A reader asked me what miso paste tastes like, while she has enjoyed miso soup at Japanese restaurants, she couldn’t quite imagine what cooking with miso paste would be like. So what flavor dimension does miso paste add to a dish? If I had to just choose one single word, I’d say “umami” which is just a fancy foodie term …
It’s nearly mid-January and I’ve been working hard testing recipes, writing, photographing my next Steamy Kitchen book. Writing a cookbook is possibly one of the most challenging things I’ve ever done – even skydiving holds no candle to obsessing over creating perfect recipes and enticing photos for 12 months. I’ve enlisted one of my best friends, Kelly, to help me …
Homemade Asian Orange Vinaigrette is so incredibly fresh and vibrant tasting and only takes a few minutes.
A light pasta with broccoli, sautéed chicken and a secret ingredient, miso.
A one-pan meal! A simple recipe for pork chops with white wine pan sauce
I don’t know what I like better: the collard greens, the rich pot liquor or digging out the bits of smoky meat from the ham hock! The Collard Greens recipe is from my good friend and fellow food blogger, Lisa Fain, who writes the blog, Homesick Texan. She’s a 7th generation Texan who moved to New York City for a job …
A recipe for grilled calamari with lime.
A recipe just like the Chicken and Rice served on Halal Carts in Midtown Manhattan, but using leftover turkey instead!
3-ingredient Cheese Puffs (Gougeres) for Thanksgiving dinner. Includes recipe for Mushroom Pate.
Microwave instructions for Spaghetti Squash with Tomatoes and Basil with step by step photos.
A recipe for Chili and Basil Scallops by author of Mighty Spice Cookbook, John Gregory-Smith.
Kimchi Omelet Recipe – a simple 10 minute recipe for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Created for Mitsukan!