Yellow Kroeung – Cambodian Aromatic Paste

How do I begin to speak about an ingredient or the ingredients that comprises this paste when it’s so indicative of my culture? That’s a big task! “Kroeung” directly translate to “ingredients”, but we use it as the generic term to describe an aromatic paste used to flavor soups (somlaw), stir fries (cha), curries (kari)…

So Simple It’s Silly: Vegan Quinoa Salad

So Simple It’s Silly is a series of incredibly easy sweet and savory recipes. Minimal ingredients, great short cuts and not at all time-consuming. Happy National Siblings Day! I know I said I would only post Cambodian recipes for the month of April, but I’m going to take a small break just for this post…

Duo of Cinnamon Raisin Scones: Vegan & Vegetarian

I adore scones, I’ve only been making them for the past few years. After I learned the basic scones recipe, I went crazy with creativity. We all know the basic scones recipe don’t we? 2 cups flour 3/4 cup liquid (milk, cream, buttermilk, vegan milk etc) up to 1/3 cup sugar 1 tbsp baking powder…

So Simple It’s Silly: Vegan Curry Carrot Soup

So Simple It’s Silly is a series of incredibly easy sweet and savory recipes. Minimal ingredients, great short cuts and not at all time-consuming. It’s been raining here a lot the past few days, sheets of rain in fact. It makes driving into the City on a daily basis so much harder with traffic, drivers…

So Simple It’s Silly: Quinoa Salad.. nom nom nom!!!

So Simple It’s Silly is a series of incredibly easy sweet and savory recipes. Minimal ingredients, great short cuts and not at all time-consuming. Like many.. MANY people who’ve recently discovered quinoa and how versatile it can be. I’ve filled my kitchen with various recipes of the “super food”. I whole heartily call it a…

So Simple It’s Silly: Sweet Potato Fries

So Simple It’s Silly is a series of incredibly easy sweet and savory recipes. Minimal ingredients, great short cuts and not at all time-consuming. I meant to post this recipe a long time ago, (really! I did, promise!) but somehow time got away from me. I made them as a contribution to my sister’s Memorial…