Category Archives: Food

Eat like a Roman!!! Oxtail Stew Roman Style recipe


I love history and Ancient Rome is one my favorite periods. I always wondered what people ate in ancient times. I found this recipe in several forms on the internet. This is a simple and hearty dish that will make … Continue reading

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Chicken and Kale Bibimbap … Easy and great cold weather treat


This delicious and easy recipe is a lot of fun to make and is perfect for cold weather evenings. We have modified it slightly. For the lack of Korean stone bowls we used a wok to prepare 3 portions together. … Continue reading

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Repost: Why You Should Drink Warm Water & Lemon


I have been drinking water with lemon every morning for past 3 months. I am not sure if it has any major benefits but it does make me feel more hydrated and gives a nice sense of balance in the … Continue reading

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Turmeric and Curcumin and their cancer prevention benefits


This is an interesting article on benefits of Turmeric and its component Curcumin in prevention of some cancers and it’s other health benefits. http://www.lef.org/magazine/mag2011/mar2011_How-Curcumin-Protects-Against-Cancer_01.htm By J. Everett Borger According to the American Cancer Society,1 one out of every three women in the United … Continue reading

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This Gluten-Free Thing Is a Really Overblown Fad! by http://www.marksdailyapple.com/


I have been on almost gluten free diet for over a year. I would agree with the article that even though I am not allergic to gluten explicitly, trying to limit it in my diet did bring me to a … Continue reading

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Chicken Tabaka … the tastes of my childhood


When I was a kid, my parents took me on vacation to Sochi, a resort city on the shores of Black Sea. Every day we would go for lunch to one of the local restaurants and I would always order … Continue reading

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Thai Chicken Curry with buckwheat


Nice Thai Chicken Curry recipe Easy to make and goes very well with buckwheat (lighter option to rice) The dish was light and delicious INGREDIENTS: 1 Tbsp peanut oil or canola oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 tsp fresh minced ginger 1 large onion, … Continue reading

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Tandoori Chicken with Indian basmati rice and riata recipe


Here I go again into the Indian food bliss. I must say this one was an exceptional success. The meal was delicious and light. I am not a big fan of rice as it usually tends to be heavy, but in … Continue reading

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Chicken Tikka Masala


I love Indian food, it’s spice and complexity. Here is another of my ventures into Indian cooking. Tikka Masal is one of my favorite dishes and I was very excited to have it for a cooking night with my girlfriend. I … Continue reading

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The taste of the mountains … Soup Kharcho


This is one of my favorite soups. It is hearty, spicy and satisfying. I have been wanting to make it for a long time and finally gave it a shot. The recipe that was used provided for beef, however I … Continue reading

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