dips

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Dip Vegetables Into Ramen Powder

When you think of “dipping” foods you probably imagine dunking them into a bowl of creamy, often umami-forward dip. This is usually done to make chips even more indulgent and vegetables more exciting, but you don’t necessarily need a sour cream base to accomplish the latter. All you need is…

Make A Quick, Easy Dip With Instant Miso Soup

Make A Quick, Easy Dip With Instant Miso Soup

I have been eating a lot of instant miso soup lately—mostly for breakfast—because it is easy and intensely savoury, and intensely savoury is a comforting flavour (for me). I also find eating chips and dip to be comforting; the repetitive shoveling motion is almost meditative. Combining the two was an…

Why Not Host A Dips And Drinks Party This Holiday Season?

Why Not Host A Dips And Drinks Party This Holiday Season?

‘Tis the season to be partying and, when planning a festive gathering, it helps to have a theme, focus or motif. I enjoy almost any kind of party, but my current favourite party concept is D&D—as in “dips and drinks.”