Category Archives: Asian

Thai Sweet & Sour Shrimp

This recipe was inspired by needing to use up some cucumbers and tomatoes, it seems you always have some type of a go-to pasta or salad dish you make with them.  We had just been to our local Thai restaurant … Continue reading

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Thai Spice Garden Shrimp Curry

The farmers markets in South West Florida have a rather large selection of local organic produce this time of year.  My zucchini, lemon cucumbers, spinach & heirloom tomatoes didn’t weather the frost or fungus again this winter.  It seems to … Continue reading

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Faux Chicken Pho

This is a short and sweet version of Vietnamese Pho (pronounced Fu) that I whip up in no time.  This will be the Sandra Lee version, well almost, minus the booze!  I call it chicken noodle soup that has real … Continue reading

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Pad Thai (With Shrimp) Kung Sod

Thai food is on the top of my food pyramid love list, it’s everyone’s favorite noodle dish, maybe because it’s the only thing anyone can pronounce on the menu.  Stir-fried noodles with shrimps, egg & chili flakes in a spectacular … Continue reading

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Grilled Thai Turkey Burgers

Grilling season is in full force at our house, the air conditioner has been running for over a month straight and it’s too hot to use the wok every night.  That only leaves one option for our once or twice … Continue reading

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Orange Broccoli Chicken Breaking the Rules & Wok

Orange chicken is my absolute favorite spicy, saucy comfort food dish in the world, I can even skip the chicken & just have fruit with the broccoli.  I can change the orange to mango, lychee, pineapple or rambutan, what ever … Continue reading

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Frugal Sushi Roller

If only everyone knew how easy it is to make sushi at home, you can make exactly what you like and only spend a fraction of the price of what you would pay at your local sushi joint. Sometimes we … Continue reading

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Mushroom Broccoli Rice Stir Fry

Mushroom broccoli stir fry could be one of my favorite dishes at any Chinese restaurant. Because good Chinese restaurants are are very scarce here in Southwest Florida, I felt the need to purchase a wok, burner & cans of butane … Continue reading

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