Jn Spicy Plum Sauce

Let me be your hero… kitchen hero that is! With these crispy fried chicken wings drenched in or dipped in my spicy plum sauce. Here’s my recipe for a sweet & spicy sauce with a hint of tartness.  This black magic concoction will have you putting it on everything! Also, the recipe for an easy…

Jn Prime Rib Roast

TGIF – Reliving the aroma of a prime rib roasting in my kitchen. This EAU du Perfume of all the seasonings will literarily make your stomach grrr –OWL and oh the drool factor!!! Check it out and have a fantastic Friday my dear food friends. List of Ingredients: 5 Lb Beef Rib Roast Bone-in 1…

Jn Oyster Sauce Marinated Beef Tacos

If you follow me on Instagram, you would know it’s my Beef Bonanza week. All recipes dedicated to the wonderful cow meat. Here’s one that’s simple to make and pleasing to the eyes. Voila – Jn Oyster Sauce Marinated Beef Tacos. Servings: 20-25 Tacos (depending how generous with the toppings) List of Ingredients: 1 lb…

Jn – Oxtail and Marrow Bones Pho – Vietnamese Beef Noodle Soup

Nothing beats a steaming bowl of PHO. Don’t you agree? The art of cooking pho is fair less complicated than it may seem. The thought of long hours of simmering beef bones makes it intimidating and complicated to some but, it is. If you break down the steps. Here’s my take on Oxtail and Marrow…

Jn (Bánh Cuốn) Vietnamese Rice Rolls Update

This is one of my Dad’s favorite – Bánh Cuốn(Vietnamese pork rice rolls). So last week,I decided to spoil dad and make him some. I was – rushing quickly to serve it for his 10:00am lunch hour lol (yes, you read it right… he eats at 10:00 – 10:30am!) lol … When I turned to…

Vietnamese Eggnog/egg cream – Cafe Sua Trung Nong

I’m not a great coffee barista but I sure can whip a mean eggnog cream coffee. So enjoy this cup on me… “It started over coffee… It’s funny how from simple things, the best things begin…”  Vietnamese eggnog coffee that is.  The rich, eggy and creamy concoction sure balance out the opulent dark espresso blend…

Jn Rice Paper Rosebud Shrimp Dumplings

There’s not much to this recipe except that it will leave your guests in awe… Beautiful, dainty and elegant rice paper rosebud encompassing a hidden sweet treasure. Take the challenge and create your garden of edible roses. Servings: 14 dumplings List of Ingredients: 15 – Shrimp (size 31/40) Peeled & De-veined Slivers of ginger 2…

Jn Shrimp Wrapped in Crispy Egg Noodles

Like I said … “A beautiful appetizer or a great snack – Shrimp wrapped in crispy and crunchy egg noodles And you won’t believe how quick and easy it is to make. “ Check it out…