Chicken Tikka Masala

Legend tells that this warming, tangy and creamy classic was first created in Scotland, United Kingdom by awesome chefs from Bangladesh and India.Its popularity soared and it has become a national dish. This is a variation I made with coconut milk instead of heavy cream.  Also, I added in crisp Aloha bell peppers and aContinue reading “Chicken Tikka Masala”

Steamed Flounder and Vegetables

Flounder is a mild tasting fish, and its delicate flavor is retained by simply steaming it.  This effortless dish is perfect if you are looking for something light and tasty. The crunchy broccoli florets, sweet Aloha peppers and the umami rich King Oyster mushrooms complement each other well to make “healthy” somewhat less of aContinue reading “Steamed Flounder and Vegetables”

Garlic Parmesan Mushroom Pasta

Grab a fork and twirl it around this heavenly creamy garlic mushroom spaghetti.  This recipe calls for easy to access ingredients and it will fill your kitchen with such a wonderful aroma. The buttery garlic bread perfectly balances the velvety pasta sauce and the mushrooms add a glorious “meaty” profile. An ideal dish if youContinue reading “Garlic Parmesan Mushroom Pasta”

Tofu and Vegetable Noodles

This might be the easiest noodle bowl you can put together if you are in a time crunch or just looking for something simply scrumptious. A plant based dish that can be rustled up in 15-minutes sharp. Ingredients: Serves 1-2 1 pack extra firm tofu wheat noodles (16oz) 1 carrot (ribbons) 2 cups of beanContinue reading “Tofu and Vegetable Noodles”

Sea Scallop Crispy Noodles

This tasty dish combines sweet, buttery sea scallops with luscious crispy noodles. The savory sauce and delicious bite from the King Oyster mushrooms bring it all together without overpowering the natural maritime flavors. If you could only eat noodles or rice for a full week which, would it be? Ingredients: Hong Kong style pan-fry noodlesContinue reading “Sea Scallop Crispy Noodles”

Smashed Avocado, Fresh Basil and Crushed Red Pepper Toast

I have taken up organic gardening;well by gardening I mean buying potted herbs from Wholefoods and transferring them into bigger pots. Fresh basil is my favorite green herb it is such an aromatic herb and elevates any dish. What do you do with fresh basil? Ingredients: 8 fresh basil 2 sliced of toast crushed redContinue reading “Smashed Avocado, Fresh Basil and Crushed Red Pepper Toast”

Chicken Katsu Curry

A popular dish in Japan that is quick to make with ready made curry bricks. This is one of my favorite curry dishes. The delicious aroma of this curry is mouth-wateringly good. I used S&B Japanese curry roux blocks and they are so quick to make. It has a mild and sweet flavor that goesContinue reading “Chicken Katsu Curry”

Aloha Pepper and Garlic Butter Shrimp

A trip to Hawaii is always fun but right now I shall live vicariously through these Aloha peppers. These two-toned peppers remind me of a beautiful flaming ocean sunset. The peppers taste as good as they look. Ingredients: 2lb shrimp 3 garlic cloves (minced) 2 knobs butter 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper 2 cups greens 2Continue reading “Aloha Pepper and Garlic Butter Shrimp”

Steamed Mussels With Garlic Butter

Freshly steamed PEI mussels with a tasty garlic butter broth. Sourdough baguettes are ideal for dipping into the broth.   Mussels are a healthy shellfish option and are packed with protein. Are you getting enough protein? Do you even lift? #workouthumor Serves 1- 2 Ingredients: 2lbs PEI Mussels 2 cloves garlic (minced) 1 tbsp extraContinue reading “Steamed Mussels With Garlic Butter”

Shredded Hoisin Chicken Noodle Bowl

Hoisin sauce has an irresistible sweet and salty flavor that elevates any dish. I made this easy chicken recipe in the pressure cooker, and it perfectly infused the flavors with minimal effort and clean-up. Serves 3-4 Ingredients: 4 cups egg noodles 2 cups oyster mushrooms 1 cup purple cabbage 2 cups Bok choy 4-5 chickenContinue reading “Shredded Hoisin Chicken Noodle Bowl”