Category Archives: Asian

Refrigerator Spicy Shrimp Stir Fry

I bought a lot of veg from Fresh Paradise, forgetting that I was leaving at the end of the week; bell peppers, mini courgettes, snow peas, mini asparagus, etc.  Couldn’t let them go to waste and there was that large … Continue reading

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Grilled Veal Ribs with Japanese Potato Salad

  It’s strange but I guess rolled meat roasts are not common in Stuttgart.  I did find one a while back but after that experience I always buy them in France to bring back to Stuttgart.  With so many other cuts of … Continue reading

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Teriyaki Salmon with Chinese Noodles

Our son, who was not able to come home for Christmas, is in Sens/Paris for a few weeks. Really happy to see him and feed him.  Noticing I was having a hard time choosing from the ridiculous amount of food … Continue reading

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Pork and Aubergine Stir Fry

After a busy morning of drinking coffee and nonessential shopping, I developed a taste for something Asian.  With the refrigerator at maximum capacity, filled with leftovers and vegetables, it was child’s play to figure something out ;)  I had two … Continue reading

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Soy Ginger Sea Bream

This dorade royale, or sea bream, kept reproaching me everytime I opened the freezer. It’s darkened, glacial eye a testimony to it’s “past the due date” freshness and it’s probable dry, tasteless flesh.  Still, it worried me that I had … Continue reading

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Glazed Chicken Thighs To Go

My husband left for Stuttgart this morning, so yesterday I made some chicken thighs for him to eat during the week until he can get to the commissary and buy the usual garbage he eats when I’m not there.  When … Continue reading

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Char Siu Glazed Chicken Drumettes

The watch words for today are “easy”, “butter” and “char siu”.   Easy chicken drumettes, baked in butter, glazed with char siu sauce, then sprinkled with wild sesame seeds and Angel hair piment. Can’t – Be – Bothered! Char Siu … Continue reading

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Day Two: Chicken and Broccoli Stir Fry

It’s day two of the skinless chicken breasts cook off and no comment from my husband yet. Well, tomorrow is another day.  I have only begun to amuse myself  :D Easy stir fry; ginger, garlic, sake, the usual suspects.  I … Continue reading

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My Husband’s Lunch

As you might know, I absolutely adore the blog My Dad’s Lunch, a playful look at mid-day dining and nutrition. Everyday I make my husband a bento box to take to work using a combination of leftovers and items made … Continue reading

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A Salmon Fix

We don’t eat salmon as often here as we used to in Sens, nor surprisingly, as much as we did in Senegal.  I don’t get over to Fresh Paradise, my go to store in Stuttgart with the great fishmonger, as … Continue reading

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