Lemongrass Dry-Brined Turkey

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 directly on the surface, which…

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 your guests to cook their…

Lemongrass Chicken

Have some boneless, skinless chicken that needs a good flavor kick in the rear?? Tired of  gnawing on blah, boring, bland baked chicken in an effort to stay healthy? Welcome, my friends, to the antitode to your common boring chicken routine! You may have seen lemongrass in some previous posts, but let’s get to know…

Pineapple Curry Beef

Lord it’s been a long time since I’ve posted. It’s been a whirlwind of work and prepping for vacation, and vacationing, and recovering…but, I”M BACK BABIES! well, sort of. I didn’t have much in my fridge b/c of laziness with grocery shopping, but I was able to cobble together a pretty tasty meal and a…