Chicken Tikka Masala

One of my favorite go to dish when I go to an Indian restaurant is Chicken Tikka Masala. Found a pretty good receipe with a few substitutions in spices. This is probably the one I will use to make in the future as well. Pretty straight forward and good pairing with just simple rice. Ingredients…

Cinnamon Rolls using Puff Pastry

I had a sheet of left over puff pastry. Wondering what to do with them I search online and found that it can be used to make cinnamon rolls easily without having to make the dough from scratch! It is really easy. Ingredients: For the Cinnamon Rolls 1 tbsp unsalted butter (melted) 1/6 cup light…

Mapa Tofu and Thick Egg Soup Korean Style

Made some simple homemade mapa tofu and egg soup Korean Style. Ingredients for Mapa Tofu: 1 package of tofu 1 cup of minced pork meat 1 onion 1 big green onion 3 tbsp korean red chili powder 1 tbsp korean soy bean paste 0.5 tbsp of gochujang 2 tbsp minced garlic 1/4 cup of korean…

Broccoli and Celery Stir Fry

This is my new favorite side to my meal prep menu with grilled salmon, shrimp or chicken. Ingredients: 1 head of broccoli 1 celery bundle 1 medium onion or half of a big onion 1.5 tbsp of minced garlic 1 tbsp smoked paprika Salt and pepper to taste Olive oil Directions: First clean and prep…

Korean Soy Bean Paste Stew “Dwenjangjjigae”

This week’s stew menu is korean soy bean paste stew. Simple and delicious. Ingredients: 1 dashi piece (5×5) and a teabag of korean dried small shrimp 2 small korean green squash or 1 medium sized 1/2 tofu square 1 onion 1 package of mushroom of choice 1/2 of big korean spicy green chili or 1…

Homemade Korean Kalgooksoo (Hand Pulled Noodle Soup)

Making homemade Korean kalgooksoo is pretty simple and easy. Just need to make the broth and add in some vegetables with the store bought korean hand pulled noodles kalgooksoo. Ingredients: 5×5 piece of korean dashi 1 teabag filled with korean dried mini shrimp 1 onion 1 big korean green onion 2 tbsp korean soup soy…

Individual Beef Wellington with Mushrooms

I posted last week for individual beef wellingtons without mushrooms, today I will be posting for with mushrooms. As I was preparing, I realized I did not have enough prosciutto slices left, so for one I spread a layer of gorgonzola cheese to act as a wrap same as prosciutto would have. Ingredients (for 2…

Healthier Banana Bread

I found another banana bread recently which I may use as my go to now instead of my other one! Ingredients: 2 large bananas 1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/2 cup honey 2 eggs 1/4 cup unsweetened almond milk 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon…