Taiwanese Soy and Vinegar Pickled Cucumber|臺式醬瓜

A popular pickle recipe in Taiwan, it is fast and simple to make. Salty, crunchy, sweet and slightly sour, Taiwanese love eating these pickles with congee or turn them into a variety of savory dishes. Try this 4-ingredient recipe before the cucumbers are gone! These pickles are dark-colored, but flavorful and crunchy. I find this … Continue reading Taiwanese Soy and Vinegar Pickled Cucumber|臺式醬瓜

Asian-Spiced Roasted Rainbow Carrots by Asian Caucasian

These gorgeously glazed sweet and spicy roasted rainbow carrots are the perfect side dish or starter to impressing your guests! Asian Caucasian created this beautiful recipe for you to eat the fall harvest in the most beautiful way possible. Did I mention the sauce can also be used to marinate your meat or tofu? TRY THIS … Continue reading Asian-Spiced Roasted Rainbow Carrots by Asian Caucasian

Tomato Scrambled Eggs, Taiwanese Style 台式番茄炒蛋

A sweet and sour dish using ingredients that's already in the fridge! This is a Taiwanese family favorite since it increases everyone's appetite(especially kids) and a great side to your lunch box. It's tomato season!!! They are everywhere at the Rochester downtown farmer's market. Besides all the usual things to do with tomatoes: ketchup, can … Continue reading Tomato Scrambled Eggs, Taiwanese Style 台式番茄炒蛋

Cucumber Salad with Sesame Dressing 麻醬涼拌小黃瓜

A 5-minute salad to use up the cucumbers you find in the farmers market! Nutty, flavorful yet refreshing, a great side dish to noodle or rice dishes. When cucumbers are in season, they are everywhere!! Cucumbers here are mostly for pickling, but in Taiwan most cucumbers are eaten fresh. The variety is slightly different from … Continue reading Cucumber Salad with Sesame Dressing 麻醬涼拌小黃瓜

Vietnamese Iced Yogurt Coffee Recipe|越南優格咖啡

Yep, you read it right, Vietnamese yogurt coffee. It sounds weird but it is absolutely amazing. Great for mornings if you don't have time for breakfast too. :p YOGURT + ICED COFFEE. Vietnamese know a thing or two about their coffee, there are some interesting combinations but I haven't found one that I disliked. What … Continue reading Vietnamese Iced Yogurt Coffee Recipe|越南優格咖啡