Tag Archives: Asian

Marvelous Moo Shu Tofu

It’s always a fun change of pace to get together with friends and order in Chinese food.  One of my favourite dishes to share is Moo Shu Chicken — chicken with shredded cabbage and other vegetables in a sweet hoisin sauce wrapped in a little wheat pancake.  But today I would like to stay home […]

Loveliest Hot and Sour Soup

Soups are a favourite in my household.  I like to keep at least one, sometimes two stocked in the fridge or freezer for a light lunch or dinner.  Also they are excellent to have around to fill you up for a mid-day snack.   I’m always looking for an interesting recipe and today I have found […]

Oodles of Soba Noodles with Snow Peas and Mushrooms

Stir-fried dinners are a standard in my home and I’m always looking for a variation on the sauce theme.  Today I’m sharing with you a new flavour for my sauce, the exotic Umeboshi paste.  This stir-fry takes on a Japanese flair with  the combination of soba noodles, tofu, and a sauce enhanced with the piquant […]