Curry Chowder

When I was working in LA, I loved eating soup as my lunch. Warm creamy soup with a side of crunchy bread was the best combination, and every time I brought a spoonful of soup into my mouth, I realized how come soup is called comfort food. After I moved to Seattle, soup became my…

Senegalese Mafe

Happy National Peanut Day! Did you know, today 9/13 is the day to enjoy peanuts!   So even though today’s food to be spotted a light is popular especially baking or as sauce/dressing in Asian cuisine, we need to be careful who’s joining your dining table because peanuts can be sometimes harmful for people with…

Creamy Broccoli Soup

Broccoli stems are crunchy and yummy if you stir fry them. But whenever I buy broccoli brown from my local store, florets go quick but the stems stay in the fridge for a while even though they taste exactly the same, and the only difference is the texture. Now, I’ve gotta use stems by keeping…

Seaweed and Beancurd Clear Soup

Happy National Weed Day! Well, don’t have what I’m talking about? Look at the calendar. It’s 4/20! Hmm, I can hear someone says “it’s not that WEED, silly!” but you must know, weed to me is always edible, healthy, yummy, mineral dense seaweed! When you have Japanese food as your meal, you’d probably see a…

Celery Soup

Do you like celery? When I was a kid, celery was a huge controversial food that many people complained about its unique flavor. Some says celery tastes like a soap or insects(I don’t know whether they really ate insects in their life,) so as soon as you say you like them, the first question would…

Hot Cream Soup in Bread Bowl

Soup in a bread bowl. This is a popular and famous food in San Francisco, CA. It’s known as foggy and cool place, so when you see  creamy clam chowder(the most popular choice) in a bowl made of sourdough, your stomach replies with a little growling. Even though traveling is still considered a little taboo…