Tag: spicy

Quick Nappa Cabbage Kimchi

Quick Nappa Cabbage Kimchi

I have to confess I am a kimchi fanatic. In fact, lately I have been experimenting quite a bit with making different fermented vegetables and fruit after reading The NOMA Guide to Fermentation by Rene Redzepi and the team at the Nordic Food Lab. I hope to 

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,