Japanese Sea Vegetable Salad Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="491"] photo by Newtown grafitti [/caption]   (This is one really nice and healthy raw vegan recipe) I’m absolutely in love with sea vegetables and this salad is simple yet busy enough for those who are still a bit timid of seaweed. Use what’s in season...

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Japanese Tomato Tartare Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by Edsel L [/caption] One great thing about living in Florida is that otherwise seasonal produce, like tomatoes, are available locally and year round. I found a great stock of sweet grape tomatoes at the farmer’s market over the weekend, from...

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Arame Salad with Cuke Tataki Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by milst1 [/caption] Warning: This bold and spicy seaweed salad is not for the faint hearted! I really love spicy foods, which is often reflected in many of my recipes. Of course, you can lower the spiciness by reducing or omitting the jalepenos...

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Rice and Shrimps Recipe

Ingredients 2 lbs of shrimp (skin removed) 4 cups of beer 2 tbsps lime juice ½ cup onions (chopped) ¾ cup green chili (chopped) 1 cup rice ¼ tsp pepper 1 laurel leaf 3 tbsps margarine ½ cup mushrooms (sliced) 2 pimiento (sliced) How to Cook Rice and Shrimps 1. Wash and drain well the shrimps. 2....

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Tips for Cooking Tofu – The Fundamental Techniques

  Being a vegetarian means you should be familiar with tofu and the many recipes that you can create with it. It seems like yesterday when tofu was considered as the protein for vegetarians and vegans. But as more new information is shared, people slowly learned that tofu is not the only...

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Popular Cooking Methods to Give the Dishes Form and Flavor

  Braising or baking, boiling or broiling, roasting or grilling, frying or just smoking? Poaching, caramelizing or blanching? Which one would you prefer? Indian food cuisine incorporates different cooking techniques and a variety of masala mixes and curry powder concoctions to bring out the true...

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Kalbi: Korean Short Ribs Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="375"] Photo by joyosity [/caption] Kalbi is a Korean style grilled short rib. It’s a very delicious and tender cut of beef that cooks up very fast. I love going to Korean restaurants and having all the great sides laid out before me as I grill at the table...

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3 Delicious Asian Fusion Recipes

image: kabocha Kabocha Ratatouille You will need: ½ kabocha (Japanese pumpkin), cut into bite-sized pieces 1 red bell pepper, diced 2 large carrots, diced 1 small onion, coarsely chopped 5 small tomatoes, coarsely chopped 1 cup fresh corn 350 ml dashi 1 ½ tablespoons soy sauce ...

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Thai Red Curry Poutine Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by nefasth [/caption] Let's cook some Thai Red Curry Poutine. You will need: 1 shallot, finely diced 3 cloves of garlic, finely minced 2 tablespoons oil 2 tablespoons red Thai curry paste 2 tablespoons curry powder 1 can coconut...

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Mapo Tofu Recipe

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by crd! [/caption] Hello, it’s me again! Today, I would like to share with you a dish that I make quite often. It is one of those comfort foods that’s hot, hearty, spicy and extremely easy to make. Did I say easy? It’s called Mapo Tofu and with...

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