Saturday, January 25, 2020

Cardamom - My Novel Love!

I direct maintain a novel dearest - cardamom!  I don't know how it has taken me soooooo long to honour this wonderful spice, but I'm then glad I direct maintain now.  Actually, I approximate I've loved it for a long fourth dimension - I simply didn't know it.  It's a fundamental element inwards Chai Tea, as well as I absolutely LOVE Chai Tea.  I simply had no sentiment that the wonderfully intoxicating flavour inwards Chai was cardamom.  (Side banker's complaint - I've worked on a recipe for Chai Tea mix for a while, as well as direct maintain it tinkered to my liking ... but I'll relieve that for a hereafter post.  Stay tuned!)

Cardamom, to me, has a fabulous as well as really unique, intense flavor.  Descriptions I've read of it depict it equally having "eucalyptus tones," but to me it's similar a really florally peppery taste.  I don't intend in that place are whatever words to create it's flavour justice, honestly.  I intend y'all simply direct maintain to sense it for yourself.

Oh, I'm really much looking frontwards to getting to know my novel dearest better.  Here are a few of the cardamom recipes I've constitute that pique my interest:

Strawberry Cardamom Shortcake
Cardamom Roasted Almonds
Cardamom-Dark Chocolate Tart (oh, my!)
Chai Shortbread (Hmmmm ... perchance amongst a loving cup of Chai Tea???)
Cardamom Vanilla Poundcake
Chocolate Cardamom Truffles
Cardamom Creme Brulee (can't hold off ...)

It'll accept me a piece to function through these, but balance assured I invention on trying each one!  And, balance assured, I'll allow y'all inwards on the results.  Cupid's cardamom arrow has definitely struck me!