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Where to Purchase Good Fish Sauce aka...

Where to Purchase Good Fish Sauce aka “Nuoc Mam”

According to Wikipedia web site, fish sauce is an amber-colored liquid extracted from the fermentation of fish with sea salt. According the Sally Fallon and Mary Enig, traditional nutritionists and authors of “Nourishing Tradition”, fermented foods ease our digestion because they contain good bacteria. This is one of many reasons why you see many Kimchi […]

How to Cook Brown Rice Noodles

How to Cook Brown Rice Noodles

Since I listed where to purchase brown rice noodles, I would like to list instructions in how to cook the brown noodles. Instructions: Fill up the pot with filtered water preferably Turn the stove to at least six or a middle mark for an electric stove Bring the water to a rolling boil Place the […]

Where to Purchase Brown Rice Noodles

Where to Purchase Brown Rice Noodles

Brown rice noodles are great alternative to jasmine brown rice for those who enjoy eating dishes like “bun” or “goi cuon”. If you are gluten intolerance, brown rice noodles are a wonderful alternative to wheat pasta.  I generally prefer Trader Joe’s brand brown rice noodles since the price is reasonable and tastes just as good […]

How to Cook Jasmine Brown Rice Withou...

How to Cook Jasmine Brown Rice Without a Rice Cooker

Rice is the main diet of 50 percent of the population.  Jasmine brown rice, a type of long grain rice, has beautiful aromatic fragrance like pandan leaves.  Its texture is starchy and not as sticky as short grain rice.  Jasmine brown rice is originally from Thailand. Brown rice offers a lot more benefits; it reduces your risk of […]