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Chicken Satay

Chicken Satay

Noreen March 2, 2014 2

Following my post of easy Thai Peanut Sauce…you’ve just got to try these yummy Chicken Satay skewers that are equally as easy to make and super delicious. Once you see how simple and tasty

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Thai Peanut Sauce

Thai Peanut Sauce

Noreen March 1, 2014 2

I absolutely love Thai food and could eat it everyday and never get bored. Thai food often is a combination of sweet, spicy and tangy elements to make a balanced flavorful dish. One such

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12 Awesome Super Bowl Recipes

12 Awesome Super Bowl Recipes

Noreen January 18, 2014 3

So as a special for the Super Bowl coming up this weekend, I thought I should do a round-up of the game day snacks I’ve done on PictureTheRecipe so far. Some old, some new…but

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Beet and Chicken Soup (Borscht)

Beet and Chicken Soup (Borscht)

Noreen September 26, 2013 2

The weather here in the North-west has drastically dropped in the last week and half, dipping in the 30′s at night. Brrrr *shivers*. With the chill in the air it’s official that Fall is

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Greek Marinated Salmon with Tzatziki Sauce

Greek Marinated Salmon with Tzatziki Sauce

Noreen July 20, 2013 6

I’ll I’ve wanted to eat in the sweltering heat of the summer is refreshingly fresh salads…lots of fruit and of course ice-cream! The other day I was craving a greek salad with feta…and I

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Grilled Honey Chipotle Chicken Drumsticks

Grilled Honey Chipotle Chicken Drumsticks

Noreen June 29, 2013 0

As part of my 4th of July recipes or summer recipes I had lined up that are perfect for grilling season, I bring you another grilled chicken recipe. Unlike my milder chicken drumstick marinade

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Sweet ‘N Creamy Macaroni Salad

Sweet ‘N Creamy Macaroni Salad

Noreen June 22, 2013 6

No barbecue is complete without a nice chilled pasta salad. Today I’m going to share with you a twist on a classic macaroni salad. One that will be a SUPER-DUPER HIT at any pot

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Grilled Portobello Mushroom Pizzas

Grilled Portobello Mushroom Pizzas

Noreen June 17, 2013 2

As promised in my last post, here’s another great summer recipe that is perfect for grilling season and large family gatherings (especially for a 4th of July party). It’s a healthier, gluten free and

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Grilled Beer Marinated Chicken

Grilled Beer Marinated Chicken

Noreen June 13, 2013 14

I know it’s been a while since I posted a recipe and I have no good excuses really. I’ve just been enjoying the weather and time with my family busy doing other stuff, that

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Sweet Caramelized Pork

Sweet Caramelized Pork

Noreen May 8, 2013 11

The other day I had made some pork with a dry rub, using the same base recipe I use to make my Chili Pork with Peppers (see recipe here).  When making the pork however,

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Apple ‘n Cabbage Slaw With A Light Cider Vinaigrette

Apple ‘n Cabbage Slaw With A Light Cider Vinaigrette

Noreen May 6, 2013 8

With the weather warming up, it’s time for some lighter meals. I love snacky meals paired with big portions of refreshing salads when it’s hot outside. So the other day I decided to make

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Beef In Coconut Curry Sauce

Beef In Coconut Curry Sauce

Noreen May 1, 2013 0

I came across a slow cooker recipe of Coconut-Curry Beef here, that looked delicious and I really wanted to try it. But since I don’t own a crock-pot, I coverted it into a non-slow

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Guinness Beef Pot Pie

Guinness Beef Pot Pie

Noreen March 26, 2013 3

Although St. Patricks day was earlier this month, I was still in the mood for some Irish food. What better than Guinness Beef Stew! I’m not a beer drinker at all, but I do

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Khow Suey (Noodles in a Coconut Curried Sauce)

Khow Suey (Noodles in a Coconut Curried Sauce)

Noreen March 21, 2013 3

Khow Suey is a Burmese (from Burma) noodle dish with a delicately spiced coconut milk sauce and is served up with an array of different contrasting condiments/toppings that takes this dish to the next

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Balsamic Glazed Steak Rolls

Balsamic Glazed Steak Rolls

Noreen March 18, 2013 104

I came across this gorgeous recipe of Pan Seared Steak Rolls by Jaden of SteamyKitchen.com and really wanted to try it out with my own flavors.  I had skirt steak in my freezer, which

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Cilantro-Lime Chicken Skewers

Cilantro-Lime Chicken Skewers

Noreen March 15, 2013 3

Spring is in the air and I’m ready for grilling season! To kick start the season, I have some delicious, and super easy to make- Cilantro Lime Chicken Skewers with Bell Peppers & Onions.

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Aromatic Coconut Beef Stew (Kerala Style)

Aromatic Coconut Beef Stew (Kerala Style)

Noreen March 10, 2013 2

So a couple days back I had a real hankering for some Kerala food. Kerala, for those of you who haven’t heard of it, is a  scenic coastal state in the south of India

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Appams (Rice and Coconut Hoppers)

Appams (Rice and Coconut Hoppers)

Noreen March 9, 2013 2

A South- Indian speciality, Appams are essentially a fermented rice and coconut lace pancake (also referred to as hoppers) with a thicker spongey center. They are delicately sweet, light ‘n crispy along the edges

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Crispy Fried Tofu with Five Spice

Crispy Fried Tofu with Five Spice

Noreen February 22, 2013 4

This is a super easy way of cooking up some tofu for a vegetarian appetizer. Simply dice & bread it with a seasoned with five spice mix and shallow fried till golden and crispy.

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Chili Pork with Peppers

Chili Pork with Peppers

Noreen February 17, 2013 2

My Aunt Emy made the best chili pork I knew. It’s an Indo-Chinese/Asian dish that is spicy, tangy and packed with flavor. I recently found that my mom had jotted down her sister’s recipe

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Valentine’s Special: Heart Shaped Shrimp Ravioli

Valentine’s Special: Heart Shaped Shrimp Ravioli

Noreen February 7, 2013 1

With Valentine’s day around the corner, I thought I’d do few Valentine’s Day Recipes like I did last year (see here). So, in keeping with the theme of heart shaped foods I thought of

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Game Day Snacks: Football Chicken Puffs

Game Day Snacks: Football Chicken Puffs

Noreen January 27, 2013 0

With the Superbowl coming up next week I thought I would do another simple, yet tasty snack suitable for the big day.  In keeping with the some of the other game day snacks/ superbowl

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Baked Cheesy Spinach Pasta

Baked Cheesy Spinach Pasta

Noreen January 24, 2013 7

If you love your greens and spinach as much as I do, this recipe is for you. However, if you’re anything like my husabnd and won’t go near anything, “green, slimey and resmbles what

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Spicy Tuna Fish-Cakes

Spicy Tuna Fish-Cakes

Noreen January 20, 2013 5

Adapted from a recipe I saw on the new Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Cookery Course show I watched the other day, I decided to try out his Spicy Tuna Fishcakes. I didn’t have exact measurements

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