Just another single, polyglot, xenophilic, Texan in the kitchen...

Just another single, polyglot, xenophilic, Texan in the kitchen...

Category: vegetables

Colcannon

Colcannon

Only a few of you guessed which statement was true about me for the Honest Scrap Award. I was waiting until today to tell you all what the truth is. So, let’s go through each one, shall we? 1. I speak 5 languages fluently.I wish!! […]

Ginger-Garlic Paste and Balti Masala

Ginger-Garlic Paste and Balti Masala

Click here to see what I made with these ingredients! A couple of months ago, my mother and I went to Half-Price Bookstore. If you’re not familiar with this store, it is a fantastic bookstore that sells various books for half of the original price […]

Tamal or Tamale Pie?

Tamal or Tamale Pie?

I was struggling with the proper way to name this dish since “tamale” isn’t a word in Spanish. However, this dish is nothing like tamales, so I guess “tamale” is appropriate since both are are not authentically Mexican :). Anyway, when I told my Mexican […]

Slow-Cooker Turkey Chili

Slow-Cooker Turkey Chili

More than two posts ago, I promised you all that I would write about a healthy recipe I made for my dieting mother when she came to visit me. Years ago, when I was on my diet, I made a turkey chili for her in […]

Chicken Fried Rice

Chicken Fried Rice

A few months ago, I made a post about a healthy shrimp fried rice I had a made a long time ago. While that dish was fantastic, especially for being a healthier version, I had been wanting to try the “regular” version for awhile. I […]

Chili Macaroni

Chili Macaroni

I have a paper due on the 10th of February, and it is an important paper that will determine if I will be a PhD candidate or not. Therefore, I will not be as active on the blog for a few weeks, but I will […]

Tamales Part 3: Assembly & Finale!

Tamales Part 3: Assembly & Finale!

Finally! We have reached the last step – assembly. Now, that the filling, corn husks, and masa are ready, we just need to put everything together and steam the tamales. Here’s how I did it: Open the corn husk with the smooth side facing up, […]

Tamales Part 1: Pollo con salsa verde

Tamales Part 1: Pollo con salsa verde

Whew! I returned home a week ago only to find out that my internet connection is not working again. So, I was unable to update and wish you all a Happy New Year. I also haven’t been able to post the chocolate peanut butter tart […]

Salisbury Steak

Salisbury Steak

I was craving salisbury steak a few weeks ago and decided to make it at home for the first time. I haven’t had salisbury steak in years, and I had no idea of how to make the dish. Fortunately, my friend allowed me to borrow […]

Chicken Tikka Masala and Turmeric Rice

Chicken Tikka Masala and Turmeric Rice

Whew. The semester has finally ended. My students took their final exam on Friday, the 11th at 7pm! I submitted their grades this past Tuesday. Then, I had to go to some end-of-the-semester parties and bake stuff for those events (I will be blogging about […]

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