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Amazing Asian Slaw

Amazing Asian Slaw

This amazing Asian slaw really is – amazing. The flavors are so bright and refreshing. As Springs kicks in full-time, and Summer is just…

Amazing Asian Ribs

Asian Braised Short Ribs

These Asian Braised Short Ribs are seriously finger-licking good.  The Asian influences are Chinese, Japanese, Thai and Korean.  They are literally fall-off-the-bone good.  It’s…

Kung Pao Shrimp

Kung Pao Shrimp

Both the Loon and I love Chinese food so much.  As kids, we weren’t exposed to really good Chinese cuisine very much, me growing…

Thai Green Curry Chicken

Thai Green Curry Chicken

The Loon and I absolutely love Thai cuisine, and this is one of our favorite dishes.  Of course, Thai food has some heat to…

Korean Kimchee Beef Tacos

Korean Beef Tacos with Kimchi

I can’t even begin to describe how amazing this dish is.  This recipe comes from Tim Love, from his beloved restaurant Woodshed Smokehouse in…

Marinated summer vegetables over soba noodles

Marinated Summer Vegetables over Soba Noodles

Now that we’re fully into Summer, let’s make the most of it.  Marinated summer vegetable over soba noodles!  These are some of our favorite…

Chinese noodle and chicken salad

Chinese Noodle and Chicken Salad

This Chinese Noodle and Chicken Salad is so good!  Serve it warm or at room temp…both the Loon and I love the peanut sauce….

Classic Pad Thai with Chicken

Classic Chicken Pad Thai

I love pad Thai with shrimp, but I thought I’d start with the classic:  Classic Chicken Pad Thai.  Find your closest Asian market, and…

Mushroom and Tofu Steamed Dumplings

Vegetarian Steamed Dumplings

These mushroom and tofu vegetarian steamed dumplings literally explode with flavor.  Who cares if there’s no meat in these…they are amazing.  (oh, and by…

Beef & Broccoli Stir Fry

Beef and Broccoli Stir-Fry

This Chinese classic is given a bit of a Thai kick…but the flavors of this dish will really make you happy.  Serve with a…