Asian Baked Salmon

Asian Baked Salmon

It’s the dressing what makes a good salad. It’s the gravy over the mashed potato that makes you go for a second round. It’s this awesome pungent sauce over baked salmon that put this recipe on repeat! In our household we try to eat at least once a...
Asian Bonito Flake Salad

Asian Bonito Flake Salad

Once in a while I need to have my Japanese/Korean grocery shopping fix. Whether in Amsterdam or Jakarta (my two hometowns) In Amsterdam I love to pay a visit to Meidi-Ya and Shilla. As for Jakarta I go to Papaya in Citywalk to still my Japanese snacking cravings. Good...
Gyoza, Jiaozi, Potstickers, Dumplings

Gyoza, Jiaozi, Potstickers, Dumplings

As a full blood Chinese I have to admit that I’m very much into dumplings. Dumplings of any kind. Whether in soup, fried or the famous pot stickers. There are many given names for these delicious handmade snacks. In Japan they carry the name Gyoza, in China they...
Korean Jap Chae (stir fried sweet potato noodles)

Korean Jap Chae (stir fried sweet potato noodles)

If you have to choose between all types of carbs (bread, potatoes, rice, noodles, pasta), which one is your favorite? Mine is definitely noodles. How about combining this with my other favorite ingredient, the sweet potato. Let me tell you, that’s a match made...