Fresh Herb & Green Salad with Baked Sriracha Tofu

January 12, 2017

Ok, so this salad was a little bit the result of one thing: I don’t really do Thai or Asian flavours all that well, and when I do it’s somewhat rarely. It’s not that I don’t love them, (I do!), but I am not very tolerant of garlic or super spicy foods, and in the case of this recipe, I … Read More

ShiraFresh Herb & Green Salad with Baked Sriracha Tofu

Winter Veggie Slaw with Citrus Tahini Dressing

February 29, 2016

This recipe is another kitchen sink recipe, which came together not unlike last week’s soup (or really, like most of the food created in this house). It was inspired somewhat by the colours in this slaw, and coincidentally is dressed with another tahini-based dressing, this time only slightly adapted from Bowl + Spoon by Sara Forte. In my experience, you … Read More

ShiraWinter Veggie Slaw with Citrus Tahini Dressing

Zucchini Noodles with Asparagus, Corn & Mango Sriracha Dressing

April 28, 2014

Hey all! Aren’t we happy for spring? As I mentioned in my last post, the fresh season is well upon us here in Vancouver, and just as the garden has started to do its thing once  again, I’m happy to report that so have I.  After a season that saw a major shift in my career & work life, I’m … Read More

ShiraZucchini Noodles with Asparagus, Corn & Mango Sriracha Dressing

Thai Vegetable Slaw with Sriracha, Lime & Nut Butter Dressing

January 29, 2014

If you had told me two years ago that I’d be sitting right here, coffee in hand with the day laid out ahead of me, I can guarantee that I would not have believed you, because, well, it would have just been a little too crazy to think about. If you’ve been reading this blog here of mine for a … Read More

ShiraThai Vegetable Slaw with Sriracha, Lime & Nut Butter Dressing