Archive for the ‘Asian Recipes’ Category

postheadericon Chicken Satay Pizza

Chicken Satay Pizza I’m thrilled to work with my friends at Yeo’s USA for my live streaming interactive Katie Woks NOM cooking show today at 3pm PST (click here to sign on and participate in my show!)   I’m using Yeo’s yummy and authentic BBQ Satay sauce to make a delicious and easy Chicken Satay Pizza [...]

postheadericon BBQ Chicken Pizza Wontons

BBQ Chicken Pizza Wontons If you follow my Facebook Fan Page ( you may have seen some of my livestreaming videos including Wacky Wonton Wednesdays where I experiment with non-traditional wonton recipes.  I was having pizza the other night with my twins and when my daughter Becca decided to order BBQ chicken pizza and a light [...]

postheadericon Hong Kong Steak

Hong Kong Steak Want to shake up your 4th of July BBQ this year?  Try this succulent, melt-in-your-mouth tender and delicious recipe for Hong Kong Steak.  The marinade couldn’t be easier and I guarantee it’ll give off fireworks at your get together.  You can get all of the ingredients for this Hong Kong Steak recipe at [...]

postheadericon Shrimp Har Gow

Shrimp Har Gow If you’ve ever been to dim sum then you know how delicious these delicate and flavorful dumplings are.  They are one of the most popular dumplings offered at dim sum restaurants.  My kids can’t get enough of them (which I love because they’re so healthy — steamed and filled with lean protein from [...]

postheadericon Shrimp Toast

Shrimp Toast I was in my hometown of Minneapolis last week promoting my new cookbook “Everyday Chinese Cookbook:  101 Delicious Recipes from My Mother’s Kitchen.”  I was feeling pretty verklempt telling my legendary chef/restauranteur mother Leeann Chin’s incredible story (you can hear me tell by clicking here on PRI’s The World).  One of the most popular [...]

postheadericon Raspberry Nutella Wontons

Raspberry Nutella Wontons Oh yum!  How can this not be delicious?  My kids love Nutella as a special treat and one day I was watching them devour some of it spread on a bagel while I was eating a bowl of raspberries and then boom!  I got the idea to combine these two luscious things in [...]

postheadericon Thai Meatball Sub

Thai Meatball Sub I created the recipe for this Thai Me Up Meatball Sub for a website that was featuring Thai Food Porn.  This sandwich is definitely NOT your father’s sub.  Beef meatballs are simmered in a Panaeng curry sauce and then dressed with Thai basil, jalapeno peppers, cilantro and shredded carrots, drizzled with more curry [...]

postheadericon Spicy Thai Tofu with Spinach, Basil and Peanuts

With swimsuit season upon us, I thought I’d post this Spicy Thai Tofu with Spinach, Basil and Peanuts recipe from my Everyday Thai Cooking Cookbook that’s loaded with tons of flavor but very little fat.  I love the complex flavors from the oyster sauce, fish sauce, sherry, lime juice, garlic, ginger, and Thai basil in [...]

postheadericon Spicy Beef Skewers

Spicy Beef Skewers from my Macy’s Tour Don’t these skewers look like they could melt in your mouth?  Well, they are truly that tender and friends and fans in Houston, Chicago, NYC and DC were treated to this delicious appetizer from my new cookbook, “Everyday Chinese Cookbook:  101 Delicious Recipes from My Mother’s Kitchen” as part [...]

postheadericon Chinese Chicken Salad

Chinese Chicken Salad I just went on Hallmark Channel’s Home and Family Show and made this delicious, fresh and easy Chinese Chicken Salad recipe from my new cookbook, “Everyday Chinese Cookbook:  101 Delicious Recipes from My Mother’s Kitchen!”  It’s the perfect recipe for Mother’s Day and my new cookbook makes a great Mother’s Day gift!  It’s [...]

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