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Slow Cooked Roast Chicken and Kale

Slow Cooked Roast Chicken and Kale

When hunger and inspiration come together, delicious dishes appear. That was the case for me today. I had some chicken thighs, kale, and onions in the fridge, along with coconut milk. Added some spices: ginger powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder, salt, pepper, and lemongrass, and put them all in a slow cooker. 聽Left it on … Continue reading

Chicken Satay with Walnut Sauce

Chicken Satay with Walnut Sauce

Grilling on skewers seems like a universal way to cook meat, don’t you think? Most citizens of the world probably have their own versions and names for it. Still, it’s the same delicious idea :). Indonesians (and some of our South East Asian neighbors) call this method as sate or satay. As a popular street … Continue reading

Spicy Shredded Chicken

Spicy Shredded Chicken

(My version of Ayam Suwir. Origin: Bali) Another big hit at home: tender, juicy, flavorful shredded chicken, covered in a mixture of cooked chili peppers. There’s heat, spices, but also a hint of sweetness from the cooked peppers, shallots, and garlic. Very exciting for the palate, that’s for sure. I learned about this dish from … Continue reading

Baked Potato Patties

Baked Potato Patties

Inspired by the Indonesian聽perkedel daging (potato ground beef patties) and Puerto Rican聽pastel贸n, I created these baked potato patties with ground turkey, bell pepper, chili pepper, cilantro and onion. Ha! Yes, I got a little creative 馃檪 The result? Savory little goodness that made a wonderful appetizer! Hope you like it! We need: 3 Russet potatoes … Continue reading

Roast Chicken with Turmeric and Spices

Roast Chicken with Turmeric and Spices

The quest to have a collection of easy and flavorful roast chicken recipes continues. I definitely have been on a roast chicken kick lately. I love the crispy exterior, but tender interior, and flavorful roast chicken. Now, the goal is to have a few different versions. So I play with the seasonings each time I … Continue reading

Easy Dry-Rub Roasted Chicken

Easy Dry-Rub Roasted Chicken

Inspired by the delicious main course at Chicken Hut in Chicago, I went on a quest to make my own flavorful and juicy chicken. Since I don’t have the proper grill that produces great char-broiled chicken like the hut does, I settle with oven roasting. On this quest, I am also learning, from this one … Continue reading