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Knife Skills Safety Tips

Knife Skills Safety Tips

Everybody knows knife skills are fun to learn. However, did you also know that knife skills also means safety and precise cutting methods means best cooking results? As much as it is fun to cut, it is not fun to cut yourself. A lot of […]

How to make Pizza Dough and pizza sauce

How to make Pizza Dough and pizza sauce

Yes, an Asian American Momma can make Italian pizza why not? I’ve been making pizza for the last five to six years since I graduated from culinary school. I love making bread so making pizza was a natural progression of things to come.  Fresh homemade […]

Korean Scallion and Chive PaJeon

Korean Scallion and Chive PaJeon

    Pajeon is a popular Korean ban chan that is a pancake. Easy to make and I like a thin crisp pajeon. If you like a thicker pajeon texture, just add more flour to the mixture and less water. I like to use seltzer […]

Korean Fish Cakes, simple recipe

Korean Fish Cakes, simple recipe

Korean fish cakes are one of my favorite banchan (side dish) of the Korean cuisine world.  Easy to make and you can eat it cold or hot anytime. This recipe is for a small bag of fish cakes. You can double the ingredients, if you […]

How to Make Chinese Broccoli ( Gai-Lan)

How to Make Chinese Broccoli ( Gai-Lan)

  It’s a new year means, it’s a new you!  At the start of this year, I craved the simple things in life like Chinese broccoli, also known as Gai-Lan. It’s a healthy leafy green.  Last night I made it with a simple steaming and […]

Pro Baking Tips that will help!

Pro Baking Tips that will help!

  Pro baking tips that we all could use in the kitchen.  The holidays are upon us, 2017 is coming to an end!  Let’s make life easier in the kitchen, by following some pro kitchen tips. All chefs have a basic discipline for baking and […]

The Art of Making Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

The Art of Making Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate chip cookies were not my favorite cookie growing up. Partly, because I didn’t like “Chip Ahoy chocolate chip cookies,” because they are hard and dry. There are people who love a crispy dry chocolate chip cookie, but not me. I am a fan of […]

Chocolate Chewy Brownies

Chocolate Chewy Brownies

Everybody loves a good brownie and when it’s made from scratch it’s even better! Listed are instructions on how to prepare the brownie pan for baking. Then the recipe of my chocolate chewy fudge brownies. Optional to add chopped walnuts or pecans.   Align the […]

Crab Rangoon

Crab Rangoon

Crab rangoon is a popular fast food fried appetizer found at many Chinese food restaurants. Crab rangoon is a hot cream cheese filling using imitation crab sticks. That’s right. Crab rangoon isn’t actually made with real crab meat, but with imitation crab meat. The imitation […]

Hotteok Korean Street food pancakes

Hotteok Korean Street food pancakes

The oh so popular Hotteok street food found on the streets of South Korea. I have never been there and I wish I could eat all the delicious street food that they offer. But since that cannot happen right now I will settle for learning […]