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Loobiya Bi Zayt (Lebanese Green Been and Tomato Stew)

Loobiya Bi Zayt (Lebanese Green Been and Tomato Stew)

It’s only fair to share…  5 Ingredients is all it takes to make Loobiya bi Zayt, a Lebanese Green Bean and Tomato Stew. It’s healthy, vegan and so delicious! I definitely understand why the Mediterranean Diet fad is so popular. Middle Eastern food is so damn good and healthy. Seriously. Most dishes […]

Ginger Cabbage and Beef Stir Fry

Ginger Cabbage and Beef Stir Fry

It’s only fair to share… You’ll love this recipe for Ginger Cabbage and Beef Stir Fry! It’s delicious, healthy and ready in less than 30 minutes! Cabbages are plentiful here in China so I am always looking for new dishes to make using them. Cabbage Rolls are my all time […]

Warm Roasted Jeruselam Artichoke Salad

Warm Roasted Jeruselam Artichoke Salad

It’s only fair to share… Warm Roasted Jerusalem Artichoke Salad is the perfect side for chicken, fish or beef. The creaminess of the roasted Jerusalem Artichokes (also known as Sunchokes) makes biting into this warm salad addictively delicious! Ok let’s list the different fruits and vegetables I’ve discovered in China… […]

Pear and Jam Muffins

Pear and Jam Muffins

It’s only fair to share… There is nothing more delicious in the morning than Pear and Jam Muffins with a cup of coffee, tea or milk! I used homemade fig jam, but you can use any flavor! So it’s time to announce that the Recipe Nomad is going to have […]

Simply Delicious Asian Vegetable Rice

Simply Delicious Asian Vegetable Rice

It’s only fair to share… This Simply Delicious Asian Vegetable Rice is made with fresh onions, carrots, green beans, cabbage and ginger, but the recipe is delicious with any vegetables and even chicken! You would think living in China we eat enough Chinese food, but we really don’t. Chinese food […]

Apple Pie Egg Rolls

Apple Pie Egg Rolls

It’s only fair to share… These simply delicious Apple Pie Egg Rolls have the perfect amount of sweetness and crunch! And the extra drizzle of glaze will make them so good you won’t want to share them! Last year I made these Apple Pie Egg Rolls before but to say […]

Curried Cauliflower Rice Vegetable Soup

Curried Cauliflower Rice Vegetable Soup

It’s only fair to share… Curried Cauliflower Rice Vegetable Soup is a low-carb, low-fat delicious recipe that is loaded with vegetables and perfect for cold autumn days. Best of all it’s ready in 30 minutes! A broth based soup is perfect for those days where you eat way too much! […]

Corn and Zucchini Couscous Salad

Corn and Zucchini Couscous Salad

It’s only fair to share… You’ll love this simple recipe for Corn and Zucchini Couscous Salad! It’s easy to make, topped with yummy goat cheese and drizzled with olive oil and white wine vinegar! Fall, summer, spring or winter… we all nee da couple of amazing salads that go with […]

Creamy Baked Spaghetti Squash Boats

Creamy Baked Spaghetti Squash Boats

It’s only fair to share… This Creamy Baked Spaghetti Squash is truly to die for! It’s full of creamy sauce, mushrooms and spinach then baked in the shell of the squash for an elegant presentation. This is the first year I found Spaghetti Squash in Shanghai. When I lived in […]

Plum, Red Currants and Peach Crumb Bars

Plum, Red Currants and Peach Crumb Bars

It’s only fair to share… You are going to fall in love with this Plum, Red Currants and Peach Crumb Bars! The crumble is super easy and made in a food processor and the fresh fruit is perfect! It’s peach season in Shanghai and they are amazing! Not all fruit […]

Summertime Chunky Gazpacho Soup

Summertime Chunky Gazpacho Soup

It’s only fair to share… Chunky Gazpacho Soup is my favorite summertime soup! It’s loaded with corn, bell peppers and cucumbers and with a dollop of sour cream it’s the perfect soup for a hot day! I love Gazpacho Soup. I love soup but sorry when it’s 100 degrees outside […]

Quinoa Salad with Beet and Feta Cheese

Quinoa Salad with Beet and Feta Cheese

It’s only fair to share… This fresh and vibrant Roasted Beets and Feta Cheese Quinoa Salad is the perfect healthy salad to start your week deliciously right! I love beets! I know not everyone does and I really cannot understand why. They are super nutritious, have a bit of sweetness […]