan Pyle
25.) Hand Pies inspired by Mary at Alpineberry
26.) Tikka Masala inspired by The Merlin Menu (and Naan too!)
27.) Carnitas inspired by An Alaskan Cook’s Exploration of Food and Technique