Vietnamese Meatballs – Xiu Mai

A typical Vietnamese Sunday morning brunch is more savory, than sweet.  Cereal? Pancakes or waffles?  Eggs and bacon?  what’s that?  My boyfriend and I playfully tease each other about having “white” breakfast/brunch versus a “yellow” one.  And our friends like to give me a lot of flak for not having a white man’s breakfast as…

Fried Pork, Shrimp & Shitake Wontons

‘Tis the season of Potlucks!  A quick look at wikipedia reveals that the term potluck most probably came from the Irish.  A meal with no particular menu, everyone brings a dish for all to share.  Irish women would gather together to cook dinner, having only one pot to cook in, they would use whatever ingredients they happened to…