Tag Archives: Asian

Thai-style Chicken in Sweet Chili Sauce

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Filed under Home Cooking + Recipes

As soon as I ordered my new wok, I knew I had to add some great wok-cooking cookbooks to my repertoire.

I came across Jaden Hair’s The Steamy Kitchen Cookbook, and after glancing through some of the recipes, ordered it immediately.  I was not disappointed when it arrived.  There are so many dishes I want to cook!  But I had to make a choice for my first one, and here it is. Read More »

A Preview of Spring (Almost)

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In an effort to reflect the spring-like day today, with the beautiful sunshine, yet still a bite of chill, a soup and salad dinner sounded just right.

Much to my surprise, I found two delicious recipes in Gluten-free Cooking by Sue Shepherd.  Now, don’t get me wrong, this cookbook is great — it has beautiful photography and many diverse recipes.  But the whole gluten-free premise has thus far turned me off from trying any of the recipes.  My only experience with gluten-free cooking until this point has been those icky gluten-free brownie mixes.  Believe me, you don’t want to hear the details of the aftermath of those brownies.  Let’s just say it wasn’t pretty. Read More »