Category Archives: Asian

Extremely Creamy Sriracha Macaroni and Cheese

What’s great about this Sriracha Macaroni and Cheese is that the milk is cut with chicken stock or broth, making it a little lighter and adding more flavor, but no less rich and creamy than your full milk roux macaroni … Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon (LOX) Crisps with Lemon Wasabi Cream Cheese

These smoked salmon (lox) crisps with lemon wasabi cream cheese are perfect holiday hors d’oeuvres! Luscious marinated smoked salmon on top of black sesame tuiles with a decorative and delicious piping of lemon wasabi cream cheese. So much flavor in … Continue reading

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Char Siu Bao (BBQ BAKED Pork Buns), and The Saga of a Painting

I’m in love with BBQ pork buns, especially the baked kind.¬† I’ve been known to go out of my way to stop at Asian bakeries to pick up varieties of their lovely, soft buns. There’s always at least two pork … Continue reading

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