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Recipe: Vietnamese Sour Soup (Canh Chua)

Recipe: Vietnamese Sour Soup (Canh Chua)

The salmon steak reminds me of Vietnamese Sour Soup, one of the childhood dishes my mother would make. While Vietnamese Sour Soup is commonly made with catfish, my mother often substituted salmon steak. So when I saw salmon steak on sale recently while grocery shopping, I picked up a piece and decided to put together...

Recipe: Chocolate Carrot Truffles

Recipe: Chocolate Carrot Truffles

Here’s a simple recipe for a chocolate truffles that brings together carrots and chocolate. The original recipe uses peanut butter as a base, but any other nut butter will do too. Each piece comes out to about 40 calories and makes a nice portable snack. Keep them in an airtight container in the fridge. Chocolate...

Recipe: Minimal Paleo Orange Chicken With Cauliflower Rice

Recipe: Minimal Paleo Orange Chicken With Cauliflower Rice

Orange chicken is one of the more popular dishes found in American Chinese restaurants and take out, but I never really knew what is was until more recently. I found out more about this dish when I read about Whole30-complaint and Paleo-friendly versions for this dish. The typical orange chicken found at restaurants usually involves...

Recipe: Bacon Wrapped Baked Egg Cups

Recipe: Bacon Wrapped Baked Egg Cups

Here’s a nice idea for your nice brunch, breakfast potluck, or social gathering. It’s paleo-friendly, low-carb, and very easy to make. It takes under 30 minutes. All you need in terms of appliances and tools is an oven and either a set of muffin cups or a muffin tray. Ingredients: (6 pieces) 6 strips of...

Enjoy a Friends, Giving Platter from Nando’s PERi-PERi

Enjoy a Friends, Giving Platter from Nando’s PERi-PERi

This month Nando’s PERi-PERi launched their Friends, Giving platter at all their restaurant locations. This platter includes a whole flame-grilled PERi-PERi chicken tailed to your liking, and a side of garlic mashed potatoes and roasted Brussels sprouts. The platter feeds 2-3 people and is perfect family and friends sharing a meal this holiday season. Bring...

Recipe: Baked Fish Cakes with Purple Sweet Potatoes

Recipe: Baked Fish Cakes with Purple Sweet Potatoes

Here’s a recipe for baked fish cakes. The fish cakes are made with minced white fish, lightly seasoned with red curry paste and fresh herbs. I used cod fish here, but tilapia, halibut, or any other whitefish would be fine too. I minced the fish using a food processor. Alternatively, you can purchase finely minced...