Simple Kimchi Recipe

Last Saturday, my mom and my brother got home with a bunches of Chinese cabbage. It's because we're gonna make Koren Kimchi. Sliced radish, whole radish, cucumber, and Chinese cabbage are commonly used for Kimchi.

There are two classes of ingredients of Kimchi. Here are the basic ingredients:

1 pound [0.5 kg] Chinese cabbage
2 tablespoons salt
4 cups [1 L] cold water
2 cups [0.5 L] very hot water

Here are the seasonings:

1 tablespoon finely chopped garlic
1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh ginger
1 tablespoon finely chopped scallions (also called as onion spring)
2 teaspoons finely chopped dried red pepper
2 teaspoons sugar
1 tablespoon salt
Here's How:

Beef Roast and Hearty Vegetables

Another beef recipe in here :)

2 1/2 to 3 pounds beef chuck pot roast
1 teaspoon seasoned salt
1/2 teaspoon dried marjoram leaves
1/4 teaspoon celery seed
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 clove garlic
1/2 cup water
10 ounces frozen Brussels sprouts
4 medium carrots
2 medium potatoes
2 medium turnips
1 medium onion
1/2 teaspoon salt


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Something About Coffee

It was September, year 2008, when we were surprised by an intriguing seminar hosted by Coffee Beanyard. Why intriguing? It is because it cost too much yet it's just a coffee classroom seminar. Even we're unwilling to attend, we have no choice because it's compulsory. At the middle of that seminar, we realized that our payment is worth it. Here's a video of some designs our speaker taught us. And these are totally AWESOME.

Simple Pineapple Carrot Cake

I can still remember my school days before, when my classmates and I didn't stop on asking on what to do for our TESDA assessment. We are going to prepare this cake for the hot category. I want to share this to you because this means so much in my culinary career. :)

Here's How:

3 cups all purpose flour
2 teaspoon baking powder
2 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups oil
4 eggs
2 cups granulated sugar
2 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups finely grated carrot
1 cup undrained crushed pineapple
1/2 cup pieces of unflavored walnuts or cashew nuts (this is optional)

Basic Angel Food Cake Recipe

If there's a recipe for Devil Food Cake, there's also a recipe for Angel Food Cake. :)

Here's How:

1 1/3 cups egg whites
1 1/3 tsp cream of tartar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup white sugar
1 1/4 teaspoon almond extract or vanilla
1 cup sifted cake flour sifted twice with 1/2 cup sugar

Basic Devil Food Cake Recipe

If you're always craving for chocolate, try this at home. :)

Here's How:

2 cups all purpose flour
1/2 cup dry cocoa
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup shortening
1 teaspoon vanilla
3 eggs
1 1/4 cups whole milk combined with
1 tablespoon vinegar

Sizzling Tenderloin

As requested by one of my friend, whom I call Choi, here's a simple recipe of our favorite Sizzling Tenderloin.

Here's How:

2 tablespoons cooking oil
5 grams garlic- minced
50 grams onion- sliced
100 grams or 0.1 kilograms beef tenderloin
5 grams beef broth
1/2 tsp Worcestershire
1 cup soup stock
50 grams red and green bell peppers
4 pieces button  mushrooms
1 tbsp water

Sesame in Potato Patties

I suggest you to try this patties in your home. You'll surely crave for more.

Here's How:

Mashed potato which is enough for 8 servings
1/3 cup sesame seed
2/3 cup margarine or butter

Home-style Sauerbraten

Do you love International Foods? Now, I have here a German Cuisine for you.

Here's How:

4 pound beef rolled rump roast
1 jar or 16 oz spice crab apples, drained 
2/3 cup white vinegar
1 medium onion sliced
2 bay leaves
1 1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon pickling spice
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 teaspoon sugar
2/3 cup crushed gingersnaps

Cute Potato Pancakes

Nothing to do with the potatoes growing in your backyard? Here's a simple recipe for you.

Here's How:

1 package hash brown potato mix with onions
1 3/4 cups boiling water
1/4 cup vegetable oil
2 eggs
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon salt

Four Times Chocolate Cookie

If you're a certified chocoholic, here's a perfect cookie for you!

Here's How:

1 cup flour
1/4 cup cocoa powder
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
1 cup bittersweet chocolate
1/2 cup unsweetened chocolate
1 1/2 cups soft light brown sugar
3/4 cup unsalted butter
3 eggs
1 tsp pure vanilla extract
2 cups chocolate chips

White Cookie in Walnuts and Raspberry

This was a time planned cookie which was so easy and so convenient to make. Why not try one?

Here's How:

1 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup sugar
1 egg, beaten
1 tsp vanilla
2 cups all purpose flour
-In a large bowl, beat butter with sugar until fluffy. Stir in egg and vanilla, gradually add flour . Mix well.
1 cup butter, softened
3 tbsp cornstarch
1/4 cup sugar
1 3/4 cup all purpose flour


Nuts about chicken? Here's the perfect recipe for you!

Here's How:

1lb boneless, skinless chicken breast or thighs
For marinade: 1 cup curry powder
1 clove garlic, finely chopped
2 tbsp each soy sauce and lemon juice
1 tbsp sugar
For peanut sauce: 3 tbsp smooth peanut butter
2 tbsp each liquid honey, soy sauce, water
Tabasco sauce to taste

Application Approved!

I'm so happy today after opening my Google Ad sense account because I have just received an email which I've waited for almost 1 month. My blog application was approved and that was so nice. My heart was overwhelmed by joy and I can't explain how I feel. My father exclaimed that I can use the internet anytime I want, but that doesn't mean I'll do that. I can now make money online. Here's the proof that my blog was approved. :)