Mini Mushroom And Onion Quiche

Mini Mushroom And Onion Quiche

These mini mushroom and onion quiche bites are perfect for entertaining. They can be a passed hors d’ouevre or simply a two bite plate as part of a larger breakfast. I made these along with other dishes when I host brunches so that everyone can 

Turkish Saffron Shrimp

Turkish Saffron Shrimp

Last Summer I spent some time in Antalya, Turkey and by chance found the most delightful little restaurant. It is called Balıkçı Meyhanesi Kaleiçi and as I was with friends we decided to order everything family style. One dish that completely caught me by surprise 

Vegan Tempeh Lettuce Wraps

Vegan Tempeh Lettuce Wraps

I recently had the pleasure of entertaining a vegan guest for two weeks over the winter holidays, and I must say venturing from my normal cooking style took some getting used to. I’ve never had anything against vegan cooking, I’m just against restrictions in general 

Tostones (Fried Plantain Chips)

Tostones (Fried Plantain Chips)

Being ethnically Puerto Rican makes it a bit of a surprise it’s taken my almost 2 years to post a recipe for tostones. Even more of a surprise is that theres really only 3 ingredients needed to make them, so writing a post won’t even 

Spicy Thai Fried Tempeh

Spicy Thai Fried Tempeh

If you tend to lean vegan or vegetarian chances are you’ve heard of tempeh before. I actually just learned about it last year when I was in Indonesia! For those like last year me, this spicy Thai fried tempeh is a great entry dish for 

Cilantro Lime Quinoa

Cilantro Lime Quinoa

So Thanksgiving is coming up and many people are looking for new and fresh side dish ideas. Just kidding, stick with the standards that everyone already knows and loves. While this cilantro lime quinoa is delicious and healthy, keep it in bowls and not as 

Baking Powder Chicken Wings

Baking Powder Chicken Wings

If you’ve always wanted to know how to get the crispiest baked chicken wings possible, the answer is simple. Baking Powder. Now, you don’t need a lot, but a little goes a long way. You’ll be left with the crispiest chicken wings you’ve ever had 

Curry Roasted Red Potatoes

Curry Roasted Red Potatoes

One of my quick and easy go-to breakfast dishes is roasted potatoes. Of course, as you’ve heard in Forrest Gump, there’s plenty of ways to prepare potatoes. This recipe for curry roasted red potatoes is super simple, and goes great with some fried eggs. It’s 

Carpathian Mushroom Soup

Carpathian Mushroom Soup

One of my favorite Autumn recipes is something that’s pretty close to my heart, Carpathian Mushroom Soup. Being that I live in Ukraine I visit the Carpathians a few times a year and there’s nothing better on cold mountain nights than this traditional soup. The 

Butter Shrimp

Butter Shrimp

A few days ago I uploaded a recipe for Butter Chicken that my friend taught me to make. But he also mentioned what to do with the leftover sauce. After all, there’s going to be leftover sauce. Well, the simple answer is to just make