how to fry with coconut oil

Fried Bananas

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As a typical Pinterest browser I recently discovered a delicious recipe for “fried bananas”. I’m not a huge banana fan but my son loves bananas, so I like finding new recipes for him to try. This recipe would be great for weekend breakfasts on top of warm pancakes or french toast. The recipe is really simple and most of the ingredients are probably already in the house. Ingredients: 1 or 2 bananas About 1 tablespoon of Kelapo coconut oil Cinnamon; to taste Sugar-free Caramel Syrup; optional Directions: In a medium sized skillet place heat on medium and add in coconut […]

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Perfect Latkes

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I have to say, I was nervous the first time I ever made latkes for Dave. He grew up eating them from his grandmother – so I had a lot to live up to. Latkes are a potato pancake eaten in particular at celebrations in the Jewish faith. Today is Yom Kippur, and while many are fasting in observance of this High Holiday, I wanted to share with you my recipe. Instead of frying these in vegetable oil, I used coconut oil (of course) for a nice crispy outside and wonderful flavor. Another reason to use coconut oil for this […]

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Top Chef Seattle: The Fried Chicken Challenge

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We have reached the point in the season where there is no longer immunity, which means we are almost to the end!  By now we should only be seeing top rate dishes, but tonight that may not be the case. Quickfire Challenge: The challenge is to create their own sushi dish and one of L.A.’s four Master Sushi Chefs, Katsuya Uechi, was on hand to judge.  This challenge stumped Josh, who put bacon pieces in his sushi. However, Stefan impresses the guest judge with his Yellowtail with Grilled Shiitake and Raw Lobster with Seaweed and Unagi and wins the challenge, […]

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