Tag Archives | noodles

Garlic Shrimp Pasta | Freshnessgf.com

Garlic Shrimp Pasta

Spring is here!  Smell ya later Old Man Winter.  I’m so over you.  I feel like everyone had a spring in their step today, the day was longer,and the city was a little happier.  Didn’t you just feel like you had more time in your day?   That being said, you probably want some quick […]

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Japchae (Korean Glass Noodles) | Freshnessgf.com

Japchae (Gluten-Free Korean Glass Noodles)

Do you bring a bagged lunch or do you buy?  With my dietary restrictions, I almost always bring my lunch.  If I’m not prepared, I’ll end up buying ginger ale and a bag chips or popcorn for lunch at the convenient store in my office.  Not ideal.  In the summer, I prepared fresh salads the night before but now that the weather has cooled down, […]

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Five-Spice Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Five-Spice Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Chinese New Year is this weekend and I’m new year prep mode.  Unlike its January 1st counterpart, which is basically about a countdown followed by new years resolutions, Chinese New Year feels so much more celebratory.  Typically, the weeks leading up to the new year involves cleaning and de-cluttering, so you can start the new year fresh.  By throwing out the […]

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finished bun with lamb

Viet-Lamb Vermicelli Salad (Bun)

I still remember my first time trying bun. Not ‘bun’ like ‘hamburger bun’ or ‘buns of steel’ but ‘bun’ the Vietnamese dish made of vermicelli rice noodles, veggies, fresh herbs and meat.  I remember swooning over the fresh ingredients, tasty chicken, and tangy/salty/sweet sauce.  It was a work trip to Edmonton, where my doppelganger cousin Mel and […]

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