Tag: easy

Butter Chicken and Palak Paneer Meal Prep

Butter Chicken and Palak Paneer Meal Prep

This week we’re cooking again made what seems to be our quota of 3 dishes each. I keep saying to myself every week, “I’m not going to cook”, but the cold weather makes me want comfort food all the time. So here we are. One 

Rise to the Top with Creamy White Chicken Chili

Rise to the Top with Creamy White Chicken Chili

What’s great about the winter time? Slow cooking that’s what. What’s great about slow cooking? Just about everything. The longer your food has time to cook, the more developed the flavors get. Not only that but you can throw everything together in one pot, go 

Seared Blackened Tofu Balsamic Salad

Seared Blackened Tofu Balsamic Salad

Sometimes when I’m scrounging through the odd pairing of ingredients in my house, I come up with weird sounding recipes that surprising turn out well. That’s how this one came recipe came about.

Falafel with Tahini Yogurt Sauce

Falafel with Tahini Yogurt Sauce

I am a big fan of Middle eastern/Mediterranean foods and flavors. My first job in a what most would consider professional kitchen was in an upscale Mediterranean restaurant. I still have occasional work nightmares from my time working there because I was very green, but eventually moved up to one of the lead chefs. In the time I spent there, it introduced me to some dishes and recipes that I was familiar with so I learned a lot.  Recipes using grape leaves like dolmas,  tzatziki, escalivada,  Spanish tapas and sauces like romesco and charmoula were new to me but became some of my favorites. 

Spicy Pork Bulgogi

Spicy Pork Bulgogi

This is a very easy and delicious dish to make. If you love Korean food as much as I do, this will be a recipe you make over and over again.