Month: December 2011

Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup (Niu Rou Mian)

Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup (Niu Rou Mian)

  I was thumbing through some old copies of Saveur Magazine recently and found their recipe for Taiwanese beef noodle soup (牛肉面)and thought I should experiment a bit in the kitchen.  As a student in Taiwan, I would often stop by the small street vendors…

Kimchi Jjigae (Kimchi Stew)

Kimchi Jjigae (Kimchi Stew)

I was fortunate enough this past Thanksgiving to receive a container of homemade cabbage and radish kimchi from one of my mom’s friends in Atlanta.  Although this meant making the 11 hour drive back to DC with a bucket of kimchi in the back seat,…