Garlic

Tempero Caseiro - Brazilian Onion and Garlic Base

Tempero Caseiro – Brazilian Onion and Garlic Base

Because Brazilians use onions and garlic so much in their foods they have created an onion and garlic base to help them save time. This base, called tempero caseiro in Brazil, is a simple mix of onions, garlic, olive oil, and salt that can be stored in the fridge for up to two weeks.Read More
Garlic Toasted Almonds

Garlic Toasted Almonds

These toasted treasures are a quick and easy snack to prepare and the garlic flavour blends well with the almonds. For some additional bite add a few red chilli flakes.Read More
Gai Lan with Toasted Garlic

Gai Lan (Chinese Broccoli) with Toasted Garlic

Darker, leafier, and more slender-stemmed than Western broccoli, gai lan is nonetheless a cousin in the Brassica family, which also includes most cabbages, cauliflower, mustard greens, and bok choy. It's worth seeking out in Asian grocery markets, but if you can't find it, this recipe will work just as well with regular broccoli or broccoli raab.Read More
Skordalia Greek Garlic Dip and Sauce

Skordalia – Greek Garlic Dip and Sauce

Skordalia is a thick puree (or sauce, dip, spread, etc.) in Greek cuisine made by combining crushed garlic with a bulky base — which may be a purée of potatoes, walnuts, almonds, or liquid-soaked stale bread — and then beating in olive oil to make a smooth emulsion. Vinegar is often added.Read More
Culinary uses of Garlic

Culinary uses of Garlic

The garlic plant's bulb is the most commonly used part of the plant. With the exception of the single clove types, garlic bulbs are normally divided into numerous fleshy sections called cloves. Garlic cloves are used for consumption (raw or cooked) or for medicinal purposes. They have a characteristic pungent, spicy flavour that mellows and sweetens considerably with cooking.Read More
White Garlic Soup - Sopa de Ajo Blanco

Sopa de Ajo Blanco – White Garlic Soup

Everyone has heard about the traditional red gazpacho soup, and many have tasted it. However, this recipe for cold white garlic soup or sopa de ajo blanco is just as tasty and refreshing. In fact, garlic lovers would probably vote for this soup hands down. It is easy, quick and healthy.Read More
Salsa-Ajili-Mojili-Hot-Pepper-and-Garlic-Sauce

Salsa Ajili Mojili – Hot Pepper and Garlic Sauce

Ajilimójili is a hot sauce or hot and sweet sauce from Puerto Rico, traditionally served over grilled seafood, vegetables, boiled tuber vegetables and especially grilled meats. The sauce is a combination of olive oil, garlic, coriander or culantro, hot peppers, pepper, vinegar or citrus juice, all finely chopped or blended, simmered and cooled to serve.Read More
Honey Garlic Sauce

Honey Garlic Sauce

Honey Garlic is a sweet and sour sauce that tastes like a mix between honey and garlic, popular in Canada. Honey Garlic is one of the many sauces put on chicken wings.Read More
Toum Garlic Sauce

Toum – Garlic Sauce

This traditional Lebanese dipping sauce really packs a punch and goes perfect with everything from meat to bread. It contains only a handful of ingredients common to every kitchen and is quick and easy to make.Read More
Garlic Mussels

Garlic Mussels

This tasty Garlic Mussels dish is a real winner and so simple to prepare. Cleaning and de-bearding mussels can be a bit of a chore, so to save time buy the 1kg packed pre-cleaned and debearded mussels, readily available from supermarkets and good seafood retailers.Read More