Monthly Archives for August 2012

Roasted or Toasted Seaweed Snacks (Gim)

Definition of GIM: Laver or Dried Seaweed (Nori in Japanese) Ever since Trader Joe’s came in to New York City, I see people eating those toasted seaweed snacks everywhere. I get them occasionally, but I usually just make them at … Continue reading

31. August 2012 by gomo
Categories: Appetizer, Banchan, Dairy-Free, Dessert/Snack, Gluten-Free, Korean Food, Side Dish, Vegan, Vegetarian | Tags: , , | 50 comments

Takeout at Home: Mongolian Beef

When I was in elementary school, my uncle owned a popular Chinese restaurant in Los Angeles that catered to Americans. My family and I were there quite often and held most of our family celebrations at the restaurant. One of … Continue reading

24. August 2012 by gomo
Categories: Asian (Non-Korean), Beef, Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Main Dish | Tags: , | 19 comments

Sugar-Free, Gluten-Free Blueberry Muffins

I don’t have much of a sweet tooth. I’m more of a carb person. But I do crave sweet stuff occasionally. When I do, I usually make my favorite gluten-free blueberry-lemon muffins. But when I’m doing a detox or a … Continue reading

17. August 2012 by gomo
Categories: Baked Goods, Breakfast, Dairy-Free, Dessert/Snack, Gluten-Free, Nuts/Seeds, Vegan, Vegetarian | Tags: , , , | 29 comments

Vegetable Gimbap/Kimbap

Definition of GIM·BAP: Laver or Dried Seaweed (Gim) · Bap (Rice) Gimbap always takes me to a happy place. It’s no wonder. Gimbap is commonly consumed at picnics. And understandably, it conjures up warm weather, fresh-cut grass, and fun. It … Continue reading

09. August 2012 by gomo
Categories: Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Grains, Korean Food, Main Dish, Vegan, Vegetarian | Tags: , , , , , | 7 comments

Spicy Roasted Garlic Hummus

I ate a ton of hummus when I in college. It was easy to make. I could dip almost anything in it for extra flavor. It was delicious. And I guess it added some much needed protein to my gummy … Continue reading

02. August 2012 by gomo
Categories: Appetizer, Dairy-Free, Dessert/Snack, Dips/Spreads/Sauces, Gluten-Free, Vegan, Vegetarian | Tags: , , | 8 comments