Shrimp Larb – ‘Larb Goong’

Shrimp Larb – ‘Larb Goong’

I will tell you that one of my favorite flavor combinations has to be that of the flavors of any Thai larb, or what some refer to as laap. Someone from Thailand, or from the Thai culture please chime in and let me know which…

Vietnamese Spring Rolls

Vietnamese Spring Rolls

One of my wife’s favorite Asian appetizers, besides Filipino lumpia is probably shrimp spring rolls. They are always a big hit at family gatherings, and they are pretty awesome as they are essentially a salad roll. What is also great about these, is that you…

Egg Foo Yung

Egg Foo Yung

Pretty much everyone in my family, with the exception of my oldest son, loves eggs. Whether they be hard boiled, fried, or scrambled, everyone is sure to indulge. To me, eggs might be the best vehicle for serving up any type of hearty meal, and…

Shrimp Scampi Pizza

Shrimp Scampi Pizza

This past weekend was one of those special days for many people. Yes, it was Valentine’s day, and it was that time of year when it seemed as though every male was in a panic mode around 5:00 p.m. on that Friday, hustling to purchase…

Grilled Shrimp with Cilantro Pesto

Grilled Shrimp with Cilantro Pesto

Are you like me when it comes to pesto? You love it right? I think pesto goes great with so many things, whether you are simply dipping vegetables into it, lathering it on a sandwich, or going with a classic and tossing it with pasta,…

Thai Toast

Thai Toast

I made this recipe a handful of years ago, and realized that I never took a picture! Go figure. This past weekend was a great cooking weekend. Yes, it was St. Patty’s festivities, but I had already been corned beefed out by eating corned beef…