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Spring Roll Salad
Dinner, Featured Item, Gluten Free, Lunch, Main, Sauce, Seafood, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Spring Roll Salad

Spring rolls are such a wonderful combination.  Always so light and fresh, they’re the perfect snack!  So why not turn this tasty snack into a full-fledge meal?  This salad is like if you tore off the end of several spring rolls, dumped them into a bowl and poured peanut sauce […]

Five Ingredient Peanut Sauce
Featured Item, Sauce, Sauces, Vegetarian

Five Ingredient Peanut Sauce

Why is peanut sauce so good?? I think you could dip almost anything into it and it would taste like  the best thing you ever ate.  Vietnamese restaurants have the very best peanut sauce too.  It’s always perfectly creamy and spicy with just the right texture. I have tried A […]

Saag Paneer (Tofu)
Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Main, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Saag Paneer (Tofu)

Indian food is probably my very favorite cuisine.  People that know me always joke that I could eat it every day and I think I actually could.  The spices and ingredients come together in such a flavorful and powerful way that the word that comes to mind is nourishing.  Between the […]

Adzuki Bean Noodles
Dinner, Featured Item, Lunch, Main, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Adzuki Bean Noodles

I want to preface this by saying that I wanted to call this Pad Thai but I opted not to because since it doesn’t contain tamarind or some of the required ingredients to be considered traditional Pad Thai.  It does however bear similarities with the overlapping ingredients, so it reminded me […]

The ONLY Way to Peel a Mango
Appetizers, Breakfast, Fruit, Snack

The ONLY Way to Peel a Mango

Mangos are one of my favorite fruits…they are juicy and bright and some days can be good enough to transport you from your desk to the beach, even if only for a minute or two.  For as much as I like mangos, I don’t eat them enough and I finally realized […]

Blistered Shishito Peppers
Appetizers, Sides, Snack, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Blistered Shishito Peppers

These shishito peppers are a copycat recipe from The Girl & the Goat in Chicago.  I had them one time and that was enough for me to become completely obsessed with them.  Unfortunately, with it being a nationally acclaimed restaurant that takes months to get in to, I had to […]