Category Archives: LUNCH

Sweet & Sour Fish

Sweet and sour fish is one of the most popular traditional Chinese dish, normally cooked with carp. The method to cook an authentic Chinese sweet and sour fish (Tang Tsu Yu) is to use what we call ‘Liu’, meaning ‘quick-fry’. … read more

Spaghetti Carbonara Recipe

Spaghetti alla Carbonara is a dish whose birth is relatively recent, however, whose origins are not at all certain.

Four assumptions are circulating, as none is more credited than the others, everyone can choose between them.

Yes or No?

The … read more

Spring Asparagus Soup With Parmesan and Romano Cheeses

After a long, and often brutal winter, Minnesotans are eager for spring. We watch for buds on trees and bulbs peeking through snow. The arrival of fresh asparagus in grocery stores is another sign of … read more

No Mess Grilling Recipes – Ten Comfort Foods to Grill in Foil

One of the most convenient ways to cook food on the grill is preparing them without mess. Grilling in foil is the wisest way to do this. It’s as easy as placing the food on the non-stick side of the … read more

How to Make Stuffed Bell Peppers in a Crock Pot

This is my recipe for making stuffed bell peppers in the crock pot. These are perfect for taking to a pot luck or as an easy dinner idea. I like to serve them with mashed potatoes, but they make a … read more

Roasted Red Pepper Soup With Herbs and Capers (the Secret Ingredient)

I just returned from a membership store. Though I only needed two croissants, I had to buy a dozen. The same with red peppers. One was all I needed, yet I came home with a bag of six. What was … read more