Tag: <span>vegetables</span>

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Recipe Testing: Sesame Wow Greens

Here’s another vegan recipe I tested for Terry Hope Romano’s upcoming international cookbook. So far, I’ve tried her fresh noodle soup in sesame miso broth, ginger marinated cucumbers, pumpkin potato panko cutlets, as well as her spicy kale coconut relish. This time I tested another one of her Japanese-inspired dishes – oshitashi, a Japanese spinach...

Steamed Salmon With Sauteed Vegetables

An electric food steamer is not a necessity in the kitchen, but it sure is convenient! Usually I steam foods over the stove using a steamer basket or rack and a large pot of water. However, when I was visiting my brother a while back, I found his electric food steamer buried in the kitchen...

Dinner at home

Here are a few pictures from dinner at my mom’s place the other week: Chicken and vegetablesDelicious marinated chicken wings and legs with a pile of vegetables cooked with garlic. Mushrooms and bamboo shootsA combination of mushrooms, bamboo shoots and white shirataki noodles. The shirataki noodles are flavorless but has a nice tender texture. It...

Water Spinach

This Asian vegetable looks like a mix of watercress and spinach. It grows in similar conditions as watercress and has the nutrition value like spinach does. It tastes similar to spinach but is crunchy. It is very easy to prepare. Most simple way is to pour some oil in a heated skillet, add some garlic,...

Union Square Farmers Market (Photos) cont.

At the farmers market, I also came across the White House Organic Farm Project bus. They road trip around the country in a yellow school bus, fund raising and promoting the concept for the next President to start an organic farm at the White House. Excerpt from their website: “TheWhoFarm Project is a non-partisan, petition-based...

Union Square Farmers Market (Photos)

Yesterday I was passing by 14th Street and Broadway and I came across the farmers market at Union Square. The farmers market can be found every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, from 8am to about 6pm. Here you’ll find bunch of local farmers, food suppliers, bakers, gardeners, etc. selling organic fruits and vegetables, freshly baked...

Oxtails… Pt 2

Caribbean-style Oxtails This recipe was retrieved from FoodNetwork.com. It is from an episode of Emeril Live. I was never a crazy fan of Emeril Lagassee. I found the whole “BAM” thing to be quite annoying after a while. I decided to give this recipe a try and made a few slight modifications. This recipe worked...

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