Author: katescuisine

Easy Lo Mein

Originally published on April 9, 2018 I love noodles, especially Chinese noodles that are coated in a salty, fatty sauce. I would always choose noodles over rice and they may be even easier to make, as you’ll see in this Easy Lo Mein recipe. You can add even more vegetables or protein such as chicken or tofu […]

Bell Pepper Salad

Originally published on April 19, 2018 If there’s one kind of vegetable that’s always in my fridge, it’s bell peppers. Green, red, yellow, orange, I don’t care. But my fridge isn’t complete if I don’t have at least one in there. They’re great for throwing into a fast stir-fry on busy nights, or for just slicing […]

Chicken Thighs in Creamy Garlic Sauce

Originally published on April 30, 2018 People often get bored with chicken. Well to be honest, I often get bored with chicken. But when that happens, I just have to remind myself that a dish doesn’t have to be about the chicken, but about the sauce you put over top of it. So when I […]

Anthony’s Bad Boy Cauliflower

Originally posted on June 25, 2018 On June 8, 2018, we sadly lost Anthony Bourdain. Anyone who’s ever watched one of his shows, read one of his books, or even just listened to one of his interviews knows that while Bourdain loves good food, he knows that it doesn’t always have to be taken so […]

Patty Melts

Originally published on September 4, 2018 Can you believe I only recently found out about patty melts? I’m not sure why, since I’m a big fan of diner food, which these totally are, and I also love any type of sandwich that’s turned into a melt. Okay, let’s be real. I love any and all sandwiches. […]

Cranberry Crescent Bites

Originally published on November 20, 2018 If you’re hosting a holiday party this year, or just want to give your family a special treat before the big dinner, these Cranberry Crescent Bites are perfect. Best of all, they’re super easy with just a handful of ingredients and a very quick cook time. Dried cranberries and cream cheese […]

Crusty French Bread

Originally posted on February 13, 2021 Hi, friends, it feels like it’s been years! Joking. It has been years. And even then, the posts on the blog were guests posts and not my own. Between the time I last wrote a recipe for this blog and now, a lot has changed, hasn’t it? Yes, we […]

Pork Dumplings

Originally published on February 21, 2021 People make plans and God laughs. That’s one of my favorite sayings because it’s so true and it sometimes extends to the kitchen, as well. I found this out, once again, when I was preparing a Chinese menu and had planned on making egg rolls to go with it. Of course, […]