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“Top Chef Canada” judge Eden Grinshpan’s first cookbook “Eating Out Loud” reflects her bright and bold Israeli heritage. The chef has poured more than 100 recipes into her cookbook—many that are familiar...

Mad hunt for vintage candy

by Phil_A_Mignon 14 years ago

My wife, for years, has raved about a holiday candy she enjoyed when she was a young girl back in the late seventies, early eighties. She calls them "mint puffs" which she's sure is not the techni...

Mint leaves turned brown

by lisaleira 1 year ago

Nice fresh mint leaves left out and many turned brown. Can I still use em for tea? Or should I try to pick away the brown? So many learning moments, cooking at home. Thanks all :)

Substitute for fresh mint in Turkish soup

by sophia519 2 years ago

I was watching Milk Street and want to make the Turkish red lentil soup shown on the program. Recipe calls for garnishing with fresh mint. Since I don’t care for fresh mint, I thought I’d substitut...

Can I substitute dried peppermint for mint in recipes?

by lisaleira 2 years ago

Hello! I have a ton of dried peppermint from Frontier Market that I use for tea. Is this the same as the mint you find fresh in the store? I’m wondering if for recipes that add a bit of mint, if d...

Mint Jelly!!

by treb 4 years ago

I was out the other day and ordered a lamb slider, it came with a side of mint jelly. Oh, those were the old days..... mint jelly! Memories came rolling back to me, when I grew up my parents w...

Spicy Greek Yogurt and Mint Dip

by mikidep 4 years ago

I needed to use some leftover fresh mint, so I drew some inspiration from the Internet and came up with this: - 150g (about 1/2 cup) whole greek yogurt - 1/4 cup finely minced fresh mint leaves...

Mint Chip Ice Cream from Fresh Mint -- how to get proper flavor?

by arielleeve 5 years ago

So I had a thread about this a few years back but wanted to revive the conversation. I tried making mint chip ice cream a few summers ago using fresh mint from my CSA. After all the work of making ...

Mint Mystery

by munchkin1 5 years ago

I have been reading savory recipes that call for mint. (And my neighbor gave me some.) I can't seem to get beyond mint as peppermint patties, chocolate chip mint icecream, peppermint gum, creme de ...

Mint extract - making

by jounipesonen 5 years ago

Anyone have any ideas for a non-alcoholic solutant for fresh mint leaves? Glycerol would be good but extremely expensive here in Finland for food-grade product as only available in tiny bottles ...

afghani soup needs dried mint

by rmarisco 6 years ago

Making Aush (Afghani noodle soup) today. The dried mint specified in the recipe - is it spearmint? Peppermint? Can anyone tell me the name of the herb in Afghan Persian so that I might look for it ...

ISO: Recipes using Dried Mint

by content 6 years ago

I picked up a 1 oz bag of dried mint today, but I only need 1 teaspoon for the recipe I'll be making. I'd love some suggestions on ways I can use the rest of it. Tried and true recipes would part...

most flavoured mint?

by Fuffy 6 years ago

Am disappointed with mint my daughter grows - like much mint I buy the flavor is weak when I use it in cooking raw or cooked. Does anyone know of a particularly flavorful mint I could grow?

Too Much Mint

by Euonymous 14 years ago

As the result of a serious gardening mistake, which I really should have known better than to have made, I now have an entire raised bed, about 5 ft. by 3 ft., of flourishing mint. I need to get r...

Where to buy Corsican mint and Kentucky Colonel mint in NYC?

by qwerty1 6 years ago

Are there any stores/garden centers that carry Corsican mint and Kentucky Colonel mint in NYC? I tried two stores near me as well as the nearest Green Market and none of the carried either. Is my...

Mint or peppermint for mint ice cream?

by qwerty1 6 years ago

I'm thinking about making no-churn mint ice cream. I was wondering which was preferable - mint or peppermint and why? In this case I'll be using extract, but this also applies to churned ice crea...

Looking for fresh mint leaves

by sherrib 6 years ago

Hi All, I'm staying on Collins in Miami and want to know where I can go to purchase fresh mint leaves. Publix didn't have. Tyia.

How to make peppermint cream brownies?

by snax 6 years ago

Hey there, I made my first batch of brownies the other day based off the Pret-A-Manger recipe. It was seriously fab, but I was wondering how i could make a layer of peppermint cream to go on top? ...

Best culinary mint (for mojitos, really)

by AnneInMpls 15 years ago

Are there any cook-gardeners who can advise me on what kind of mint to plant for my summer mojitos? Which mint would give me that classic mint taste? I'll probably be making a few Vietnamese su...

Yum Gum: Orbit Mint Mojito

JK Grence the Cosmic Jester
by JK Grence the Cosmic Jester 14 years ago

I know that a lot of you Chowhounds love Orbit gum, and I just have to tell you that the new Mint Mojito flavor is quite possibly their best yet. It's a great balance of spearmint and lime. The f...