Bibimbap with Flank Beef Ribs

Bi-Bim-Bap with Beef Bulgogi

The well known options around Asian cuisine in America are dominated by Chinese, Japanese and Thai restaurants.  One unfortunate side effect is that the amazing food from Korea gets crowded out.  My favorite Korean recipe is easily the workhorse dish of the country – the Pad Thai of Korea, if […]

Mini Polenta Pizzas

If there’s one meal where you can’t go wrong and that everyone can agree on, it’s homemade pizza.  Seriously, is there anyone who doesn’t like pizza? Here I’ve taken another favorite food, polenta, and turned it into crusts for these mini polenta pizzas. Mini Polenta Pizzas With some planning ahead, […]

Roasted Garlic Confit

If you have been wondering how to fill your home with the wonderful smell of roasted garlic, read on.  This is a simple way to make roasted garlic in the oven and come away with a batch of garlic infused olive oil as well.  It’s a great building block recipe […]

Homemade Ginger Ale Recipe

Wondering what to do with a SodaStream Carbonator, other than making a lot of fizzy water?  Unless you have been successful at recreating the Coca-Cola secret formula, I suggest starting with something simple like this homemade ginger ale recipe. Ginger syrup for making a homemade ginger ale In this particular […]

Spinach, Potato & Chickpea Curry

Spinach, Potato and Chickpea Curry Everyone loves a great curry, but not everyone loves spending all day in the kitchen toasting spices and prepping vegetables.  Somewhere between delivery from your favorite curry house and making your own Garam Masala (which everyone should do once), there must be a shortcut.  Let’s […]