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Korean Spicy Chicken and Potato (Tak Toritang)

In a large pot over medium heat, mix the chicken, potatoes, carrots, onion, sugar, and garlic. Pour in water and soy sauce, and stir in sugar and hot pepper paste. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to low, and simmer 45 minutes, until chicken juices run clear, vegetables are tender, and liquid has thickened.

Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Cook Time: 45 Minutes
Ready In: 1 Hour
Yields: 4 serv...

Thai Fish Cakes

Seasoned with oyster sauce, sweet chili sauce and cilantro, these fish cakes are an easy and tasty way to serve fish.

1. Combine fish, 1/2 cup flour, oyster sauce, sweet chili sauce, fish sauce, brown sugar, cilantro, green onions, and egg in a food processor. Process until well combined. Refrigerate for 30 minutes.

2. Shape mixture into patties, and dust with flour.

3. Pour...

Spicy Grilled Shrimp

So fast and easy to prepare, these shrimp are bound to be the hit of the barbeque. And, weather not permitting, they work great under the broiler, too.

1. Preheat grill for medium heat.

2. In a small bowl, crush the garlic with the salt. Mix in cayenne pepper and paprika, and then stir in olive oil and lemon juice to form a paste. In a large bowl, toss shrimp with garlic paste until...

Zesty Sausage Tacos

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Crumble sausage into medium skillet; cook over medium-high heat until browned, stirring occasionally. Drain off any drippings. Stir in taco sauce. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low; simmer 5 minutes.

2. To assemble tacos, place 2 tablespoons sausage mixture in each taco shell and top evenly with cheese, onion, tomatoes and lettuce. Serve hot. Refrigerate...

Homemade Yogurt

Yogurt's popularity has become extremely popular in recent years. It's a healthy and wholesome treat that is sure to delight! We found a great homemade yogurt recipe for you to try. Per the directions, you may have to let your yogurt stand for 5-8 hours longer if you want thicker yogurt. Enjoy!

Heat milk in a medium saucepan over medium heat, stirring and scraping bottom of pan often wi...