Rice

I have a taste for plain white rice, whether it’d be short-grain white rice (sushi grade) or Jasmine rice (long-grained). Short-grained white rice is the type of rice that many Hmong people, as well as Southeast Asians, eat. For a healthier option, Hmong people have transitioned to eating more Jasmine rice. Hmong people have aContinue reading “Rice”

Rice Porridge (Congee)

Rice porridge (congee) also called “Mov Kua Dis” in Hmong (pronounced as moa-kua-dee in white dialect, or pronounced as moa-kua-klee in green dialect – which is the dialect I speak) is a popular dish among the asian culture. Some asian cultures eat rice porridge as breakfast, but I grew up eating it throughout the dayContinue reading “Rice Porridge (Congee)”

Fried Rice

Fried rice is the leftover queen that you either precisely perfect the ingredients to its masterpiece or either be a dish that you mindlessly throw together and surprise yourself and be like that sh$t was bomb and think to yourself “I’m a food goddess”. via GIPHY My very first memory of attempting to make friedContinue reading “Fried Rice”

Pork Belly Stir Fry

On this particular day I was craving some authentic Asian food for dinner but I wasn’t in the mood for cooking. So I took my sweet time looking at Teahouse paper menu that we have at home and made my careful selection of dishes I wanted to order. I made a list and everything! PickedContinue reading “Pork Belly Stir Fry”

Spicy Smoked Salmon Sushi Roll with Cauliflower Rice

You guys! This sushi roll creation came about with what I already had in my pantry. So yeah I just happened to have nori sheets, smoked salmon, sesame seeds and everything else for this recipe. I mean, you can really tell I’m a foodie with these random ingredients that I have. What I can say,Continue reading “Spicy Smoked Salmon Sushi Roll with Cauliflower Rice”