Category: Foods from Around the World

Pastitsio

Pastitsio is also known as Greek Lasagna.  I’m not sure if this is considered Greek since it uses lamb, but I chose to use ground turkey and add spices to it since...

Shaking Beef

I only had shaking beef (or bo luc lac) at restaurants a few times, growing up.  It’s not a dish that is commonly served at many restaurants.  This dish is also not...

Shrimp Fried Rice

Growing up, I loved eating fried rice.  I loved the rice from the Chinese food take out places as well as the ones that came from nicer restaurants.  My mom tried to...

Rotini Bolognese

I’ve seen Bolognese sauce at restaurants before and usually just associate them with being a ground meat sauce. I’ve never really had cravings for them. I just thought they were tomato sauce...

Pineapple Teriyaki Chicken

I love teriyaki chicken.  I used to make teriyaki chicken by sautéing chicken and then dousing it in store bought teriyaki sauce.  Although this is also delicious, many teriyaki sauces from the...

Healthier Beef and Broccoli

I’ve always been a fan of beef and broccoli.  The beef tastes delicious, and I can consider it a “healthy” recipe because it has broccoli in it.  It’s not exactly a healthy...