Kimchi Cucumber Naengmyeon

This kimchi cucumber naengmyeon is a riff on the traditional cold and spicy Korean noodles known as bibim naengmyeon, with cucumbers in place of noodles.

korean bbq is a way of life where i go to school. check snapchat on any given day, and you’ll see someone cooking well-marbled ribbons of meat on a table laden with tons of side dishes (or you’ll see people at disneyland for the 16th time this month). even for someone who doesn’t love the […]

Zha Jiang Mian

This version of zha jiang mian features pasta topped with a flavorful Chinese black bean sauce, ground beef and crunchy cucumber.

i’ve been eating zha jiang mian for years. what? what is this asian thing you speak of? i liken it to a sweet version of spaghetti bolognese, but with sweet black bean sauce instead of tomato sauce. it’s soft and comforting, not to mention extremely easy. at least this iteration is; it’s from my mom’s […]