Tag Archives: stew

Chicken and Cabbage

The other day, I bought a cabbage that weighs more than me. Since I’m not normally a regular cabbage eater, I wasn’t sure what to do with it exactly. Call it an impulse buy, I suppose. So, I decided to … Continue reading

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Tilapia in Spicy Black Bean Sauce

The other day I picked up a jar of black bean chili sauce. It was only a few Euros/dollars, and WELL worth it. I think I’ve found my new obsession for the next week or two: Tilapia in spicy black … Continue reading

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Simplified Kare Kare – Filipino peanut sauce stew

Kare Kare is a stew originating in the Philippines made with meat, vegetables, and a savory peanut and shrimp sauce. The meat can range from anything from seafood to oxtail, which is the most common and traditional alternative. As I’m currently located … Continue reading

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A Very Merry Christmas Dinner – German Style

Ever wondered what Germans eat for Christmas dinner? Probably not…but too bad! This is what this post is about. But don’t worry, it’s much more than potatoes and sauerkraut! Ok, first of all, Germans have three days of Christmas! Three days! … Continue reading

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Beef and Asian Pears?

I usually prefer to eat vegetarian dishes, but since it’s winter and I’m freezing, I’m trying to eat more meat in an attempt to put more “meat on my bones.” We’ll see if it works. Add that to a ton … Continue reading

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The Easiest Dinner Ever: Stir-fry

To me, teaching someone how to make stir-fry is like teaching someone how to make toast. It’s something so easy and natural for me that it probably runs in my blood. But, I tend to forget, not everyone grew up … Continue reading

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Bunga Bunga Mungo Beans

Mung beans – or mungo beans, as I grew up calling them – have nothing to do with Bunga Bunga parties, as far as I know. I’m not even sure why I put that in the title of this post. … Continue reading

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