Recipe: Croque Monsieur

A few days ago, I discovered the ever-so-popular French dish called the Croque Monsieur, which can be found in cafes and bistros all around France. It first appeared on menus in 1910, but was featured in Proust’s In Search of Lost Time in 1918.  The Croque Monsieur, or “mister crunch” when translated, is typically made…

Have you ever… Tried Bacon with Maple Syrup?

AKT Rating: 4 WOWS!  Have you ever come up with weird food combination, tried it, and realized that it was actually really tasty? Well, I definitely have. And I’m here to tell you about it. Introducing… maple syrup with bacon! This may sound totally disgusting, but I assure you, it’s the complete opposite. The sweetness of…