Category Asian

Pad Thai

Pad thai, a favorite noodle dish of many but not something that’s made at home very often.  I am skeptical of any recipe that claims to be an ‘easy’ pad thai so I won’t claim that this is a simple recipe but if you can get past the prep work then the rest is down hill. […]

Thai Chicken with Cilantro Dipping Sauce

Not much to this recipe but it turned out great.  If you have ever had the Lemongrass Chicken from Cafe Asia (local to the DC area) this recipe is a close knock-off.  The chicken can be cooked either under a broiler, on the stovetop (preferably a grill pan) or on the grill.  Whenever I cook […]

Chicken with Coconut Curry Peanut Sauce

One of my favorite things is a good peanut sauce that you can put on almost any type of protein (especially pork and chicken).  I’ve tried making several variations of different peanut sauces and I think this is one of the better ones.  The next time I make this sauce I will try it on […]

Asian(ish) Turkey Burger

Over a year ago I was searching for a turkey burger recipe and came across Anne Burrell’s recipe which, by the looks of it, seemed like it had to be halfway decent.  The burger turned out to be great and it’s always tough to admit that I like this turkey burger more than every other […]