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Salads are a great no-heat dinner option during these oh so hot evenings we’ve been having lately. Noodle bowls are one of my favorite warm-weather Vietnamese foods (the other being a banh mi sandwich) and I was pleasantly surprised at how … Continue reading

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cuckoo for coconuts

What’s better than grilled herb-y chicken? How about grilled herb-y chicken with coconut milk? The coconut milk adds a ton of richness and a touch of sweetness to this Thai inspired marinade that’s chock full of flavor. You can sear (3-4 minutes … Continue reading

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miso hungry

I love eggplant. Alex hates it. It’s on the long and ever-growing list of foods he won’t eat. Usually I don’t cook it unless I know I’m eating by myself. The problem with this is that I only know a … Continue reading

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peanut butter chicken time

*Sung to the tune of Peanut Butter Jelly Time* But not really; the peanut butter is in the dipping sauce, not the chicken. This chicken satay has more than enough flavor from the lime juice, lemongrass and fish sauce, though. Enough … Continue reading

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noodling about

My next door neighbor (Hi Heather!) shared this delicious recipe for Spicy Thai Noodles with me. I think I’ve professed my love for noodles on this blog, but this super easy recipe is a new keeper around here. It’s easy … Continue reading

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an odd pickle

You may have noticed in last week’s homemade ramen post some dark circles lurking under the poached egg. There was a lot of stuff in that bowl, but those shiitakes were a recipe I’d made for the first time that … Continue reading

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an all day affair

Here at twothirtyate, Jane and I like to give you lots of quick and easy recipes that we often cook for weeknight meals. Be warned, this is not one of those meals. In fact, this is the polar opposite of … Continue reading

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