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PANCAKE DAY

PANCAKE DAY

Top of the mornin’ to you my Galley Peeps! Tomorrow is  Pancake Day and I’ve put together some of my Galley faves for you. I remember Pancake Day or as some call it Shrove Tuesday, Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday, being one of my favourite Mommy-meal days…pancakes and sausage…pancakes and bacon…all smeared with butter and smothered in maple syrup. Sometimes, I would accompany my Dad on his ‘out in the district’ trips (he was a research scientist for the department of agriculture) and…

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PINEAPPLE CREAM CHEESE BREAD PUDDING

PINEAPPLE CREAM CHEESE BREAD PUDDING

On good sailing days, breakfast onboard R.E.D. is usually really simple. Getting an early start to catch the best wind is the priority, so quick and dirty – eat, wash up and untie the lines is the way we go. Then there are those days when we like to laze around, when around the crack of noon breakfast has turned into brunch. While Captain is up on deck with his second cup of coffee, wiping off the morning dew or…

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YUMMY DATE CAKE (Stove Top Version)

YUMMY DATE CAKE (Stove Top Version)

Dates to this cake is like bananas are to banana bread. They make the most rich, sweet and ever so moist treat.   YUMMY DATE CAKE 2 cups pitted dates 2 cups boiling water 1-1/2 tsp baking soda 3/4 cups white sugar 2 tbsp dark brown sugar 2 eggs 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted 1 tsp Chai spice mix 1/2 tsp sea salt 1-2/3 cups flour Place dates, soda and boiling water into a bowl, cover and set aside for…

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FRIED BANANAS with HONEY RUM SAUCE

FRIED BANANAS with HONEY RUM SAUCE

FRIED BANANAS with HONEY RUM SAUCE 1 tbsp coconut oil 1 firm banana, 1″ slices 1 tbsp honey 1 tbsp rum Fry banana slices in coconut oil, turning when browned. When browned on second side remove to serving plate. Add honey and rum to coconut oil and simmer until thickened. (this should take only a minute or two) Drizzle over bananas and enjoy. These are ‘oh my’ delicious, like little banana candies. Great for a quick sinless dessert or a…

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APPLE CAKE with CARAMEL RUM SAUCE

APPLE CAKE with CARAMEL RUM SAUCE

Yet another of my Omnia Oven creations… …a little sweet treat for my Captain… …just a few ingredients… …mixed and packed into our little stove-top oven …while the cake was cooking I made the rum sauce… …I cheated a bit here – 2 burners used but you know I could have used one if I had wanted to… …be careful when adding the cream as the mixture bubbles up quite a bit… …in a mere 30 minutes I had this…

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GREEK YOGURT CRÊPES with COCONUT RUM SAUCE

GREEK YOGURT CRÊPES with COCONUT RUM SAUCE

On a lazy day when the weather may not be conducive to sailing or for a special weekend brunch at anchor this crêpes and sauce recipe adds a elegant start to your day… …to a small saucepan, add a couple of tablespoons of coconut oil, and stir until melted… …add a couple of tablespoons of maple syrup, agave, or honey… add a healthy splash of dark or spiced rum and simmer until reduced and slightly thickened… …add sliced peaches or…

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