Category: Recipes

Of Cast Iron and Roasted Garlic

  For the longest time, I was afraid of using a cast iron pan on the induction cookers we had at home, because I thought they weren’t compatible or would break the vulnerable glass tops. I was surprised to find...

Salmon Gravlax

My “Uncle” Michel, a French-American chef formerly based in Kuala Lumpur, shared his recipe for Salmon Gravlax with my Mom. I hung around just to take pictures and taste-test. Gravlax is a traditional Scandinavian method for preparing salmon and reducing...

Rochefort 6 Oxtail Stew

I previously wrote about the amazing oxtail stew that my favorite anesthesiologist-acupuncturist-beer geek cooked up for us at a recent gathering. Tender oxtails literally falling off the bone with a rich, earthy red wine sauce made for a glorious entree....