Mushroom and Leek Broth

Soup Course “A Mentor’s Meal” To see the entire seven course meal menu please click on the menu bar on the main blog page and click on the title of the menu -“A Mentor’s Meal” This soup is something I actually started making with just a handful of ingredients: Mushrooms, onions, garlic, turmeric root and…

Shrimp Toast

Amuse Bouche “A Mentor’s Meal” To see the entire seven course meal menu please click on the menu bar on the main blog page and click on the title of the menu -“A Mentor’s Meal” Like I mentioned on the menu page, this dish is not one to make and save for later. This is…

Turkish Cardamom Coffee

Finale “A Menu of Memories” To see the entire seven course meal menu please click on the menu bar on the main blog page and click on the title of the menu -“A Menu of Memories” The finale of a seven course meal should leave your guests with no regrets. This course of Turkish Cardamom…

Coconut Tapioca Pudding

Dessert “A Menu of Memories” To see the entire seven course meal menu please click on the menu bar on the main blog page and click on the title of the menu -“A Menu of Memories” I was 20 when I had a similar dessert in Thailand. And it was so special because I was…

Lychee Rose Granita

Palate Cleanser “A Menu of Memories” To see the entire seven course meal menu please click on the menu bar on the main blog page and click on the title of the menu -“A Menu of Memories” The Palate Cleanser isn’t really a course in the seven course meal but it is part of the…

Cumin Spiced Lamb with Red Peppers

Main Course “A Menu of Memories” To see the entire seven course meal menu please click on the menu bar on the main blog page and click on the title of the menu -“A Menu of Memories” This dish was inspired by a Xinjiang dish called Cumin Lamb that I found on thewoksoflife.com. We were…