There's nothing better than snacking on fresh tropical fruits like mangosteen...
Baingan ka Bharta: Smoky and Spiced Eggplant Mash
Longan and Mango Popsicle
Lauki Chana Dal – Soupy Lentils with Bottle Gourd (a light and nutritious Indian curry)
Longganisa and Atsuete Fried Rice - deliciously simple, deliciously Filipino
Baked Kohlrabi Fries. So guilt free. So good.
One of the top 5 requested cocktails in the world; the Long Island Iced Tea, is made with 5 spirits and actually tastes like sweet iced tea.
roasted cherries + black pepper + goat cheese
Bobby Flay didn't stand a chance in the Meatball Throwdown against Grandma Maroni's Meatballs (100-year-old recipe)
A homecook's rendition of popular restaurant dish - Wok-Fry Four Seasons (String) Beans 干煸四季豆
Shopping mall food court soup dumplings (xiao long bao) are pretty decent, considering North American mall offerings.
Snake beans (yardlong beans) simply and deliciously stir-fried with spicy bean paste and garlic!
Roasted Eggplant with Sun-dried Tomatoes - a versatile dish to be used as a dip, spread or a side.
Filipino Eggplant Omelet.
Long Green Beans with Anchovies and Sriracha: fiery enough for Valentine's Day, delicious enough for everyday.
Chinese Soup Dumplings from Nom Wah in Chinatown, NYC.
Chocolate Peanut Butter Tag-a-dos Cheesecakes - get ready for Girl Scout Cookie Season!!
Chinese sweet soup (tian tang) for the Lunar New Year.
Braised green lentils with smoked kielbasa
Five Minute Tagalongs
Peruvian-spiced whole roasted chicken
Longganisa, Filipino-style sausage, with fried eggs and fried rice.
my take on Yang Chow Fried Rice with heaps of goodies
Tea-marinated turkey breast for this month's Daring Cooks challenge
Kheer – Indian Rice Pudding with Nuts and Saffron. A comforting dessert for festivities.
Chicken cooked with wild and long grain rice and artichoke hearts makes a tasty one-pot meal.
Popular and festive Chinese braised e-fu noodles with pork, shimeji mushrooms and nappa cabbage.
Indian flavored Sweet and Sour Bottle Gourd: a popular but unusual vegetable cooked with a hint of spice.
because there are 108 days until girl scout season, and I can't wait that long...
Yi Mein, Chinese longevity (birthday) noodles. Quite possibly, the best birthday present you could give yourself!
Oxtail Ravioli with Caramelized Duck Demi-Glace
A simple tomato sauce pasta made with sour-savory Ilocos longanisa. Simply delicious
sourdough bread, with whole-wheat flour and wheat germ