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Braised Curry Short Ribs

These panang curry short ribs are inspired by a Thai restaurant I went to a few years ago. It combines the flavors of a traditional panang curry with the richness of braised beef short ribs. The tender beef melts in your mouth and the sauce goes perfectly with a nice bowl of rice. This dish […]

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Taiwanese Braised Pork Rice (Lu Rou Fan)

Taiwanese Braised Pork Rice, or “Lu Rou Fan,” is a beloved Taiwanese comfort food that tantalizes the taste buds with its rich flavors and tender textures. Succulent pork belly is braised to perfection in a savory-sweet sauce infused with soy sauce, star anise, garlic, and other aromatic spices. Served over a bed of steamed rice, […]

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Croque Monsieur

Croque Monsieur, a classic French sandwich, epitomizes indulgence with its layers of savory goodness. This beloved dish features slices of crusty bread generously filled with slices of ham and creamy béchamel sauce, then topped with grated cheese and toasted to golden perfection. The result is a symphony of flavors and textures—crispy on the outside, gooey […]

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Perfect Homemade Nutella

Indulge in the rich flavors of homemade Nutella, a delightful twist on the beloved chocolate-hazelnut spread. Crafting this creamy concoction at home allows for customization and control over ingredients, ensuring a truly personalized treat. Simply blend roasted hazelnuts, cocoa powder, sugar, and a hint of vanilla extract until smooth and velvety. By making Nutella from […]

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Katsudon

Katsudon is one of my favorite chicken and rice dishes. It is extremely similar to oyakodon, except you use a piece of chicken katsu instead of water cooking the chicken. Another really popular way to make this is with a pork cutlet instead of chicken. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Jacky […]

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Japanese Milk Bread (Hokkaido)

Japanese milk bread is unlike any other bread out there. Extremely soft, fluffy and flakey texture that is a product of the tangzhong method. The first time I tried making it I failed terribly, but after a few tweaks to the recipe it is now perfect. I will be going through two ways to make […]

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Firecracker Shrimp

Firecracker shrimp is a delectable dish featuring succulent shrimp coated in a flavorful, spicy sauce, reminiscent of the explosive flavors of fireworks. Typically marinated in a blend of chili paste, garlic, ginger, and soy sauce, the shrimp is then pan-fried or grilled to perfection, creating a crispy exterior while retaining its juicy interior. This culinary […]