Category Archive: Mains

Stir-Fried Noodles with Chinese Five Spice Sausage

There’s this awesome spice shop near where I live and I just bought some spices there, including Chinese Five Spice, which came with this lovely little recipe! So I tried it… Totally good,… Continue reading

“Creamy” Cauliflower Soup

Blender girl is right – this is totally easy and outsizedly delicious. Here’s all you do: – Sauté 2-3 minced garlic cloves with the white parts of 2 leeks (thinly sliced) in 2tbsp… Continue reading

Sweet Potato Chickpea Buddha Bowl

  This recipe from Minimalist Baker was only somewhat involved and well worth it! And amazingly enough, I had all the ingredients – didn’t even need to go shopping or substitute one thing!! That… Continue reading

Quinoa Kitchari

  There’s this dosa/kitchari food truck near my new office and I have gotten the kitchari a couple times. It’s super good, and healthy, and I thought it would be easy to make. And… Continue reading

Broccoli Kale Quiche with Sweet Potato Crust

  Saw quiche in a coffee shop this afternoon and got a craving. This totally sated it.  From My Utensil Crock – basically just make a sweet potato crust by: – thin (mandolin) slicing sweet potatoes… Continue reading

Korean Beef Tacos with Magic Green Sauce

  So this was delicious – the meat especially. And honestly not that time consuming to actually make, seeing as the somewhat time consuming parts you can do ahead. It’s from Pinch of Yum (whose interlinking blog… Continue reading

Orange Roughy with Garlic and Butter

  I was left to my own devices at the grocery store with the request of “fish”… so I asked the guy behind the counter what I should get. He said the best thing… Continue reading

Slow Roast Chicken with Vegetables

  Roasting chickens is awesome – so much deliciousness from the bird, and then so much chicken stock potential! But I wanted to do one that would be a full meal because I didn’t… Continue reading

Beef and Chicken Liver Burger with Homemade Mustard

  I was with friends at the butcher and seeing ground beef made me abandon my plans of eating the chicken and broccoli that I already had at home. And then I thought about… Continue reading

Simple Roast Chicken

 All I really wanted to make was chicken stock, but this recipe from Kitchn called for the bones from a roast chicken, so I thought I might as well do that first. I found… Continue reading