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Old 03-25-2007, 03:58 PM   #1
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Food Ideas

On a forum I used to visit someone used to pick 5 or 6 main ingredients and there was a 'pantry' of staple ingredients, then contributors used to send in their menu ideas.
These were all in the "Pantry"

Dry Goods


strong plain flourplain flourblack peppercuminself raising flourcornflourcorianderpaprikabaking powdercream of tartarchilli powderstar anisearrowrootgranulated sugarcinnamonnutmegcaster sugaricing sugarmacegaram masalasoft brown sugarmoscavado sugarfennelmustard seedssuetcocoamustard powderoregano (dried)coffeesea saltthyme (dried)bay leavestable saltpeppercorns, blacksage (driedasafoetidawholemeal flourbuckwheat flourturmericfenugreekdried yeastoatmealcurry leaveslime leavesclovescardamomscaraway seedssaffronjuniper berriesground ginger

Oils, Vinegars, etc


olive oilsunflower oilparsleysagehazelnut oilsesame oilcorianderchervilchilli oilwhite wine vinegardillchivesred wine vinegarbalsamic vinegarlemon grassbasilmalt vinegarmintthymerosemarysorreltarragonrosemaryoregano


Sweet Stuff

tabascosoy saucehoneygolden syrupoyster sauceMaggi seasoningvanilla podsblack treaclehorseradish saucefish saucefood colouringrose waterLea & Perrins WStomato pureealmondswalnutstomato ketchupbrown saucepecans70% chocolatewasabi pastetruffle, small tinsultanas



chicken stockbeef stockeggsbuttervegetable stockfish stockolive oil spreadlard/Trexgarlictin anchoviesmilkcreamgalangalchampagne, 37.5clcreamsour creamshallotscoconut milkyoghurt, naturalCheddar cheesewhite uncut loafwholemeal loafParmesan cheesestreaky baconred winewhite winelemonslimesdried breadcrumbs1 can tomatoes 800gorangesbunch spring onionscognacdry sherrymarscapone cheesericotta cheesegelatinecapersfresh gingerfresh hot chilliesonions

Anyone interested in picking 6 main ingredients and we could 'have a go'?

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