Category: Foods from Around the World

Homemade Flour Tortillas

When I was in Washington D.C. last time, I went to Chevy’s. They had a stand in which they were freshly making their own tortillas. We took a shot at making our...

Pasta Al Forno

This is a simple dish that can easily be made on a weeknight without much effort.  It also happens to be vegetarian, so it’s a nice option for days when you don’t...

Carne Asada “Street” Tacos

We had quite a bit of this awesome flank steak and were trying to come up with some recipes to use it on. The natural thought for flank steak always has been...

Mushroom and Ham Risotto

I love risotto.  It’s just so full of “creamy” delicious rice!  Some argue that is is hard to make and requires a lot of time and effort.  It definitely takes a lot...

Minestrone

Mike loves Minestrone soup. I don’t really understand it, but the fact that I don’t like beans may have something to do with that. Minestrone is actually pretty easy to make and...

Margherita Pizza

Mike’s favorite pizza restaurant is a place in Washington D.C. called Two Amy’s.  I have to admit, their pizza is amazing!  My favorite pizza there is the Margherita pizza, with buffalo mozzarella....

Chicken Chow Mein

There is just something amazingly delicious about chow mein.  When I would go to Panda Express, I always prefer to get the side of chow mein vs getting half or all fried...