• Autumn,  China,  Recipes,  Vegetarian

    Millet & eggs

    emointhekitchen Millet Autumn is a season that holds great significance in TCM. Recommends conserving and nourishing the body’s energy during autumn in preparation for the colder months ahead. It recommends specific foods and herbs to support the body during this season.  Millet is a grain highly valued in TCM for its ability to harmonize the body’s spleen and stomach or vital energy. Millet can be incorporated into the diet in various ways, for example in porridges, soups or as a substitute for rice in dishes. Eggs Eggs are another important food during autumn. In TCM, they considered eggs to have a nourishing and soothing effect on the body. Eggs are…

  • Armenia,  Recipes,  Starters and Snacks

    Omelette in Basturma

    emointhekitchen Basturma is a traditional dried beef that’s been seasoned and cured with a mouthwatering blend of spices. It’s like a flavour explosion in your mouth! The process of making basturma involves marinating the beef in a mixture of garlic, cayenne pepper, paprika, and other secret spices, before drying and ageing it for several weeks. The result is a tender, flavorful meat that’s perfect for snacking on its own or adding to sandwiches and salads. In Armenia, basturma is a beloved staple and an integral part of their culinary heritage. It’s often enjoyed with a side of fresh bread, cheese, and pickles. Trust me, once you try it, you’ll be…