Khoresh Beh خورش به - Quince Stew - Fae's Twist & Tango

Quince Stew | Khoresh’e Beh . . . خورش به

After the quince preserve recipe I posted last week, I was further inspired to make one more quince dish before the season was over. This dish is so easy to put together, if you have the cooked meat and caramelized onion in the freezer. This is a flavorful sweet-&-sour, a very tasty recipe to be…

Quince Preserves • Morabba’ye Beh | مربای به Fae's Twist & Tango

Quince Preserves • Morabba’ye Beh | مربای به

“Good friends are to have many of.” ~ Japanese proverb One such good friend I found is Fariba of  Zozobaking.  Fariba, a beautiful person, both inside and out, who just got married, has been a passionate baker since childhood and also, by formal training.  She first studied at the San Francisco Baking Institute and later at…

Yakitori | Fae's Twist & Tango

Yakitori | やきとり

Japan #7, last stop,    Tokyo | 東京 . ¯˜”*°*”˜¯ Tokyo / Eastern Capital,  officially Tokyo Metropolis, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan. Tokyo is the capital of Japan, the center of the Greater Tokyo Area, and the most populous metropolitan area in the world. It is the seat of the Japanese government…

Mont Blanc | Fae's Twist & Tango

Mont Blanc | モンブラン

Japan #6,    Kobe|神戸    &    Osaka|大阪 ¯˜”*°*”˜¯ Kobe Kobe  was one of the cities to open for trade with the West following the end of the policy of seclusion (1868)  and has since been known as a cosmopolitan port city. While the 1995 Great Hanshin Earthquake diminished much of Kobe’s prominence as a…

Miso Ramen | Fae's Twist & Tango

Miso Ramen | 味噌ラーメン

Japan #5,   Hokkaido|北海道,    Korsakov|Russia   &    Aomori|青森   Kushiro | 釧路 Overlooking the mighty Pacific Ocean in northern Japan, on the island of Hokkaido, it should come as no surprise that Kushiro, ‘City of Mist’ is a major Japanese fishing port. Although the freshly caught seafood served ashore is a highlight for…

Matcha Crème Bavaroise | 抹茶ババロア Fae's Twist & Tango

Matcha Crème Bavaroise| 抹茶ババロア

Japan #4,    Busan/Korea|부산,    Nagasaki|長崎,     Yokohama|横浜 ¯˜”*°*”˜¯ Busan, Korea The second largest city in South Korea, Busan is gateway to a fascinating land whose culture is a unique amalgam of old and new. Known as Korea’s summer capital for its superb beaches and impressive hot springs, Busan is also famous as a…