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vietnamese bun cha gluten free recipe

Vietnamese Bun Cha

Inspired by the Parts Unknown episode where Anthony Bourdain shares a meal with former President Barack Obama in Hanoi, Vietnam, I decided to make my own version of Vietnamese Bun Cha. Vietnamese Bun Cha is a grilled pork and rice noodle salad, and one of Hanoi’s most famous dishes. Pork patties and slices of pork… Read More


gluten free crab rangoon fusion recipe

Gluten Free Crab Rangoon

I made a delicious and super simple gluten free Crab Rangoon recipe on New Year’s Eve. I wanted to make something light with not a lot of prep needed. An appetizer to wind down the holiday season of festive meals, and loved by all. Crab Rangoon is a long time favorite of mine. I thought… Read More


politeness manners round table gluten free dining

A Round Table

It could be now that I’m older I notice it more, but it seems that politeness is taking a dive. People appear to be so busy sometimes that simple manners seem to fly out the door when walking about. Perhaps the reason I am so observant of this is two fold. First, whenever someone is… Read More