Vaguely Vietnamese Slow Cooker Pork Tacos

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This. This tasty creation is the best reason so far to have an Instant Pot. And it didn’t even start out as an Instant Pot recipe. What? It should be an Instant Pot recipe… first there is sautéeing, then there … Continue reading

Soba Noodles with Sesame Seeds

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There’s a new ingredient on whatfoodimade: soba noodles. They’re made from buckwheat flour and that gives them a nutty flavour and a chewier texture compared to traditional noodles made from wheat flour. Mostly they’re served cold and that’s exactly what … Continue reading

Fried Rice with Egg

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This recipe is not this one: https://whatfoodimade.wordpress.com/2013/12/17/ginger-fried-rice/. While repeating a recipe certainly could happen, I do try to remember to check before I go all out and create a new posting. But it is different and it is the next … Continue reading

Chinese Simmered Star Anise Pork

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So often, braising is a half-day cooking process. A way to tenderize less expensive, tough meats. Not this time. Making this pork recipe takes much less time as tenderloin (as you would expect from the name) is already tender. The … Continue reading

Fresh Green Peas and Sugar Snap Peas in Sesame Dressing

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Not too much to show here, but a hearty recommendation nonetheless. Take advantage of the new spring produce and make this light, Asian-flavour salad. Peas. Sugar snap peas. The dressing. Peas, tossed with the dressing. Here’s the recipe: http://www.bonappetit.com/recipes/2004/07/fresh_green_peas_and_sugar_snap_peas_in_sesame_dressing Fresh … Continue reading