XO Sauce – XOXO!
IIf you’re like me, you crave umami flavors from time to time. Umami is the 5th primary taste, next to sweet, sour, salty and…
Cookbooks Make Great Gifts for the Foodies in your Life (Or You!)
With Christmas fast approaching, if you’re like me, you’re still looking for some great last minute…
Farina’s Asian Pantry App Is Now New & Improved
I developed my App to demystify Asian cooking in the home. I’m thrilled that the Apple iTunes Store is featuring the App in its Lifestyles section. My video below gives a great introduction to what it’s all about:
Wrappers Are Handy To Prep Quick Meals
Whenever I don’t feel like going to the market and preparing a meal from scratch, I usually use what’s in my fridge and pantry to make a simple stir-fry or pasta dish.
Love Salmon? Tired of Salad? Try This Version To Spice Things Up!
Living in tropical Singapore, where it’s summer all year round, encourages me to spend as little time perspiring over a hot stove as possible.
Trip To Malaysia Provides Delightful Nyonya Cuisine
When living in the US, we never thought twice about packing the car and going for a road trip on a long weekend.
Celebrating Deepawali: The Festival of Lights
One of the joys of living as an ex-pat in Singapore is that my family and I get to learn about and experience the holidays of Southeast Asia.