This cool, refreshing, and tasty Stuffed Cucumber Kimchi will surely perk up your rice meals. It has a crunchy texture and is easy to prepare.
These Baked Panko Crusted Yellow Squash Fritters are a tasty alternative to french fries. Easy to prepare and wonderful as a snack or appetizer.
These quick and easy Pickled Cucumbers are great as a snack or condiment for your sandwiches. They are delightfully cool and crunchy.
Cucumber Mint Cooler topped with your choice of club soda, seltzer, or water, and a squeeze of lime juice. It’s cool, fizzy, and super refreshing.
Healthy and warm Kabocha Kale Salad with Miso Butter Sauce, perfect for cooler evenings and days. Toasted pumpkin seeds provide crunch and texture.
This Quinoa Salad with Kabocha and Roasted Garlic makes a light and healthy lunch or a tasty side dish. Meyer lemon gives the dish a nice zing!
These light and delicate Cucumber Mint Sandwiches can be enjoyed as a mid morning snack or savored later in the day with your favorite cup of tea.
Fragrantly delicious and “addicting” Pan Fried Miso Butter Pumpkin sprinkled with toasted sesame seeds. Great as a snack or side dish.
Nothing beats this refreshingly cool Avocado Cucumber Smoothie on a hot summer’s day. It is totally satisfying for breakfast yet light enough for a snack.
Make a light and incredibly tasty salad or meal with this Spaghetti Squash with Arugula Pesto. It is perfect for those on a gluten free diet.
This light and fluffy Kabocha Cranberry Brown Rice Couscous is gluten free and vegan. It is delicious served with a stew or as a stand-alone dish.
This quick and easy Zucchini and Egg Fried Rice can be made in 20 minutes. It is much tastier and healthier than take-out.
This delicious Stir-Fry Spaghetti Squash with Shrimps is a twist on the classic Jiu Hu Char, often served as a filling for lettuce wraps.
Golden Pumpkin Pakoras coated with chickpea flour, garam masala, chili powder, ground turmeric, and cumin seeds. They are crispy crunchy and gluten free.
Tasty and eye catching Spiral Vegetable Tian using summer’s bounty from the farmer’s market. These individual servings are sufficient for a light lunch.
Warm and comforting Hoto Nabe (Flat Noodles Miso Hot Pot) with kabocha squash, thinly sliced pork, napa cabbage and tofu. Perfect for the cooler months!
A warm comforting soup especially good during the winter months. Delicious served with crackers or crusty bread.
Aromatic Nyonya Style Pumpkin and Shrimp Curry in a creamy, spicy, and tangy sauce. Very appetizing and delicious served with rice.
Here in North America, we are blessed with many varieties of squashes. Pumpkin, butternut, and acorn squashes are mainstays. Of these, my favorite is the butternut squash and remain to this day, although there are new contenders vying for that spot now. I was reluctant to try what appeared to me as odd and weird…
I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. We had a lovely one. The weather was just gorgeous and the fall colors were at their best. It was great to be outdoors doing a little yard work and cycling. Ro-Ri San and I cycled to the farmer’s market several miles from our home. It was…
A tender steamed cake made with light and fluffy kabocha squash, raisins, and walnuts. It is delicious served with fresh fruits and green tea.