Chicken teriyaki

When you discover what's in a bottle of teriyaki sauce, you will wonder why you have been buying bottles and bottles of the stuff when it's so easy to prepare it at home. … [Read more...]


Cooking with wine and liquor

In the corporate world and in law offices, bottles of wine and liquor are not unusual Christmas gifts. Sometimes, one gets very good (and very expensive) stuff; sometimes, … [Read more...]


How to make a basic risotto

My Mac's dictionary defines risotto as "an Italian dish of rice cooked in stock with other ingredients such as meat and vegetables." For an Asian, that sounds like throwing … [Read more...]


Tomato and basil risotto

Call it a journey to re-discover rice. Living in Asia, we've somehow taken rice for granted. We cook rice for our everyday meals but never really looked past the ubiquitous … [Read more...]