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Chicken marinated in an aromatic green herb marinade, stir fried, combined with veggies and drizzled with an Asian dressing; flavorful Asian chicken salad that tastes delicious… A warm welcome to 2015! Let this year bring peace, prosperity, happiness and good health to everyone. My motto is to live the moment, not to hurt anyone and to appreciate all the...

Soba noodles are made from buckwheat flour, have a nutty flavor and tastes incredible when stir fried with chicken and veggies… Recently, I came across soba noodles at the Asian isle in the grocery store. I became curious and soon got into the investigation mode. The noodle has brown color and on the ingredients list it said: buckwheat flour and enriched...

Beef strips, veggies and noodles stir fried together, delicious one pot meal… I’m a huge fan of stir fries and I do have a soft corner towards beef and noodle stir fries. Whenever I buy beef strips I will be seen making this dish. I perk up the flavor of this dish with Asian sauces and seasonings. Beef strips, veggies and rice noodles when stir fried...

Chicken, carrot, mushrooms and potatoes combined with Asian sauces, made into patties and pan fried, delicious cutlets loved by everyone… Chicken or veggie cutlets are popular evening snacks in South India. Deep fried and crispy cutlets are a delightful treat to both kids and adults. The other day, while making cutlets I stepped out of my comfort zone and made...

Orzo pasta, chicken and Asian flavours in one plate, it’s a delicious one pot meal… On a busy day or on a lazy day or on any day, a plate of quick fix pasta tastes delicious. Just like noodles, pasta has been a true blessing many a time. In the pasta family, I have a soft corner towards orzo pasta; they resemble to rice, looks cute, cooks fast and tastes...

Shrimp marinated in a cilantro marinade and grilled till browned… This Summer, I didn’t do much grilling and the thought that Summer is going to end soon tempted me to grill more. Everything tastes better when grilled. So, the other day I threw some shrimp on the grill. I made a simple cilantro marinade and marinated the shrimp for a few hours, inserted...

Momos or steamed dumplings are a traditional delicacy of Nepal… I was introduced to momos by my sister, she had tried it a few months ago and highly recommended it to me. I’ve tried Dim Sums at Chinese restaurants and I love them. Momos looks very similar to dim sums but they are different. Making momos was on my top to-do list and finally I was inspired...

Bibingka is a popular dessert in Philippines. It’s made with rice flour and coconut milk and it’s baked… Do not confuse this with the Goan speciality Bebinca, even though the names sound the same that’s an entirely different dessert made with all purpose flour batter (many layers of crepes are made) and is cooked over stove top. My intention...

Laksa is a popular noodle soup in Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore. This is a very comforting dish, coconut milk makes it creamy and the spices added makes this dish  flavorful. I’d made a similar dish called Khow Suey, which is a Burmese speciality. I am sure that these two dishes are related as most of the ingredients used and the preparation are the same. Laksa...

Tired of regular patties? Make it Asian style and enjoy… No more complaints! When the weather gets crazy in winter, I get cozy on my couch either watching movies or reading ebooks. Today, I’ve added around 50 best books of 2013 to my library, hoping to read all of them. Yup, I am on a marathon reading . While in Summer, I befriend outdoors and I go crazy...