Everyday Meals

Authentic Pho

Ingredients 4 pounds beef soup bones 1onion, unpeeled and cut in half 5 slices fresh ginger 1 tablespoon salt 2 pods star anise 2 ½ tablespoons fish sauce 4 quarts water 1 (8 ounce) package dried rice noodles 1 ½ pounds beef top sirloin, thinly sliced ½ cup chopped cilantro 1 tablespoon chopped green onion 1 ½ cups […]

Everyday Meals

Authentic Pad Thai

Ingredients 12 ounces dried rice noodles ½ cup white sugar ½ cup distilled white vinegar ¼ cup fish sauce 2 tablespoons tamarind paste 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2boneless, skinless chicken breast halves, sliced into thin strips 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 ½ teaspoons garlic, minced 4eggs, beaten 1 ½ tablespoons white sugar 1 ½ teaspoons salt 1 cup […]

Everyday Meals

Sugo di Pomodoro (Authentic Italian Tomato Sauce)

Ingredients 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, halved 2 (14 ounce) cans passata (crushed tomatoes) ¼ cup fresh basil, torn in half salt to taste Directions Step 1 Heat oil in a saucepan over low heat. Add onion and garlic. Cook and stir until soft and translucent, about 5 minutes. Add […]

Breakfast & Brunch

Authentic Huevos Rancheros

Ingredients 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 4 (6 inch) corn tortillas 1 cup refried beans with green chilies 1 teaspoon butter 4eggs 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese 8 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled ½ cup salsa(Optional) Directions Step 1 Heat oil in a small skillet over medium-high heat. Fry tortillas one at a time until firm, […]