Jamaican Cauliflower

Have you tried Jamaican Food? Or have you ever heard of it? I remember going to a Jamaican restaurant in LA where they served yummy jerk chicken. At that time we just started to live together and finding a good restaurant in busy weekday was a key for peaceful night. We finally decided to try…

Italian Sandwich

Happy National Salami Day! Did you know, today 9/7 is the day to enjoy salami! (For those who are strictly on vegetarian diet, celebrate it with beer, today is also National Beer Lovers Day!) My dinner buddy loves Italian food, so our first date was going to a museums, followed by dinner at an Italian…

Product Review: Sauce for Spicy Garlic Eggplant from Lee Kum Kee

Every time I visit Chinese food restaurant, my dinner buddy has to be careful with what I order since they look similar all the time. Yes, I love eggplant stir fry from Chinese/Thai cuisine, but as long as we’ve got just 2 people, we need to compromise what each of us want to eat at…

Eggplant Chinese Stir Fry

Happy National Eggplant Day! Did you know, today 8/17 is the day to enjoy eggplant!:)   When I go to Asian markets, I like to see the sauce/condiments section because it’s interesting to see what food is available to be homemade with a little help. Also, those pre-mixed sauces are usually popular among people, so…

Bean Chili Dog

Happy National Hot Dog Day! Did you know, today 7/29 is the day to enjoy hot dogs!  While they are always satisfied with our stomachs, especially at the peach party or sports game, you must notice they have several kinds. When I was in LA, I loved original hot dogs to enjoy this-is-American-food top with…

Tofu Cilantro Burger

Happy National Hamburger Day!  What kind of burgers do you like to celebrate with?    The classic way with cheese?  Asian flavor with pouring teriyaki sauce? Or creamy with ranch dressing?   Creamy! That’s it! Since I live in a Hispanic community, let’s bring creamy Mexican flavor on my burger today! Do you remember my…