Tea Eggs

Tea Eggs

Tea eggs or Cha Ye Dan in Chinese has been a popular snack food in China for centuries. Fast food establishments like 7-11 stores and local grocery stores have a display of tea eggs for sale in large glass jars…

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Paella Valenciana

Paella Valenciana

There are numerous variants to this dish. The origin of this dish dates back to when the Moors occupied Spain in 711 AD. The Moors love rice which was already in cultivation and there preferred spice is saffron. Wild rabbits and…

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Chicken Binacol

Chicken Binacol

Various version of the chicken binacol recipe exist, but this one is my take. I catered this dish to a group of physicians and received a standing ovation for it. A friend shared this recipe to me along with a…

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Pochero

Pochero

I grew up eating pochero every Sunday for dinner. The pochero I knew was made of beef but I have been told that chicken and pork is used as well. The original recipe of pochero calls for pork as the…

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Ossobucco

Ossobucco

This dish originated from Milan,the capital of Lombardia located in Northern Italy, thus the name Ossobuco ala Milanese. Many of Italy's exquisite dishes originated from its Northern region. Like every country, they cook what they grow, harvest foods that grow…

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