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Lunch at Thai Linda Restaurant

Photos from lunch at Thai Linda Restaurant located at 2022 W Roscoe St in Roscoe Village. Sa-Tay Tofu marinated in coconut cream with herbs and spices, grilled, and served with peanut sauce and cucumber relish dip Papaya Salad shredded green papaya, green beans, tomatoes, peanuts and shrimp in thai spicy hot and sour dressing Pineapple...

Mock Chicken Stew

I was browsing through my photo library and came across this vegetarian stew I made a while back. I figured I would post the recipe. This stew uses this mock chicken product I came across at the Asian supermarket. It is really just rolled tofu skin (or bean curd), found in a vacuum-sealed package and...

NY JapanTown Healty Food and Green Festival

Yesterday was the NY JapanTown Health Food and Green Festival. The festival took place in Midtown, on Madison Avenue between 43rd and 45th streets. Promoting a healthy lifestyle using Japanese ingredients and cooking methods, the festival aims to enlighten New Yorkers about the many wholesome foods and flavors of Japan and how to incorporate them...

Tofu Crumble

Tofu has got to be one of my favorite ingredients ever. It comes in different textures – silken, soft, firm, extra firm. It is so versatile and super nutritious too. There’s so many ways to prepare it. You can marinate it and then grill it, pan fry it, stir fry it, bake it, etc. You...

Happy Pi Day

Today is March 14, 3/14… that’s Pi Day! Pi is the symbol for the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Pi is an irrational number and is approximately equal to 3.1415926535… What better way to celebrate Pi Day than to bake and eat pies! Savory pies! Pizza pies! Sweet pies! Fruit...

Chinese New Year Feast Part 2 – Recipes

Here are the recipes for the Watercress soup, Spinach and Tofu Dumplings, and Mock Beef Dumplings from Chinese New Year Feast Part 1, along with some helpful links on dumpling making. Enjoy! I’ll write up the recipes for the delicious stir-fry rice noodles and tasty marinated beef soon… very soon.