Asian Cuisine

Easy Korean Beef Stir-Fry Recipe — 30-Minute Meal

Easy Korean Beef Stir-Fry Recipe — 30-Minute Meal

Stir-fry recipes are supposed to be healthy and delicious. But when did they get this fast? Korean Beef Stir-Fry recipe takes only 30 minutes to make! And you’re going to love it on a busy weeknight when the family wants something a ...more

Tacos, Burgers & Indian Curries — <i>That’s</i> Airport food?

Tacos, Burgers & Indian Curries — That’s Airport food?

If tacos, burgers, or an Indian curry are what you’d really like instead of second-rate airplane food, you might be in luck, depending on which airport you’re using.   Many U.S. airports are now allowing food trucks to operate ...more

Sriracha Chili Sauce — Hiding in Plain Sight: Secret Ingredient

Sriracha Chili Sauce — Hiding in Plain Sight: Secret Ingredient

Listen up, chicks. Today we’re talking about the hot, red, life-changing sauce called Sriracha, which could alter the very way you think about barbecue sauce and other spicy condiments in the first place.   Sriracha is the ketchup ...more

Thai Pork and Vegetable Curry: Dinner for $10

Thai Pork and Vegetable Curry: Dinner for $10

Sometimes you’re just looking to get out of the weeknight dinner rut, you know what we mean? The usual rotation of chicken, casserole and pasta, as in: “Let’s see — we’ll have chicken Monday night, casserole Tuesday ...more

Ramen Noodles Graduate: Would You Pay $15 for a Bowl?

Ramen Noodles Graduate: Would You Pay $15 for a Bowl?

If you managed to make it through college without several of your meals consisting of ramen noodles each week, well, you certainly didn’t dine in our dorm.   Those super cheap, microwaveable instant noodles are as much a part of the ...more

Chinese Pork Bake: Dinner for $10

Chinese Pork Bake: Dinner for $10

So we’re always looking for a new twist on everyone’s favorite weeknight dinner: the casserole! Sure, we love lasagna; we’re mad for mac-and-cheese; and ham-and-noodle — yum!   But if you’re hankering for a ...more

3 Things to Make With…Ramen Noodles

3 Things to Make With…Ramen Noodles

Some things just don’t seem acceptable after you’ve left college: using mom and dad’s house as a laundromat … upholstered couches as patio furniture … ramen noodles.   It was probably a good five years after ...more

28 Days of Slow Cooking: Teriyaki Beef-Noodle Soup

28 Days of Slow Cooking: Teriyaki Beef-Noodle Soup

Beginning a meal with a steaming bowl of soup is an important part of many Asian cuisines. And then there are soups that are meals in themselves, from Vietnamese pho to Japanese udon. This Teriyaki Beef-Noodle Soup is definitely in the latter ...more

Meatballs, Meatballs, Meatballs! (It’s a ‘ball World After All)

Meatballs, Meatballs, Meatballs! (It’s a ‘ball World After All)

All those animatronic kids singing may be cute and all, but you know what we think gets the message across that “it’s a small world, after all” in a far more delicious way? Meatballs!   Think about it: from Mexico to ...more

Snake & Bake: Best of the Blogs for Chinese New Year

Snake & Bake: Best of the Blogs for Chinese New Year

Delicious Chinese cuisine — all those things we love, such as dumplings, great stir-fry dishes, fluffy fried-rice, and rich healthy soups — taste their best around this time of the year, which is the kick-off to the big lunar New Year ...more

Easy New Year’s Resolutions: Take Stock of Your Takeout!

Easy New Year’s Resolutions: Take Stock of Your Takeout!

You’re too busy to cook dinner — again. So it’s Pizza Night! Or Chinese Night!   But takeout doesn’t have to sabotage your healthy eating plans. Put the pepperoni on hold and go for the pizza with lots of veggies, like roasted ...more

How To Coupon: Black Friday Redux

How To Coupon: Black Friday Redux

Unless you were so busy cooking this week you lost contact with the outside world, Black Friday ads have been hitting you hard. While today is the actual retail “holiday,” most retailers have been offering short-lived discounts and specials ...more

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