Dinner + Movie: Stevie Parle’s (Turkish) Barbecued Yogurt-Marinated Lamb Chops Treat Yo’ Self! Aziz and Fatima Ansari’s Chicken Korma Travel without Moving: My Yobo’s Favorite Korean Sauna Eggs Kimchi Party! My Mother-in-Law’s Korean Kimchi Crepes Spain vs Korea Recipes Face-Off: The Scotch Egg: UK vs Japan! Fleshes: Fruit + Meat from Around the Globe | … Continue reading Recipe Index: Team Korea
Fleshes: Fruit + Meat from around the Globe | America’s Test Kitchen Chicken Piccata Fleshes: Fruit + Meat from Around the Globe | Sage and Garlic Pork Loin with Berry Sauce and Tarragon Roasted Potatoes Fleshes: Fruit + Meat from Around the Globe | Spanish Meatballs in Red Pepper Sauce Essential: Jacques Pépin’s Mollet Eggs … Continue reading Recipe Index: Team Spain
What our family did with 3 kids four and under to prepare to live in South Korea for 3 months, from travel prep to language to culture.
Put your overripe mangoes (or any other fruit) to good use in this refreshing, cool, cardamom and yogurt-based Indian drink done in 5 minutes. Inspired by Gabrielle Hamilton's "Garbage" episode on Mind of a Chef: "Eat the garbage! I freaking love the garbage!" India THE RAMBLE: WINNER FOR TEAM KOREA! LET'S TALK ABOUT using all … Continue reading Overripe: Indian Mango Lassi
Getting to know and correctly using Thai sauces captures all flavors of the spectrum in this classic Thai stir-fried noodle dish, done in only 30 minutes. Thailand THE RAMBLE: WINNER FOR TEAM KOREA! LET'S TALK ABOUT Thai food. As I praised her before in my post From the Ground Up: Tamarind Pulp, Pad Thai Sauce, … Continue reading Flavor Spectrum: Thai Pad See-Ew
It's been 9 years since I left for Northern Spain to serve as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints which completely changed my life. Time to get nostalgic with this quick and simple classic Spanish dish. SPAIN EUSKAL HERRIA THE RAMBLE: WINNER FOR TEAM SPAIN! LET'S TALK ABOUT the moment that … Continue reading How to Love: Spanish Lemon Chicken and Garbanzos con Chorizo
Just grab a friend and eat the real tangy, spicy, crispy thing while watching The Search For General Tso on Netflix! China THE RAMBLE: WINNER FOR TEAM KOREA! LET'S TALK ABOUT The Search for General Tso. A great documentary that goes through the history of General Tso's Chicken and tries to find where it came from, … Continue reading Dinner + Movie: I Found General Tso’s Chicken
Savory, saucy, pork and vegetable-loaded udon-style noodles topped with crisp, fresh cucumber. This is a Korean staple.
Trinity at City Beach was our favorite Sandpoint restaurant in the gorgeous Northern Idaho resort town. We finally nailed our favorite dish. California Napa THE RAMBLE: WINNER FOR TEAM SPAIN! LET'S TALK ABOUT fresh, seasonal, delicious Napa-style cuisine. Even though this restaurant was in Northern Idaho, we should maybe call it Northwest cuisine, or even … Continue reading Restaurant Favorites: Trinity’s Pecan-Crusted Chicken with Maple-Chipotle Mixed Greens
Pure Spanish comfort food, as a side or entrée, that is quick, easy, and is perfect for sopping up with some great bread. Spain Euskadi THE RAMBLE: WINNER FOR TEAM SPAIN! LET'S TALK ABOUT the guy who served me most of my classic Spanish and Basque (Euskadi) dishes. Hermano M, we'll call him (I know, every … Continue reading Classic Spanish: White Beans and Chorizo with Homemade Tomate Frito