Posts Tagged: quick

Tangy Meyer Lemon Curd (Or How To Turn Your Neighbors Into Beta-Testers)

I’ve always loved lemon curd but have found that most versions are too sweet for my tastes and no, I don’t enjoy sucking on lemons, I just prefer my lemon curd to have a mouthwatering tang with its sweetness. So

Tangy Meyer Lemon Curd (Or How To Turn Your Neighbors Into Beta-Testers)

I’ve always loved lemon curd but have found that most versions are too sweet for my tastes and no, I don’t enjoy sucking on lemons, I just prefer my lemon curd to have a mouthwatering tang with its sweetness. So

ข้าวแกงเขียวหวานผัดปู: Green Curry Fried Rice With Crab

Despite living and working in Chiang Mai for a month, the first time I had curry fried rice was in St. Paul, Minnesota. Usually the words “fried rice” conjure up an image of savory rice that’s been cooked over super

ข้าวแกงเขียวหวานผัดปู: Green Curry Fried Rice With Crab

Despite living and working in Chiang Mai for a month, the first time I had curry fried rice was in St. Paul, Minnesota. Usually the words “fried rice” conjure up an image of savory rice that’s been cooked over super

Blistered Eggplant, Chickpea & Artichoke Tagine With Spicy Harissa-Tomato Sauce

In a brilliant display of versatility, Climate Change has flexed its muscles to say, “Just because 2012 was the hottest year on record doesn’t mean that I’m a one note diva.” Yup, apparently radical mood temperature swings can go both

Blistered Eggplant, Chickpea & Artichoke Tagine With Spicy Harissa-Tomato Sauce

In a brilliant display of versatility, Climate Change has flexed its muscles to say, “Just because 2012 was the hottest year on record doesn’t mean that I’m a one note diva.” Yup, apparently radical mood temperature swings can go both

肉じゃが: Hearty Yet Light Japanese Meat & Potatoes?

Like many people, after weathering the cold and hectic frenzy the winter holiday season seems to bring into our lives (not to mention the additional celebratory poundage), I feel the need to eat something hearty and belly-warming but not coma

肉じゃが: Hearty Yet Light Japanese Meat & Potatoes?

Like many people, after weathering the cold and hectic frenzy the winter holiday season seems to bring into our lives (not to mention the additional celebratory poundage), I feel the need to eat something hearty and belly-warming but not coma

Crunchy Velvety Chocolate Bread Pudding

It’s been a busy winter season at Chez Gekiuma. Lots of work, fanciful experiments, and food comas with interludes of play. Oh, and a few possessed electronics that shuffled off this mortal coil to be replaced by shinier and more

Crunchy Velvety Chocolate Bread Pudding

It’s been a busy winter season at Chez Gekiuma. Lots of work, fanciful experiments, and food comas with interludes of play. Oh, and a few possessed electronics that shuffled off this mortal coil to be replaced by shinier and more

Camarones al Mojo de Ajo: Tangy Garlicky Shrimp With Saffron-Tomato Rice

As often happens, the best laid dinner plans of mice and cooks can often result in completely different but equally satisfying meals. Having fantasized of making green curry mussels for dinner, coming home from the fishmonger with wild-caught jumbo shrimp

Camarones al Mojo de Ajo: Tangy Garlicky Shrimp With Saffron-Tomato Rice

As often happens, the best laid dinner plans of mice and cooks can often result in completely different but equally satisfying meals. Having fantasized of making green curry mussels for dinner, coming home from the fishmonger with wild-caught jumbo shrimp

Hearty Nostalgic Pasta e Fagioli

It’s amazing how food can be so contextual and nostalgic, likely cuz while we may live in our minds, we mainly experience through our bodies and eating is closely tied with the sense of smell. And why is smell so

Hearty Nostalgic Pasta e Fagioli

It’s amazing how food can be so contextual and nostalgic, likely cuz while we may live in our minds, we mainly experience through our bodies and eating is closely tied with the sense of smell. And why is smell so

Hearty Spicy Red Beans & Rice

I’m about as Southern as a polar bear but I’ve always had a weak spot of Creole and Cajun cuisine. I suspect that the hearty, melded stewed flavors with a healthy dose of spicy heat as well as aromatic spice

Hearty Spicy Red Beans & Rice

I’m about as Southern as a polar bear but I’ve always had a weak spot of Creole and Cajun cuisine. I suspect that the hearty, melded stewed flavors with a healthy dose of spicy heat as well as aromatic spice

ฟักทองแกงไก่: Kabocha Pumpkin Curry Chicken For When The Thermometer Hits Brrr!

The highs have just barely broken 40F with gusting winds and enough showers to give us large pools of standing water at the intersections and now the itinerant snowflakes have made an appearance. Despite wearing multiple sweaters, waterproof jackets, and

ฟักทองแกงไก่: Kabocha Pumpkin Curry Chicken For When The Thermometer Hits Brrr!

The highs have just barely broken 40F with gusting winds and enough showers to give us large pools of standing water at the intersections and now the itinerant snowflakes have made an appearance. Despite wearing multiple sweaters, waterproof jackets, and

お粥: Japanese Soupy Rice Porridge For Colds & Unhappy Tummies

Christmas is around the corner and the neighborhood is redolent with the sounds of sneezing and sniffling. Yup. It’s the season of giving and nothing keeps on giving like the common cold 😉 I’ll often go with chicken matzo ball

お粥: Japanese Soupy Rice Porridge For Colds & Unhappy Tummies

Christmas is around the corner and the neighborhood is redolent with the sounds of sneezing and sniffling. Yup. It’s the season of giving and nothing keeps on giving like the common cold 😉 I’ll often go with chicken matzo ball