Category: Food

[Cooking] Potato Leek Soup with Pancetta 韭蔥馬鈴薯濃湯

Potato Leek Soup with Pancetta

(Recipe from CookSmarts)

This wintery soup and salad combo plays with savory and sweet flavors.
A quick saute of shaved brussels sprouts brings out their natural sweetness and bright color while still retaining some crunch.

球芽甘藍炒過後帶出天然的甜味和漂亮的翠綠色,也還保有脆脆的口感。 (more…)

[Cooking] Huevos Mediterranean 地中海式烤蛋餅

Huevos Mediterranean

(Recipe from CookSmarts)

Give these speedy toasted flatbreads layers of flavor with hummus,
sauteed spinach and roasted red pepper salsa leftover from Monday.
Crack an egg right in the middle before baking these
so you get creamy, savory egg in every bite.

在烘烤時打上一顆蛋,每一口都可以吃到爆漿的蛋黃~ (more…)

[Brea] K3grill Korean BBQ

K3grill Korean BBQ

We were in the mood for all you can eat Korean BBQ.
We went to Mr. BBQ in Fullerton thinking it was a weekday and there shouldn’t be a wait.
Wrong! We were hungry and didn’t want to spend an hour just waiting.
So we decided to try K3grill Korean BBQ in Brea.

本來先去了富樂頓的Mr. BBQ,想說是平常週間的午餐,
所以轉移陣地來試試布雷亞的這家K3grill韓國烤肉。 (more…)

[Cooking] Tuscan Chicken Skillet 托斯卡尼燉雞

Tuscan Chicken Skillet

(Recipe from CookSmarts)

To make this elegant weeknight dinner,
chicken thighs are simmered in a rich, savory pancetta and artichoke pan sauce.
We serve it over quinoa to soak up the delicious pan sauce,
and enjoy it with a classic Italian salad on the side.

並搭配經典義大利沙拉。 (more…)

[Irvine] Four Sea Restaurant 四海豆漿

Four Sea Restaurant

We had doctor appointments in the morning and 2 hours between appointments.
Dr. P was in the mood for Taiwanese breakfast to kill some time.
So we headed over to Four Sea Restaurant in Irvine.

爾灣這邊就只有四海這個選擇囉! (more…)

[Cooking] Pan-Seared Cod with Roasted Red Pepper Salsa 香煎鱈魚佐烤紅椒莎莎醬

Pan-Seared Cod with Roasted Red Pepper Salsa

(Recipe from CookSmarts)

This fresh, light dinner feels like a satisfying way to start out the new year.
I spent an hour on Sunday prepping for this week’s dinner.
So tonight’s dinner was simply cooking the cod.
Dinner was ready on the table in 10 minutes!
The dish is simple, healthy, and delicious.
What a great dinner to start 2017!

2017年的第一道煮婦晚餐成功! (more…)

[Fullerton] Mulberry Street Ristorante

Mulberry Street Ristorante

This is the last new year we will have as a couple alone.
(Yay! Baby coming in January!!? )
So we wanted to go out for dinner to somewhere nice, but not too expensive.
We didn’t want restaurants with pricey prix fixe New Year’s Eve menu.
We didn’t want trendy and crazy party places.
So we found Mulberry Street Ristorante.

(耶!一月份就要跟寶寶見面囉!? )
然後就找到了Mulberry Street這家義大利餐廳。 (more…)

[Irvine] Cava Grill

Cava Grill

I was looking for a healthy option for lunch, and found the newly opened Cava Grill.
This is a build-your-own kind of eatery with Meditarrean food.
It was my first time there, and the staff was very friendly and helpful.
The restaurant was open and bright.

想找一個健康點的地方吃午餐,找到了這家新開張不久的Cava Grill,
餐廳很寬敞明亮,整個感覺很舒服。 (more…)

[Rowland Heights] Ah-Lien Hot Pot 阿蓮麻辣火鍋

Ah-Lien Hot Pot

From Lu Gi to Ah-Lien. From San Gabriel, Temple City, Rowland Heights, to Irvine.
I’ve been eating Mr. Lu’s hot pot for 20 years!
To this day, this is still my favorite hot pot.

一直到現在,這個火鍋湯底始終是我的最最愛! (more…)

[Irvine] California Fish Grill

California Fish Grill

We used to go to California Fish Grill quite often when we lived in Irvine.
Haven’t been there for a long time, and I miss it.
After doctor appointment in Irvine, I stopped by to get lunch.

以前住在爾灣時,很常來California Fish Grill,
昨天在爾灣看完醫生後,過來買個午餐。 (more…)