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Why I Blog about Food?

Growing up, I hated cooking Hmong food. All the preparation that goes into a dish can take hours before actually cooking the dish. It wasn't worth my time! Learning how to cook Hmong food wasn't time efficient. So you are probably wondering why I’ve started to blog about Hmong food? Well to be honest, because… Continue reading Why I Blog about Food?

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Hmong Rice Porridge in Instant Pot

Perfect dish when someone isn’t feeling well. Or just quick bite on a cold day. Cooking Rice Porridge has never been easier with a Instant Pot Pressure Cooker. Ingredients A quart of Water A cup Jasmine Rice Half a stalk Lemongrass 2 oz Chicken (optional) 1 scallions/ green onions (optional) Pinch Salt Step 1: Prepare… Continue reading Hmong Rice Porridge in Instant Pot

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Hmong New Year

This year marks their 40th annual Hmong New Year celebration at Saint Paul River Center. Minnesota is home to the second largest Hmong population in the US with a community numbering over 60,000. Have you heard or been to a Hmong New Year? People attend the event dressed in their finest traditional/modern attires. The Hmong… Continue reading Hmong New Year

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One Thanksgiving Side Dish that Steal the Spotlight

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, thinking about making the perfect side dish. So while the turkey is arguably the center of attention at the Thanksgiving table, the sides are just as important because invariably, most will say that it's their favorite part of the meal. Give Homemade Hmong Eggrolls a try! This is one… Continue reading One Thanksgiving Side Dish that Steal the Spotlight