Blog Archives for tag budget

taiwanese cucumber salad

Taiwanese Cold Cucumber Salad (涼拌黃瓜)

涼拌黃瓜 (liáng bàn huáng guā), or cucumber salad, is a very common appetizer at many Taiwanese restaurants and is a… Continue reading »

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Malaysian Street Wings

Isn’t it funny how we seem to be much more productive when we have less time to do everything? Now… Continue reading »

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Korean Pickled Radishes & Jalapenos

While reviewing past recipes and the write-up before the recipes, I’ve realized that my blog entries follow a very sad… Continue reading »

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Cauliflower Rice

James is going to be turning the big 3-0 soon, and he was determined to knock a few things off… Continue reading »

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Maque Choux Corn

It’s embarrassing to admit now, but I was not a huge fan of Creole or Cajun food until recently. It… Continue reading »

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Corn Potage (Japanese Corn Soup)

James and I are fortunate enough to live near Little Osaka in West Los Angeles–honestly, we probably patronize restaurants on this… Continue reading »

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My Mile-High Chili

I’ve never been a fan of chili. I’m not sure if the Chili Fairy skipped over my taste buds as… Continue reading »

Chicken Adobo

Chicken Adobo

Every ethnic cuisine has at least one signature dish that exemplifies the nuances and flavor profile of its country or… Continue reading »

With delicious summer reading and cookies on the side.

Home-brewed Iced Coffee

James is a bona-fide coffee addict. I’m not sure if this particular aspect of his personality originated during his undergraduate… Continue reading »