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May recipe: Roasted strawberry rhubarb oven jam

5.11. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. Every year, in the hot months of summer, my Oma would make oven jam. My Opa would buy her bushels of fresh apricots and plums […]

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April recipe: Three Layer Parsnip Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

4.11. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. With Easter on the horizon we wanted an extraordinary cake for the occasion, one with a funky twist, moist flavor and sumptuous icing. Three Layer […]

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February recipe: Pork Vindaloo

2.13. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

A few years ago we traveled to India. India is the place where Paul’s brother and sister-in-law met, and where Paul’s brother lived and worked for a number of years. It is a vibrant country with a huge diversity of cuisine. We learned early on in our travels, how hard it is to recreate dishes […]

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January recipe: Roasted Vegetable Fattoush Salad

1.8. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. Crunchy zatar seasoned pita chips, sweet caramelized onions, roasted tomatoes, and crisp, lemon laced vegetables; this Roasted Vegetable Fattoush Salad is a perfect light & flavorful dinner for these […]

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December recipe: Blackstrap Molasses Cookies

12.9. 2016 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. There are many things to recommend these Blackstrap Molasses Cookies. They have a complex, caramel taste with a warm spiciness and satisfying soft texture. […]

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November recipe: Caribbean Spiced Roasted Chicken

11.21. 2016 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. Several years ago, while traveling in New Orleans, Rebecca and I heard about a local chef who made a traditional roast every weekend for […]

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Kate Wentland: What I’m eating this week

11.10. 2016 Posted By: The Mennonite

Kate Wentland originally comes from Claremont, California, and teaches at the national seminary in Nanjing, China, serving under Mennonite Partners in China and Mennonite Central Committee. She’s been a vegetarian almost 20 years, and writes a food blog: https://keitopotato.wordpress.com/. With the shock of the recent United States election, many of us are craving comfort foods. Living in China for […]

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