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Grapefruit, Avocado, Arugula Salad with Pan Seared Fish

I’m forever on the quest for The Perfect Bite. This elusive experience is that perfect single bite of a dish that allows you to experience every flavor, texture, sensation available in that dish in one perfect mouthful.  It is the essence of the dish summed up and experienced all at… Read more »

Curry Lemon Roasted Cauliflower

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Cauliflower is the oft overlooked cousin of vibrant broccoli. It’s pale appearance and inoffensive blandness have spent too long cowering the shadows of your plate in its quiet, limply translucent boiled form. BEHOLD! A transformation awaits! With the help of some olive oil, a touch of spice, a spritz of… Read more »

Lemongrass Dry-Brined Turkey

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This recipe is a simple asian twist on your traditional Thanksgiving roast turkey. I used the dry-brining method after reading a few different blogs about why it works: essentially, liberally salting the turkey draws the moisture out of the meat at first and then as the salt dissolves, creates a brine… Read more »

Vietnamese Spicy Lemongrass Hot Pot

Hotpot is an awesome meal for entertaining because your guests do all the cooking, it’s very flexible as far as ingredients, and it’s a fun interactive, messy experience for all! The only hard part that you as the host/hostess have to take care of is making a bangin’ broth for… Read more »