Category Archives: Ethnic

Ragu Bolognese with Pappardelle

I can’t believe it’s already August! July was packed with so many events that I took the entire month off from blogging (not from cooking though). I still haven’t finished the wedding thank you’s, and there is still plenty of … Continue reading

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Beef Tinga Burritos

We all know that Cinco de Mayo is only a few days away, and that makes me very happy! No, I’m not Mexican, but Mexican food, margaritas and sangria are just a few of my favorite things to enjoy. Well … Continue reading

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Crispy Beef with Fried Rice

I had a flank steak in the fridge that I originally bought to make soy mustard steak. Not sure what changed my mind, but for some reason I had crispy beef on the brain. I’ve eaten crispy beef or Szechuan … Continue reading

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Spicy Coconut Shrimp Stew

This is a take on a Brazilian Moqueca. It’s a stew made with tomatoes and coconut milk, as well as traditional dende or palm oil. It has some type of seafood as well—usually fish, shrimp or even crab. I had … Continue reading

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Eli’s Asian Salmon and Green Beans with Sesame Dressing

Someone had requested that I make some salmon dishes since she had a freezer full of the stuff. I never really cook salmon—was never a huge fan. I LOVE it raw, but cooked…eh…not my favorite. I feel like it’s always … Continue reading

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