Gooey Nutella Tart

nutella tart

Call me crazy but I’m not the biggest nutella fan. I don’t dislike it, that would be really crazy but I don’t go gaga over it like a lot of people! (I still love rocher ferrero though but probably more for the crispy texture). My first taste of nutella was when my brother brought some […]

Crispy Fried Shrimp Burger

shrimp burger

There’s a lot of things I miss about our recent (long) vacation to Korea and Japan – a lot – but one thing I was really missing and craving recently was the shrimp burgers! These little burgers were on commercials, posters and billboards from every fast food restaurant. They were everywhere – even at McDonald’s […]

Thin and Crispy Roasted Black Sesame Cookies

roasted black sesame cookies

Everyone has their cookie preference – soft, chewy, crispy, thick, thin and so on. There’s not really a right or wrong answer, persay but I grew up eating bordeaux pepperidge farm cookies. Thin and crispy (!). Although, I have grown to like soft and/or chewy cookies too. But, nonetheless, our family never really ate the […]

Braised Pork Ribs with Kimchi

After all of the luscious, waist expanding delicious sweets, it’s time for some spiciness to balance it all! It’s also cold (freezing) here in the northeast and winter is here to stay. It’s not really welcome to stay but I don’t think winter will be leaving for a few months, so, might as well embrace […]

Cranberry Filled Moist Cake

I started writing this post 3 times and never made it through the food coma of luscious food throughout the holiday season. It’s all now passed and I made this cake weeks ago for a Holiday brunch so a bit too late to make this for Christmas but it’s a wonderfully light and airy cake […]

Moist Korean Sweet Potato Bread

Korean sweet potato bread (goguma bread)

Did I already mention that Korean sweet potatoes (goguma in Korean) are one of my favorite foods to eat in the winter? When I visited home for Thanksgiving my mom stocked up on gogumas for me to steam in the microwave and roast in the oven. Just to emphasize how much I love these purple […]