This is essentially my mom’s recipe for Chinese Chicken Salad. It was her go-to for almost every family party growing up. Her version is all lettuce. I add cabbage to make it a little more substantial. But no matter what you gotta have MAEBO ONE-TON CHIPS.Continue reading “Local Style Chinese Chicken Salad”
When you run out of mayo for your mac salad and don’t feel like going back to Times. This homemade mayonnaise is easy to make with only five ingredients. Continue reading “Homemade Mayo”
Not Your Mama’s Chili Pepper Water
According to sources, some scorpion peppers have the equivalent in Scoville units to pure, undiluted US grade pepper spray. While this chili pepper water is made with homegrown scorpion chilis, it lingers just enough without masking the flavor of food.
Basic Chicken Stock
You can use this stock as-is for soups or you can clarify further and turn into a consommé using egg whites. The consommé is used as a base for New Years Ozoni (mochi soup). Continue reading “Basic Chicken Stock”