Do Chua - Vietnamese Pickled Carrot and Daikon Radish traditionally served in Banh Mi sandwiches.
Relishes, Jams and Jellies, Vegetables and Salads

Do Chua: Vietnamese Carrot and Daikon Radish Pickles plus Tasty Tuesdays

Today I am going to show you just how easy it is to make Do Chua, the Vietnamese carrot and daikon radish pickles that no self-respecting Banh Mi sandwich would be without. Crunchy, vinegary with just a touch of sweetness, this relish is incredible on sandwiches, in a wrap or as a crunchy side dish.The… Continue reading Do Chua: Vietnamese Carrot and Daikon Radish Pickles plus Tasty Tuesdays

Chipotle Honey Mustard - spicy homemade mustard with chipotle chili powder and a bit of honey to offset the heat.
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Chipotle Honey Mustard and Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

Have you ever made your own mustard? To celebrate National Mustard Day (the first Saturday in August according to the National Mustard Museum) I decided to give it a whirl. Oh my! Could it be any easier? And you can make it in small batches and customize it anyway you'd like. I went spicy sweet… Continue reading Chipotle Honey Mustard and Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

California Style Corn Salsa - Just a few simple ingredients mixed together, then chill and serve as a salsa or side dish. Corn, artichoke hearts, red peppers
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California Style Corn Salsa

Summer is here which delicious fresh corn is almost in season. If you want a little different way to serve it as an appetizer or side dish with minimal effort, this scrumptious California Style Corn Salsa is just the ticket. Salsas have come a long way of late, combining all kinds of ingredients with all… Continue reading California Style Corn Salsa

Peppery Pickled Red Cabbage - quick red cabbage salad or condiment in a sweet and peppery vinaigrette.
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Peppery Pickled Red Cabbage plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

This Peppery Pickled Red Cabbage recipe is not only delicious as a salad or a condiment, it comes with a special bonus: a lesson. The recipe is courtesy of my mother-in-law's cousin Betty, who passed away a few years ago after years with Alzheimer's. It was one of her specialties. Betty's daughter recently mentioned to… Continue reading Peppery Pickled Red Cabbage plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party