This Fried Beehoon with Shrimps and Fish Cakes makes a quick, easy, and satisfying lunch. Less than 30 minutes to prepare.
Mee Suah Soup (Wheat Vermicelli Soup) – a quick and easy comfort food that takes only minutes to prepare. Add or substitute with ground pork for a heartier flavor.
Beef Ball, Kale, and Soba Soup with homemade meatballs and nutritious kale. Makes a simple yet tasty and satisfying meal.
Healthy and delicious Fettuccini with Kale, Chickpeas, and Tomatoes lightly flavored with garlic, pepper flakes, and lemon juice.
While out shopping some weeks back, I came across this Easter pasta and could not resist bringing it home. It came in a 12 ounce package of pasta shaped into bunnies, carrots, and Easter eggs. Some were colored with spinach and beetroot. It is a fun pasta to prepare for the Easter weekend.
Quick and easy Yakisoba (Japanese Stir Fried Noodles) with fish cakes, onions, carrots, and cabbage. Makes a delicious and satisfying meal.
Every kitchen needs some pantry staples. These may be simple ingredients but it is important to have them on hand for those busy days when you have to get a meal on the table quickly. Dried noodles be it pasta, rice sticks, or soba and some sauces are God sent. A meal can be prepared…
Quick and easy Japanese Curry Udon using convenient pre-packaged curry sauce mix. Your choice of udon or ramen noodles and toppings.
Soto Ayam is a yellowish spicy chicken soup, usually clear, served with nasi himpit (compressed rice cubes) or rice noodles with a variety of toppings.
Hearty and flavorful Sapporo Style Miso Ramen topped with slices of teriyaki pork tenderloin, hard boiled eggs, bean sprouts, corn, and bamboo shoots.
Pasta con Nutella, an easy dessert of chocolate tube pasta filled with nutella and cream cheese drizzled with chocolate liqueur sauce. Different but yummy!
This simple and tasty Butternut Squash Fettuccini with Roasted Garlic is very easy to prepare. Roasting the vegetables bring out their sweetness.
Chocolate Pasta with White Chocolate Liqueur Sauce – a different yet delightfully chocolatey dessert topped with luscious raspberries.
This simple Soba in Dashi Broth is light yet tasty and satisfying. There is minimum preparation work and it takes only minutes to cook.
We have a slightly shorter growing season here in Minnesota because of our long winters and cold springs. We only start growing vegetables and herbs around mid May. As I knew we will be away in June, it was pointless to grow anything then as they would not have survived the 3 weeks without some…
Tuna Noodle Casserole – a classic pantry dinner updated with the addition of broccoli, cauliflower, olives, and lime juice. Perfect for busy weeknights!
Naturally flavored tri-colored bowtie pasta is used in this textural and creative Okra and Calamari Farfalle dish. It is very tasty and easy to prepare.
It has been really nice outside. The days are bright and sunny with temperatures in the 50’s. Not exactly warm, but a light sweater or a long sleeve shirt makes it very comfortable. It’s cool and refreshing. There are also lots more fruits and vegetables in the produce section at the grocery stores now. I…
Ever so often we would have a vegetarian meal as it cleanses the palate and gives an overall sense of well being. My foodie friend Denise who has wonderful recipes and a flair for writing, reminded me of this dish in her post yesterday. Her warm roasted vegetable and pasta salad is mouth watering and…
Oodles of noodles…..I never get tired of noodles. Fried, soupy, rice, wheat, buckwheat, pasta, they are all good. I always have a good stock of dried noodles in my pantry, including the ubiquitous instant noodles. A quick meal can be prepared with just the ingredients in the pantry! I had defrosted a pack of minced…
Mee Goreng in the Prairie, an adapted version of the ever popular Mee Goreng using instant ramen, Spam, and chili spice mix. All other ingredients remain the same.