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Cafe VIda

Here is yet another Cafe Vida post. I do need to try more of their food, it’s just that the bowl is so hearty and tasty I always wind up ordering it. 24 more words


Quick Essential Module #2 -- How to Prepare Tofu for Asian Stir-Fry Dishes

Ah yes, tofu.  As a vegan it’s one of my favorite sources of protein.  When done right tofu is quite magnificent, and that magnificence all comes down to… 575 more words


Mushroom Ma Po Tofu

Recipe slightly modified from: http://www.eatingwell.com

Sometimes I wonder just how many vegetarian conversions mushrooms have been responsible for. People may decide to omit meat from their diet for ethical or health reasons  – But I know a friend who one day completely stopped eating meat, and what convinced him (yes, it was a guy, too) that he could live without meat for the rest of his life was mushroom cannelloni he ate that day. 472 more words


Pork Larb - the national dish of Lao

Larb originates from Lao but is also eaten in North Eastern Thailand where many of the Thai people are of Laotian decent. It is, put simply, a meat mince salad (pork, chicken, turkey or duck) that is placed in a lettuce ‘cup’ and then eaten in a couple of delicious bites. 682 more words


Simply Salad

I am a creature of habit. I’ve been forcing myself to try new things. I decided to try The Professional at Simply Salad. Of course, it needed a few alterations. 41 more words


Kogi BBQ Truck


Specifically TGI FIRST FRIDAYS. Every month Abbot Kinney is invaded by food trucks, beach bums, hipsters, and ME ! Trucks line Abbot Kinney and people flood the streets eating, talking, dancing, shopping, It’s always a fun time, whether it’s date night or a group of friends. 232 more words


Chinese chives with smoked tofu 韭菜炒香乾

Very easy recipe with just a few ingredients. This dish only uses salt and sesame oil as seasoning. But the tofu and chives already have strong flavors. 15 more words