Monthly Archive:: September 2008

The wrong color

The visual aspect of food is a huge part of eating. We all learn to make quick visual “judgments” about our food, even if our other senses are tell us …

Littering

If you noticed a trail of cilantro down Buford Highway today – that was me. I’ve got to remember to tell them to leave it off when I order bahn …

MANGOSTEENS!

FINALLY – mangosteens in the US! As far as I knew, I was going to have to wait for a return trip to Thailand. But no more – I found …

Spaghetti with Pork Belly

This has to be one of the best pasta sauces I’ve ever made – no recipe, nothing fancy – it just lets the ingredients speak.

  • 1/2 lb pork belly, cut

Mussels with Garlic & Mirin

HX and I stopped by Super H Mart in Duluth after spending the day at Malaysia Fest (only 2 blocks off Buford Highway). A run through the seafood department …