Sriracha Lime Fried Chicken Sandwiches

Fried chicken is in my humble opinion the best way to eat chicken. I know, I know, chicken is one of the leanest proteins we can consume, but everyday healthy eating habits aside, in reality given the option between chicken and salmon, beef, lamb, shrimp, etc, I will almost never pick the chicken. Yes some … Continue Reading

Banh Mi Burgers

Happy Labor Day Weekend! In honor of the last long weekend of the summer, I figured it was only appropriate to fire up the grill and make some burgers. The best part of making this today? Everything with the exception of the ground pork and seasonings came from the Farmer’s Market; even Stella’s famous Hot … Continue Reading

Banh Mi Tacos

After picking up pâté from the grocery store with every intention to make traditional banh mi for dinner, I realized that with Cince de Mayo just around the corner, tacos sounded like a much better idea. Luckily, Vietnamese and Mexican food share many of the same fresh ingredients, such as lime, jalapenos, and cilantro, so … Continue Reading

Scallion Pancake Quesadillas

Do you ever find yourself at a restaurant where the complimentary bread basket turns out to be the best part of the meal? I am ALWAYS in search of those gems because I absolutely love bread. I love bread on its own and also as a vehicle for dipping sauces. One of my favorite kinds … Continue Reading