Spinach Bread Recipe | Simply Delicious and Healthy

This spinach bread recipe is super delicious, healthy and best of all, super simple to make. If you are a carb lover like me or my toddler daughter, I feel it is important to consume as many healthy carbs as possible. It is basically a white bread recipe but of course with the amount of […]

Pico De Gallo Salsa Recipe

Pico De Gallo is also called Salsa Fresca.  It is the easiest Salsa that you can easily make at home with only a handful of ingredients.  It taste so fresh and tangy and so worth all the chopping you will be doing!  We make it at home as a Salsa dip for corn chips.  And […]

How To Grow Bean Sprouts | Strainer Method

Growing Bean Sprouts at home is extremely satisfying as it takes only about 1 week for them to be ready for harvest.  Bean Sprouts are extremely nutritious, and they add great taste and crunch.  The Bean Sprouts you familiar with in Asian cooking are grown by using Mung Beans.  The organic mung beans brand I […]

Instant Pot Chicken Pho | Phở Gà

Chicken Pho is the Vietnamese version of Chicken Noodle Soup.  This is our version comfort food and we can eat it for breakfast, lunch or dinner.  It is ironic since I did not really like Pho growing up.  But after moving away from home after college, I ate Beef and Chicken Pho a few times […]

Chinese Char Siu BBQ Pork Recipe | Xá Xíu BBQ Roast Pork

If you have eaten at an authentic Chinese restaurant before, I am positive you have eaten Chinese Char Siu BBQ pork.  It is absolutely one of the most popular Chinese dishes!  We call it Xá Xíu in Vietnamese and traditionally serve it many different ways and they all are equally popular. Char Siu / Xá […]

Vietnamese Chicken Curry Recipe

Hello Food Lovers! I am so excited for you guys to check out my Vietnamese Chicken Curry! This recipe is authentic but yet a little different. You will not find the same recipe anywhere. If you like Vietnamese Curry or Thai Curry, then this recipe is the one for you. I have taken my favorite […]

Vietnamese Dipping Sauce | Nước Chấm | Nước Mắm Pha

This Vietnamese dipping sauce literally runs through all of Vietnamese people’s vein, we eat it that much and to that many dishes.  It is the most well known one and if you ever eaten at a Vietnamese restaurant before, you most likely have had it and loved it!  Most famously it is served as the […]

No-Knead Bread | Basic Recipe

There is nothing better than eating fresh-baked bread that just came out of your home oven!  And if you do not have a standing mixer, this No-Knead Bread Recipe is the way to go.  You need only 5 simple ingredients (unless you count water as an ingredient 😊) and the back of a wooden spoon. […]

Vietnamese Herb: Rice Paddy Herb | Ngò Ôm

The Rice Paddy Herb is not as known in Western cultures as Thai Basil or Cilantro. But it is extremelypopular in Southeast Asia. The Rice Paddy Herb is a tropical plant that loves hot temperatures and watery environments. In Vietnamese, this herb is called Ngò Ôm. It has a very distinct citrus and cumin aroma […]

Exotic Fruit: Ambarella | Trái Cóc

Ambarella also called Trái Cóc in Vietnamese is a lesser-known fruit here in the United States.  My friendly Vietnamese neighbor just picked these this morning from his Ambarella tree and is generously sharing them with me.    To eat, peel the skin off and remove the core.  It is crunchy and sour and slightly sweet in the center.  In Vietnam, we like to dip them […]