Category Archives: chilies

4 Tips to Add Flavor to Any Dish

SPICE RUBS… I ADORE dry spice rubs, how did Chef Patty Ruiz know? She brought me a gift of her three handcrafted spices: Harissa Dry Spice Rub, Zaatar Spice Blend and Chinese Five Spice Blend.  If you’re in Miami, she also gives cooking instructions and can create a magical event for you, her styling is…

Mother’s Day, Asian Pacific Heritage Month, Miami River Wall

Miami River Wall, newest venue to host Wok Star cooking classes I’m very excited to announce Miami River Wall is my newest venue to host my Wok Star cooking classes and just in time to celebrate Mother’s Day and Asian Pacific Heritage month which is in May. I want to dedicate this month to my…

Yin and Yang (updated)

Malaysian buffet table at Rasa Sayang Hotel. We had a FEAST and a blast.We didn’t stop talking about it for days. I chose the topic of yin and yang, hot and cold, the balance in Asian food. So, hot spicy chilies and cold toufu. Lady snipping red chilies with her bare hands! I asked her…