The Food Lab

The Food Lab

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Baked beignets recipe

Baked beignets recipe

  ITALIAN PATE CHOUX WITH CUSTARD FILLING A St. Joseph’s Day pastry is essentially a pastry that is filled with a custard on the inside. This delicious dessert has characteristics of having a brown and cracked pastry surface that is hollow and dry on the […]

Integrative Assignment: Hot Chocolate

Integrative Assignment: Hot Chocolate

  Assumption & Dish: When I heard of the word “chocolate”, the first thing that came to my mind was either a Hershey’s bar, or a box of Ferrero Rocher. I did not know chocolate was actually consumed as a bitter beverage rather than as […]

Risotto Recipe

Risotto Recipe

  RISOTTO RECIPE A creamy risotto requires lots of attention as well as time, but it is so worth it! Ingredients: 1/2 medium onion, very finely chopped 1 garlic clove, smashed 4 Tbs. unsalted butter 1 cup arborio rice (this is a specific kind of rice, do […]

FIGURING OUT MY CHEESE WAFER

FIGURING OUT MY CHEESE WAFER

  For this post we are going to focus on food additives and vitamins or minerals containing in my favorite cheese wafers. Below are the nutrition label and ingredients listed in this food: Wheat Flour Sugar Vegetable oil (contains Antioxidant TBHQ) Whey Powder Cheese Powder […]

Integrative Assignment – Olive Oil

Integrative Assignment – Olive Oil

Image: Salad with olive oil and balsamic vinegar.   1. Assumption & Dish: I miss how my mom always rambled and forced me to eat salad at least twice a week, since she said it was good for my skin. Because I did not like […]

NI HAO!

NI HAO!

    Over spring break, I went to Disney World with my friend, and we got to experience a lot of good food in Disney’s Epcot as there is a World Showcase in Epcot where eleven countries are represented. Therefore, dining at the World Showcase […]

FIGURING OUT RXBAR

FIGURING OUT RXBAR

          What is protein? Protein is a large molecule composed of amino acids that are attached to one another by peptide bonds, forming a long chain. Proteins contain both polar and non-polar parts joined together by non-covalent hydrogen bonds which form alpha helices […]

FRESH MOZZARELLA RECIPE

FRESH MOZZARELLA RECIPE

  SAY “CHEESE”! There’s nothing more satisfying than looking at the cheese melting on pizza or slicing a fresh ball of homemade mozzarella. 💕 Ingredients: 1/2 and 1/8 cup bottled (not tap) distilled water 1/2 gallon raw or pasteurized milk (we are using pasteurized) 3/4 teaspoon citric acid 1/8 rennet […]

Integrative Assignment – Pizza

Integrative Assignment – Pizza

  1.  Assumption & Dish Growing up in Saigon, where the cost of a large-sized pizza is significantly higher than that of four typical Vietnamese meals for a four-member family, I thought pizza is a dish which only upper middle class can afford since it […]


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