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    Sweet and Sticky Chicken Drumstick

    1/2 cup of balsamic vinegar 1/2 cup of  honey 1/2 cup of packed brown sugar 1/4 cup of soy sauce 5 garlic cloves  , halves 5 fresh rosemary sprigs 10-12 chicken drumsticks chopped parsley In a small bowl mix the ingredients , pour into the freezer bag , add the chicken , marinate for 2 hours . Preheat oven to 450 F , line a baking sheet with foil . Bake the chicken for 35 minutes . Meanwhile cook the marinate , bring to a boil , and then cook on low for 15 minutes . Brush the chicken with the marinate when it’s all cooked and done . Serve…

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    New York Style Cheesecake

    For the crust 2 cups of graham cracker crumbs 1 stick of unsalted butter , melted Mix the ingredients together with a fork until it moistened all over . Spray 9 inch spring form pan with cooking spray , press the crust firmly on the bottom , refrigerate while you prepare the filing . For the filling : 2 8 oz. of cream cheese, softened 3 eggs 1 pint of sour cream 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract 1 tsp. lemon zest In a mixing bowl on a low speed , beat the cream cheese until there is no more lumps , smooth . Add the eggs one by one , add…

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    Galbijim ( Beef short ribs )

    Ingredients : 3 lbs of pork ribs ( i can’t find beef short ribs .. so pork will do well too ) 1. Boil pork ribs for 10 minutes , dump the water out , rinse the ribs with cold water for 3 times . Set aside In a large bowl , mix : 3 cups of water 6 tbsp. of soy sauce 1 large sliced onion 12 cloves of garlic 1 1/2 tbsp. of brown sugar 1 1/2 tbsp. rice wine Pour the mixture into the pot contains pork ribs . Boil pork ribs for 20 minutes while you preparing the vegatable . 4-5 small carrots 2 carrots 1…

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    Bulgogi Porkchop w/ pineapple

    Ingredients : 4 porkchop 1 can of pineapple chunk 1 red bell pepper 1 yellow bell pepper 1 onion bulgogi sauce Jasmine rice to serve it with 1. In a skillet , brown the pork chop 5 minutes on each side , do not overcook it or it will get dry and too tough to eat .Set aside . 2. In a skillet , add olive oil , stir fry onion until it’s almost caramelize and add the yellow and red pepper into the skillet , along with pineapple chunks , add bulgogi sauce . Add the pork chop and cook for few minutes . 3. Serve it with jasmine…

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    Jewish Egg Bread ( Challah )

      Challah was supposed to be braided bread .. this one is just a plain loaf challah ..you can always take the dough out and make a braid . Update : I made challah the right way tonight , braided challah .. and here it is .. it’s beautiful !! 3/4 cup of milk 2 eggs 3 tbsp . margarine 3 cups bread flour 1/4 cup of sugar 1 1/2 tsp. salt 1 1/2 tsp. dry yeast 1. Add everything in order into a bread machine   The picture above is challah from bread machine ..( for manual instruction , scroll down ) If you want to braid it ,…

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    Deviled Eggs

    6 eggs, hard boiled, cooled, and peeled 2 tablespoons mayonnaise 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon white wine vinegar 1 teaspoon finely chopped chives Hot pepper sauce Paprika Salt and pepper Variation: add 1 teaspoon chopped canned jalapeno peppers 4 radicchio leaves, for garnish 3 parsley sprigs, for garnish Directions Place the cooked egg yolks in a bowl. Using a fork, work the mayonnaise, mustard, vinegar, chives, and salt and pepper into the yolks to form a smooth paste. Taste. Place 1/2 of this mixture in a small pastry bag with a large star tip. To the remaining mixture, add the jalapenos and season with Hot pepper sauce. Fill 6…

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    Jap Chae ( Korean stir fry noodles w/ vegetables )

    Ingredients : 1 package of starch noodles ( dang myun ) find them in korean market , it looks like glass noodles 1 package of white button mushroom , slices 2 carrots , cut into sticks 1 onion , sliced thinly 1 package of spinach ( not baby spinach ), rinse well before cooking them 1 package of shiitake mushroom 1 lb of tenderized sirloin steak 7-8 bunches of green onion Soy sauce , sesame oil , sugar and pepper 1. Boil the noodles according to the package , once it’s done , put it in a large bowl , add 1 tbsp each of soy sauce and sesame oil…

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    Brownie Kukus isi Keju ( Steamed Brownie w/ cheese filling )

    Ingredients : 4 egg whites 6 egg yolks 75 gram of unsalted butter 75 gram of baking semi sweet chocolate 125 gram of sugar 40 gram of all purpose flour 30 gram of cocoa powder 1 tsp of vanilla extract 2 slice of american cheese 2 tbsp of milk 1/2 tsp. of baking powder 1. Preheat your steamer on medium high heat 2. Beat the eggs and sugar until it’s light and fluffy about 15 minutes . 3. Melt the butter and chocolate using a double boiler .Set aside 4. Add the flour and cocoa powder , baking powder into the egg sugar mixture . Mix well 5. Add the…

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    Olivia’s Bolu Kukus

    Ingredients : 4 egg yolks 2 egg whites 250 gr. sugar 250 gr. all purpose flour vanilla extract 300 ml of sprite / sierra mist 1. Beat the eggs and sugar on a high speed for 15 minutes ( yes , 15 minutes ) until it’s thick , fluffy and white 2. Add the flour and sprite alternately . 3. Pour into the mold all the way to the top . 4. Steam in a steamer for 20-25 minutes , on a high heat stove , make sure before you put them into the steamer , make sure steamer is hot and steaming well , wrap up the lid of…

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    Pastel Tutup ( Indonesian Shepherd Pie )

    Ingredients : For topping Boil 5-6 medium baking potatoes about 35-40 minutes with skin on . Once it’s done peel off the skin , mash with potato masher , add salt pepper and sugar , add 3 egg yolks into the mashed potato . Set aside . For filling : Boil 2 chicken thighs , dice it when it’s done . 2 large carrots , diced 5-6 shallots , chopped 3 green onions with the greens , chopped 4 hot dogs , diced salami ham oyster mushrooms milk On a skillet , sautee the shallots with medium heat , add the green onions , add the rest of the ingredients…

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    Molten Lava Cakes

    Ingredients 8 oz semi sweet chocolate chip 10 tbsp . unsalted butter 1 1/2 cup of powdered sugar 1/2 cup all purpose flour 3 eggs 3 egg yolks 2 tbsp. orange liqour ( or any liqour that u like ) vanilla beans Preheat oven to 425 F , grease 6 – 7 oz ramekin cups . Melt chocolate and butter in a double boiler . Add the sugar and flour , mix well . Add the eggs , mix well . Add the liqour and vanilla , pour into prepared cup  . Bake for 14 minutes ,  no longer than 14 minutes or your molten cake would turn into a…

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    Beef Kimbap

    Ingredients : 3 cups uncooked rice , to make 5-6 cups of cooked rice ( i used rice cooker , for 3 cups of jasmine rice , i used 5.5 cups of water , rinsed the rice 3-4 times with water ) Once the rice is done , prepare the rice , with 2 tsp. of salt , 1 tbsp. of sugar and 2 tbsp. of sushi vinegar .Mix well , and set it aside , while you prepare the fillings . You will need : Roasted seaweed ( Nori ) Cucumber , cut into long strips 5 eggs to make omellete , to be cut into long strips 1…