Asian recipes

How to Make Vietnamese Summer Rolls (Gỏi Cuốn) with Peanut Sauce (Pescetarian-Style)

Ingredients: Peanut Sauce 3/4 cup of crunchy peanut butter 3T of hoisin sauce 2T of lime juice 1T of soy sauce 1/2t of sesame oil chili pepper sauce Summer Rolls Rice paper Rice noodle sticks 1/2 lb of shrimp/pork romaine lettuce Instructions: Peanut Sauce: whisk all the ingredients together leaving the chili pepper sauce last(…)

Asian-Style Sweet & Sour Pork Sliders

Asian-Style Sweet & Sour Pork Sliders

Happy 2012 everyone! I made these sliders after catching a show of “Easy Chinese: San Francisco” with Ching-He Huang for a friend’s NYE’s potluck dinner. Ms. Huang made it look so easy and in fact, it was. I had tweaked the recipe a bit since I didn’t have some of the ingredients handy, but still(…)

Filipino-Inspired Banana Roll (Turon)

Filipino-Inspired Banana Roll (Turon)

I got to hung out with some pretty great life-long friends with majority of them being filipino during my college years. During those times, we would always have pot-lucks and I grew to love the food that they bring. One of the dish was a banana roll dessert called Turon that was so delish. I(…)