Category: Quick Meals

Soy Glazed Beef Fillet With Shiitakes

Soy Glazed Beef Fillet With Shiitakes

Easy dinner alert. This soy glazed beef fillet is a lovely, Asian inspired, dish that should be in your recipe arsenal if you’re a meat eater. Tender fillet of beef and flavorful shiitake mushrooms compliment one another perfectly, with a prep and forget marinade I adore. 

Oven Braised Snapper with Puttanesca

Oven Braised Snapper with Puttanesca

This oven braised snapper with Puttanesca is a wonderful dish for fish lovers. I have blogged about Puttanesca already, but this version is a little different and not served with pasta. I found this lovely recipe in Fine Cooking, and adapted it slightly, but the original one 

Beef With Broccoli

Beef With Broccoli

Beef with broccoli reminds me of my childhood. My mom never made it from scratch, but we ordered it often when we ordered Chinese food and it remains, to this day, a favorite. And while this beloved Chinese-American dish graces the menu of almost every 

Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca and I go way back; to culinary school, to be exact. Without getting into too many details, let me just say it involved cooking for the schools restaurant, an all-nighter (to which I blame, my now husband for) and the last minute suggestion 

Pan Seared Rib Eye With Radicchio And Mushrooms

Pan Seared Rib Eye With Radicchio And Mushrooms

The key to extra-juicy rib eye steaks, according to chef Renee Erickson, of the restaurant formally known as, Boat Street Café in Seattle, is to “baste them with butter while they sear“. That is what I learned in culinary school and why this pan seared 

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Soup is good for the soul they say and I believe it. Chicken tortilla soup is one of the most representative dishes of the Mexican gastronomy and it’s one I’ve loved for ages. Also known as “sopa azteca“, which means “soup of the Aztecs,” the exact