Appetizers

Wasabi Mayo Chicken Salad

Asian Chicken Salad

I’ve been trying to jump back on the health train lately so I’ve been trying to eat and cook better. This week I wanted to try my hand at making chicken salad. My aunt made me this kick ass chicken salad over the holidays which gave me the inspiration for this recipe. However, I didn’t want to just recreate what she made me so I added some of my own…

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Appetizers

Salmon and Pork Loin Spring Rolls

Spring Rolls

I always feel a tad bit sad after the holidays are over. That’s especially true this year since I had such a blast in Michigan. I miss my family, and I definitely miss their food. My aunt and grandma are two of the best cooks I have ever known. My grandma can make banh cuon FROM SCRATCH which is the most difficult Vietnamese dish technically. One thing we always have…

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Food Experiences

The Land of Beer

Lansing Brewing Company

As I mentioned in my previous post, I spent the holidays in Michigan with my extended family. Michigan is soooo different from San Francisco. The pace is about half that of San Francisco which was a welcome change to the hustle and bustle of the big city. One of the most surprising things I discovered this trip was how big the beer culture is in Michigan. It seemed like there…

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