Yellow Curry Chicken with Carrots and Turnips

Yellow Chicken Curry with Carrots and Turnips 2 | Cook Smarts by Jess Dang

When a new client reaches out to me for in-home cooking lessons, they're sent a survey that helps me better understand their cooking challenges. I would say 1 out of 3 responses come back with the plea, "I need more ideas on how to cook chicken!" Since chicken is the most common protein cooked in American homes, it's no wonder most families are constantly looking for new ideas to put into their … [Read more...]

Thai Red Curry Shrimp

Thai Red Curry Shrimp | Another Kin Community Video | Cook Smarts by Jess Dang

You all might remember me sharing one of my favorite cooking formulas not too long ago on how to Thai curry. If you haven't tried it out yet, I think I've got just the thing to convince you. Last month, I flew down to sunny SoCal to shoot some food videos with the fabulous folks at KinCommunity a YouTube channel producing beautiful programming for women (for a behind the scenes look at our shoot, … [Read more...]

How to Thai Curry

Green Curry with Chicken and Zucchini | How to Thai Curry | Cooking Basics

I absolutely love the flavors of Thai cooking. For a long, long time though, I thought it wasn't something you could easily make at home, so I had set it aside in my "Ethnic Food Only for Eating Out or Takeout" category (this is also where monster burritos reside). But then I had a friend make a red curry for me, and I saw how simple it was. With the exception of the curry paste, it turned out I … [Read more...]