December 31, 2012

Holy Cow, It’s Bao

steamed chinese buns known as bao

One of my favorite foods are bao. If you’ve never heard of them, they’re Asian buns that are filled with any number of fillings and steamed. When they’re served hot, the dough becomes cooked but deliciously chewy, and the inside adds flavor to the bite. They really are my favorite on-the-go foods.

During college in downtown Chicago, I’d always stop for some at the Wow Bao near my campus (what a great name). My kryptonite was their coconut custard flavor. It was so creamy and sweet; I still love them. I never figured out how to make bao, until now (mind the rhyme). Read on for the easiest and most delicious bao recipe I could come up with, plus it uses a can of refrigerated biscuits and a rotisserie chicken to make things even easier!
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August 12, 2011

Free Food Friday: Allens Vegetable Products – ENDED

Veggie lovers, rejoice!  Today’s giveaway sponsor is Allens, the leader in canned and frozen veggies. Do you know the names Veg-All, Popeye’s Spinach, and Freshlike?  Well, those are all Allens brands!  Enter this giveaway after the jump to win all sorts of free veggie products! Read the rest of this entry »

May 11, 2010

Canstruction 2010!


I’m so excited to see the entries to this year’s canstruction competition!  No, that’s not a spelling error; a canstruction is a self-supporting structure made up of hundreds (sometimes thousands) of cans of food!  Last year’s entries uncluded a giant Obama face, oversized M&Ms, a huge hand holding an ice cream cone, and more!  Read more about the Canstruction after the jump! Read the rest of this entry »

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