Posts Tagged "Ginger"

Sweet Potato Dessert Dumplings with Fennel Pollen Recipe

Posted by on Mar 7, 2010 | 16 comments

Sweet Potato Dessert Dumplings with Fennel Pollen Recipe

I dedicate this dessert to my mom.

Sweet potato holds a special place in her heart. Whenever she eats it, she retells how my grandfather would sometimes cook sweet potato in with their rice when she was little.

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Spiced Wine Poached Persimmon Recipe (and food photography musing)

Posted by on Dec 10, 2009 | 25 comments

Spiced Wine Poached Persimmon Recipe (and food photography musing)

I’ve only been blogging since April and I’ll admit, my photography skills have improved a lot. I also notice how other bloggers have really stepped up their game produce stunning, professional quality food photography.

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Giveaway! Win Keller’s “Ad Hoc” Cookbook + Comfort Food Recipe

Posted by on Oct 10, 2009 | 135 comments

Giveaway! Win Keller’s “Ad Hoc” Cookbook + Comfort Food Recipe

3 winners are announced! Thanks for the participation and look out for more giveaways soon.


WHAT THE HECK!? Thomas Keller’s new cookbook Ad Hoc at Home, once scheduled to release in mid- November, is sneakily in stock now on Amazon. I’m eagerly awaiting my copy in the mail…wee!!

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Tutorial: Mama Fury’s Wontons Recipe

Posted by on Aug 11, 2009 | 32 comments

Tutorial: Mama Fury’s Wontons Recipe

My mother may not be the most fantastic cook (shh!) but she has three killer specialties:

1) Winter lamb brisket stew
2) Chinese barbecue pork (Cha-Siu 叉燒)

and the third is her wontons.

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2 Oil-free, Stress-free Salad Dressing Recipes

Posted by on May 26, 2009 | 16 comments

2 Oil-free, Stress-free Salad Dressing Recipes

Recently, I threw a very successful barbecue and all the guests O.D.’ed on the abundance of meat. In addition, I’ve received numerous invitations to dine out

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Victory Curry Chickpea Dip Recipe

Posted by on May 11, 2009 | 19 comments

Victory Curry Chickpea Dip Recipe

Tonight is THE NIGHT in Vancouver: it’s Canucks do-or-die against the the Chicago Blackhawks. When hockey season hits, Vancouver transforms into the ultimate hockey city.

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