Soups, Salads & Appetizers

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Roasted Sweet Potato Detox Soup

This soup is an excellent source of healthful nutrients and fiber! You can enjoy this soup for lunch or dinner that will fill you up leave you feeling satisfied.

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Grilled Salmon with Mango-Avocado and Quinoa Salad

Salmon and quinoa are very nutritious. They are both rich protein and quinoa contains almost twice as much fiber as most other grains. The mango-avocado goes perfectly well with salmon and...

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Trio of Hummus

Hummus is a FAVORITE because I love it’s smoky and light-spicy flavors, it makes more exciting when paired with warm pita bread or fresh veggie crudités. This dip is great for...

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Vietnamese Lemon Grass Beef and Vermicelli Noodle Dish (Bun Bo Xao)

Bun Bo Xao is a popular Vietnamese dish and a perfect introduction if you are a newbie to their cuisine. This dish is a stir-fry of enjoyably fragrant marinated beef paired with vegetables and room temperature rice noodles, and dressed with their classic dipping sauce topped with chopped-roasted peanuts. The lemon grass adds subtle citrus flavor to the dish, giving you a clean and refreshing flavors that helps in training your palate to crave less sugar and salt.

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Cold Soba Noodles with Shrimp and Mango

There are so many ways to enjoy soba noodles. One of the easiest ways is toss noodles with Soba Tsuyu; it is also a versatile sauce that gives many dishes an authentic Japanese flavor. It is handy to always have a bottle of Soba Tsuyu…cold soba noodles is a perfect light lunch treat!

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Thai Papaya Salad

I am a big fan of Thai Cuisine, and this salad is my best-loved! All the bold flavors of Thai cuisine is present in this dish; sweet, sour, salty and hot. I first sampled this Thailand's national dish last 2011 when I visited Bangkok. My friends and I tried eating street food, and papaya salad won my heart.

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Salmon Ceviche with Avocado

Ceviche is one of my favorite dishes to prepare when I have little time in preparing a gorgeous dish. I love the combination of its flavors, so simple to make and yet gives you a marveleous meal! Please be mindful to always get the high quality of ingredients to achieve an award-winnging ceviche.

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Chicken and Corn Vermicelli Noodle Soup

This soup is perfect for any type of weather, be it winter or summer, this will be your all time favorite soup! I love the simplicity of this dish, it is light and yet you get gorgeous flavor! Having the patience to make your own chicken stock is really something, it simply gives you great foundation for making soups.

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Mexican Grilled Corn

This is the best way to eat corn, and so easy to make! It will give you deep and amazing flavor affiliated with street vendors across Mexico. If you want it less spicy, remove cayenne pepper. Or if you want it really spicy, more cayenne pepper and some jalapeño!

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Creamy Quezo Dip with Fried Wonton Chips

Creamy, cheesy dip topped with intense flavor of chorizo and crunchy-golden wonton chips is perfect to serve when watching football game! This appetizer is so easy to make and definitely a huge-crowd pleaser! And if you want a bit of a kick, add jalapeños or hot sauce!