• Braised,  Chinese,  Meat

    Braised Beef Brisket Noodles (Ngau Lam Mein)

    It was Mid Autumn Festival [中秋节] yesterday. The harvest moon was high and bright in the sky, and I was craving a homely meal and some lotus paste mooncakes. I don’t live with my parents anymore– and since they are…

  • American,  Braised,  Meat

    Pork and Lobster Mushroom Ragu with Polenta

    With tomatoes aplenty at the market, I’ve been in this meat-sauce mood lately. It’s hearty and warming; perfect for those cold nights in the middle of summer. Ok well, regardless of whether your summers are cold or not– surely there can’t be…