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Lamb Is One Of My Favorite Easter Recipes

In Cooking Technique, Holidays, Recipes On April 4, 2012 Comments Off

Roasted Rack of Lamb Is An Easy Recipe And A Crowd Pleaser

I have a few friends coming over for an early Easter potluck dinner this weekend and we’re all preparing our favorite Easter recipes. My favorite, rack of lamb and roasted potatoes …

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Miso Paste, An Indispensable Ingredient for the Asian Pantry

In Cooking Technique, Recipes On March 14, 2012 3 Comments

Miso Paste May Be Used For One of My Family’s Favorites: Miso-Glazed Black Cod

When most people hear of miso, they think of the brothy iconic soup served at nearly every Japanese restaurant …

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Making Your Own Curry Paste Is Really Rewarding

In Cooking Technique, Recipes On February 8, 2012 1 Comment

See How Homemade Curry Paste Livens Up Dishes Like My Malaysian Chicken Curry

One of the most essential ingredients in my kitchen is homemade curry paste. For me, dishes made from a freshly ground curry paste are irresistible…

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Malaysian Banana Leaf Recipe Spices Up Valentine’s Day

In Cooking Technique, Holidays, Recipes On February 7, 2012 1 Comment

Grilled Fish and Banana Leaves Make For a Romantic Dinner

Everyone loves receiving gifts in small parcels, especially for Valentines Day. This year, consider preparing a romantic dinner for your loved one…

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3 Favorite Asian Chicken Recipes

In Cooking Technique, Recipes On January 24, 2012 1 Comment

Try These Delicious Chicken Recipes & Start Cooking Asian At Home

I’m passionate about helping people to overcome their reluctance to try cooking Asian food at home. My Cooking App, Farina’s Asian Pantry, is designed to make it easy for anyone to do just that. If you haven’t tried my App, however…

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2nd Annual Chinese New Year Recipe Contest!

In Cooking Technique, Holidays, Recipes On January 18, 2012 7 Comments

You Could Win A Chinese Pantry Kit Along With My App

Chinese New Year is right around the corner. For the second consecutive year, we are holding our Chinese New Year Recipe Contest…

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If DeathbedFood Can Make My Thai Curry, So Can You!

In Cooking Classes, Cooking Technique, Recipes On January 17, 2012 1 Comment

Fun Teaching Non-Cook DeathbedFood To Make Curry From My App

Over the holidays, I had a chance to meet up with Food Blogger (and my social media consultant) Diane Wagner (aka DeathbedFood) in San Francisco. While she’s an admitted non-cook, she wanted to…

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Bet I Can Convert You Into A Tofu Lover

In Cooking Technique, Recipes On January 10, 2012 5 Comments

My Simple, Cold Tofu Salad Will Tempt You To Make Tofu At Home

Tofu is one of the most under appreciated foods, having earned an undeserved reputation for being a vegetarian mainstay with not much flavor. Personally, Iʼm a fan…