My favourites

My favourites

  • 24 Recipes
My favourites
Ghormeh Sabzi (Persian Herb Stew) & Basmati Rice

Ghormeh Sabzi (Persian Herb Stew) & Basmati Rice

My mother was Persian and growing up it was a huge treat when she would cook a traditional Iranian dish because she was pretty westernized and preferred not spending too much time in the kitchen
Sabzi Polo ba Mahi (Persian Herbed Rice with Fish)

Sabzi Polo ba Mahi (Persian Herbed Rice with Fish)

This recipe is part of a collaboration with my friend Naz of Cinnamon Eats – after having several discussions about Persian rice dishes, we decided to each write up a recipe to highlight the varied and delicious choices available in Persian cuisine
Garlic Butter Shrimp and Rice

Garlic Butter Shrimp and Rice

Oh my Gosh, you have a ShamWow, don’t you. A few months back, I found it in my parent’s garage still in its original box
Spaghetti Bolognese

Spaghetti Bolognese

Materials. A. Spaghetti 80 grams. B. 20 grams of ground meat. At the end of 10 grams onion. Minced garlic 2. C. carrot at the end of 5 grams
Pinakupsan

Pinakupsan

Filipinos have a multitude of ways in frying their pork, we have the most popular method called Lechon Kawali, then the Vigan method of cooking it called Bagnet, there is also the all-time favourite Crispy Pata, and if you just like the skin part then we have the chicharon
Meat Sauce with Red Wine and Mushrooms

Meat Sauce with Red Wine and Mushrooms

One of my favorite ever pasta sauces is my Pasta Sauce with Turkey Sausage and Mushrooms, and it was always my go-to until January of this year
Chicken and Mushrooms in a Creamy White Wine Sauce

Chicken and Mushrooms in a Creamy White Wine Sauce

Pan fried chicken and mushrooms simmered in a simple, quick and easy creamy white wine Béchamel sauce on a Sunday night in front of trash TV while everyone is on their way home, ravishing in hunger, complaining they’re starving as if they haven’t eaten anything in their lives
Shrimp Mashed Potatoes

Shrimp Mashed Potatoes

For the potatoes. Place the potatoes, 2 tablespoons of the butter, garlic and 1 tablespoon salt in a large saucepan
Spicy Lobster + Clam Boil

Spicy Lobster + Clam Boil

All over social media I happily devoured (visually) celebrations over barbecue, fresh blooms signifying spring, trips to the beach, freshly caught salmon, making cheese, moments with family and friends, pie, and so many other precious visual stories that I just wanted to tuck away into a virtual scrapbook, for my inspiration continually and always will come from you

Lobster with Thermidor butter

First make the butter. Put the wine and shallot into a pan, then bring to the boil and simmer until nearly dry
Grilled Lobster with Garlic Herb Butter

Grilled Lobster with Garlic Herb Butter

She lived in the Ukraine all her life but old age and my mother’s persistence forced her to cave in. I’m glad my daughter and my very soon to be here niece will get to know their great grandmother
Lobster Stew

Lobster Stew

In a medium-size deep skillet or heavy saucepan, cook the onion in the butter over medium heat until softened and translucent, about 3 minutes
Brunswick Stew, Georgia Style

Brunswick Stew, Georgia Style

My sister, who lived for years in Georgia, came to visit, I had leftover pork shoulder (Momofuku’s Bo Ssam, to be exact – that was a big roast
Hot Milk Cake

Hot Milk Cake

Hot Milk cake, yes this cake calls for hot milk, trust me since ever i baked this super spongy cake, this cake goes directly to our favourite cake list
All Hail the Tomato Juice

All Hail the Tomato Juice

Went out for my roommate's birthday yesterday. may or may not have drowned my sobriety in vodka. I grabbed some condiments, a slice of celery and made myself the perfect hangover cure
Mofongo

Mofongo

My stone mortar and pestle gets the job done nicely. Mofongo is a Puerto Rican dish made with fried and smashed plantains
Crispy Fish Fritter

Crispy Fish Fritter

Afterwards after moving to North Carolina, I modified the recipe and made my version of the Crispy Fish Fritter
Fish Butter Fry

Fish Butter Fry

So as you all would expect, I sent my husband for buying some fresh white fish fillets for this. Wanna impress your guest/children or someone else