Best Baklava

Though you can find baklava all over the world including in the US and the Middle East, I find that the best baklava is Turkish baklava. This should come as no surprise as you will find baklava shops on almost every street in Istanbul and probably all over Turkey. Since a main ingredient in baklava […]

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Beef Stew in a Pressure Cooker Recipe

So, I tried making this traditional beef stew in a Crock-Pot pressure cooker and it came out so good that I had to post the recipe. Ingredients 2 tbsp olive oil 1.75 lbs stewing beef 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp pepper 4 tsp minced garlic (prepackaged wet or dry) 2 tsp finely chopped thyme (dried […]

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Yummy Coffee Recipe

This is the recipe to make Yummy Coffee. I call it Yummy Coffee because it’s yummy. Ingredients Nespresso Variations Italia Amaretti Flavor – Limited Edition 3/4 tsp honey 1/4 tsp cinnamon Little bit of whole milk Instructions Make espresso using the Variations Italia Amaretti capsule Froth a little bit of milk in a milk frother […]

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Some Ninja Foodi Grill Recipes

Steak Follow this recipe or the simpler recipe below. Ingredients NY steak from Costco Canola oil Coarse salt Black pepper Instructions Push Grill button Set doneness to “Medium Rare” While unit is preheating, pat steaks with paper towel to remove oils, rub canola oil over steaks and sprinkle on salt and pepper Insert thermometer from […]

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Grilled Corn Using Ninja Foodi Grill

So, I tried making grilled corn using the Ninja Foodi Grill and surprisingly, it came out really good! Here’s the recipe. Ingredients Corn ears (make sure the kernels are big so you’ve got some meat to bite in to) Salt Pepper Canola oil Butter Instructions Remove the husk (outer layers of the corn) Massage the […]

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Shakshouka / Menemen Recipe

Moroccan Shakshouka and Turkish Menemen are very similar. Here’s my version of these dishes. Ingredients 3 eggs 1 8oz can of fire-roasted diced tomatoes (Target / FoodMaxx) 2/3 cup frozen diced onions (Smart n Final) 1//4 cup cilantro for garnish 2 tbsp wet minced garlic 10 tbsp olive oil Smoked paprika (not regular paprika) Salt […]

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Steak Recipe Using Ninja Foodi Smart Grill

So, I just got the Ninja Foodi Smart Indoor Grill which doubles as an air fryer and mini oven. I have another cheaper indoor grill but tends to produce smoke and always trigger my smoke sensor. So far, though the Ninja grill is larger, it hasn’t emitted any smoke nor trigger my smoke sensor and […]

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Simple, Yummy Eggs

How to make these yummy eggs Put a couple tablespoons of olive oil in an 8 inch pan on medium heat Put in 4 eggs making sure not to break the yolk Sprinkle salt and pepper. Cumin is good, too. Using a flipper, inspect the bottom of the eggs along the perimeter occasionally until it’s […]

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Delish Egg Scramble

Last week I made an egg sandwich with spinach, smoked sliced beef brisket, cheddar cheese and ciabatta bread. It was good but messy as the ingredients kept falling out as I’d eat it. Also, it wasn’t easy tasting all of the ingredients with every bite since they’d move around while holding the sandwich. Since the […]

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Food Recipes

I need a place to put food recipes so I’ll just put links to them all here. Chicken Tikka Masala Tandoori Chicken Tandoori Chicken Fluffy Scrambled Eggs Tender, Juicy Thanksgiving Turkey Baked Eggs Roasted Tomatoes Breakfast Burrito Juicy Roasted Chicken Pina Colada Roast Beef Panini Sandwich Egg Panini Sandwich Steak Tasty Lentil Soup

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