Recipes

  • Tofu Quinoa Fried Rice

    Although this Tofu Quinoa Fried Rice recipe isn’t really fried “rice” it is prepared just like authentic Chinese fried rice but instead of rice I’m using quinoa (pronounced keen-wah). If you didn’t already know, quinoa is truly a super food.  Not only is it low in calories it is a complete protein, meaning it contains … Read More

  • Lumpia Recipe

    Lumpia Recipe Growing up in Minnesota I wasn’t exposed to Filipino cuisine until I moved to LA in the late 80s and boy, I was hooked! When I got the chance to do my own live-streaming, interactive cooking show Katie Woks, on the new digital platform NOM I jumped at the chance to make my … Read More

  • Gochujang Noodle Bowl

    Gochu..what??  Gochujang is a Korean red chili paste made from chilis, fermented soy beans, salt and sticky rice.  It’s been around for centuries and is taking the culinary world by storm.  Experts say it’s going to be the next Srircha.  It’s got a sweet smoky heat that adds an earthy richness to almost anything you … Read More

  • Sweet and Sour Chicken

    Who doesn’t love to bite into a tender, juicy piece chicken coated with a crispy batter and then tossed in a sweet and sour glaze with pineapples, tomatoes and bell pepper?  This Sweet and Sour Chicken recipe takes a bit more work than a simple stir-fry but it’s totally worth it.  Chinese people tend to … Read More

  • Crispy Mango Coconut Chicken

    Crispy Mango Coconut Chicken This recipe for Crispy Mango Coconut Chicken is hands down one of my favorites from my cookbook “Everyday Thai Cooking.” Everyone that’s tried this beauty raves about the crispy texture of the tender chicken drizzled with a sweet, tart and creamy sauce made with coconut milk and mango puree. I used … Read More

  • Chinese New Year Egg Rolls

    Chinese New Year Egg Rolls Gung Hay Fat Choy!! Welcome to the Year of the Monkey! I was so lucky to be asked by Cost Plus World Market to create a series of videos and design a fun and festive tablescape for the Lunar New Year. Please take a look at my videos for Potstickers, … Read More

  • Lemongrass Basil Shrimp

    I just made this quick and easy Lemongrass Basil Shrimp recipe during a test shoot for a new digital interactive cooking platform called NOM (coming soon across all your mobile devices)! Thanks to any of you that participated in the test!! This dish is loaded with complex flavors from the fish sauce, lemongrass, kaffir lime … Read More

  • Stir-Fried Chili Tamarind Veggies

    Stir-Fried Chili Tamarind Veggies I don’t know about you, but I’m still struggling with the couple of extra pounds I put on over the holidays.  I blame it on the Fried Chicken, Fried Green Tomatoes, Chicken Pot Pie and Peach Cobbler we devoured at Mary Mac’s while visiting my sister Jeanie in Atlanta (not to … Read More

  • Holiday Fortune Cookies

    Want to bring some Good Fortune to the holiday season? Try whipping up a batch of these fun and festive chocolate dipped holiday fortune cookies for your friends and family (btw – Santa loves these too)! For convenience, I use store-bought fortune cookies for this holiday fortune cookie recipe and buy holiday cookie toppings at … Read More

  • Honey Srircha Chicken Lollipops

    Honey Srircha Chicken Lollipops Looking for a way to spice up your holiday party?  Well hop on board the Goodship Honey Srircha Chicken Lollipop!  I created this delicious honey srircha glaze for a chicken wing recipe and decided to toss some chicken meatballs seasoned with lime juice, ginger, cilantro and scallions.    The result is … Read More