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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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Udon Shrimp Noodles

I love Asian noodles, especially fresh udon noodles.  One of my favorite sites, Rasa Malaysia, inspired me to try packaged, pre-boiled udon noodles, and drove me to substitute so many items that I’m sure this doesn’t taste the same but … Continue reading

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Char Sui Quail with Two Salads

The refrigerator is almost bare of vegetables.  All I’ve got left is beets and spinach.  It seems such a hardship not being near a Sens style farmers’ market :(  My full bunch of celery served the cause today in a … Continue reading

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Schweinebauch

In keeping with “vide frigidaire et congelateur” week, I made German pork belly.  I eyeballed this meat in the supermarket and it sort of looked like pork belly, only leaner.  I knew it was pork because of the “schweine” but … Continue reading

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Shrimp Soba Noodles

I think I’m allergic to Germany!  Just kid-ding.  But I do have a terrible cold.  It’s probably from going in and out of those really cold houses during our house hunting forays.  Boy howdy, you wouldn’t believe some of the … Continue reading

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Steamed Cod Cheeks with Adzuki Bean Sauce

I really like Japanese adzuki beans.  The texture is creamy and with a little sugar and mirin, they make a great addition to a bento box. However, today I wanted to make steamed cod cheeks with black bean sauce and … Continue reading

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Two for Tea: Green Tea Soba Noodles and Gunpowder Tea Quail Eggs

My sincere apologies to the Japanese people; I cheated on the soup base for the noodles.  I diluted bottled, straight, soba tsuyu with water to make it.  So easy but good.  I did wash and rinse the noodles for a … Continue reading

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Sesame Noodles with Grilled Cod

It’s a Wagamama-like Day!   Sesame noodles with grilled fish.  So satisfying. Sesame Noodles with Grilled Cod 2 tbsp tamari soy sauce 2 tbsp lemon juice 2 tbsp peanut oil 1 tsp sesame seed oil 1 lb cod, cut into … Continue reading

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Smoked Duck, Spinach and Noodle Soup

My inspiration for this soup comes from the Smoky Wok blog.  Her Chinese Leeks with Waxed Duck Stir-fry really caught my eye http://www.smokywok.com/2012/03/chinese-leeks-with-waxed-duck-stir-fry.html, but as I only had smoked duck and French leeks, I decided to take the freezing rain into … Continue reading

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Thai Sea Bream with Udon Noodles

I’ve made this plate before with dorade royale or French sea bream and it was just as good or maybe better than the last time.  Pretty much, you can’t go wrong with fresh, correctly cooked fish. Today I had my … Continue reading

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