This recipe is one of the best ways to introduce okra to your family if you haven’t tried it yet. Many people consider okra a “slimy” vegetable and stay away from it. You can avoid most of the slimy texture if you know how to properly prepare it.
Guacamole is an avocado dip originally from Mexico, but everyone has their own version these days. This is a recipe that I learned during a family vacation in the Dominican Republic.
This recipe is really tasty, delicious and it’s extremely easy to make. Yes, you heard it right – it’s an easy-peasy recipe! 😉
Indonesian “Fried Noodles” or “Mie Goreng” is a traditional fried noodle dish in Indonesia. It is a dish that is full of taste and flavour. A very common dish not only in Indonesia but also in Singapore and Malaysia.
Roasting roots and vegetables is one of my favourite methods of cooking them. Beets in particular are perfect for roasting. The roasting process allows them to retain their bright colors and enhances their naturally sweet flavour.
There are many ways to cook beets and today I want to share one of my favourite ones. It’s an oven roasted recipe that is really easy and quick to prepare.
Black Beans or Frijoles Negros is a Cuban traditional dish. It’s served over a bed of fluffy white rice, along with sunny side up eggs, fried plantain or tostones and avocado salad. It’s also served by itself like a soup.
Purple yam or “ube” as we called it in the Philippines is a very popular root vegetable when I was growing up, and it’s even more popular these days around the globe. It’s used in a variety of desserts, as well as a flavor for ice cream, milk, swiss rolls, tarts, cookies, cakes, and other pastries.
The fall season signals the last chance to admire nature’s colors and beauty. It also means the temperatures start to get low and you feel like enjoying warm and cozy dishes. This recipe for a hot tomato salad is the perfect starter for a meal when it’s cold outside.
The summer is officially over, but we can still enjoy the last of the summer produce. This delightful combination of tomatoes and avocados is a great way to celebrate the arrival of the fall season with a fresh and tasty salad recipe.
Is it a fritter or pancake? In most places in Asia and Europe, they would be called fritters, but in North America they are most commonly referred to as pancakes. In Asia, this type of food can be found in almost every street corner and it is consumed as a quick/cheap snack.