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Okra Tempura

Okra Tempura

I don’t know if there’s any way to convert okra haters to okra lovers. The slimy texture and the way it slides down your throat a little too easily, the fuzzy exterior and how it pricks your skin when handling them, the way it makes […]

Oven Fried Chicken Drumsticks

Oven Fried Chicken Drumsticks

This oven fried recipe is so juicy and crispy it can compete with Southern fried chicken without the hassle of deep frying.

Beer Battered Veggies.

Beer Battered Veggies.

Beer battered veggies. I never made them before. I usually use tempura, Panko, or Italian seasoned breadcrumbs when deep frying veggies. Reason being that beer batter is thicker and ends up mushy if not done right. Add more flour if you find that the veggies […]

This is how we roll (Spring rolls, that is)

This is how we roll (Spring rolls, that is)

Step by step instructions on how to properly roll spring rolls, with photographs included.

Coconut and Panko Fried Shrimp

Coconut and Panko Fried Shrimp

This recipe was pretty easy but in order to get that crispy breaded coating you need to follow the steps.  I use to combine or skip steps because I was lazy and they never turned out quite right.  You will need a bowl of tempura […]