Posts Tagged bbq

recent adventures, pt. 3

The last installment of catch-up posts from Harry and Riina’s visit. It was so fun to have them in town!

Reimers Ranch Park
We weren’t able to get into Hamilton Pool, but a mini-hike around Reimers Ranch was nice. I forgot my camera and just had my iPhone on me. I think that means we’ll need to go back soon.

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recent adventures, pt. 2

Adventures on the East Side during Harry and Riina’s visit: Franklin BBQ, the swing bridge, and Tillery Street Plant Co. & East Side Succulents.

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recipe: indonesian satay

A few weekends ago we had a really delicious Dutch/Indonesian feast at a friend house. It all started when Joel and our new friend Sam realized they both grew up with very similar foods. Between the two of them they made: nasi goreng (fried rice), krupuk (prawn crackers), Indonesian satay, and bumbu (peanut sauce).

Joel uses his mom’s delicious recipe for satay. It works well for lots of different kinds of meat, but we all agreed that the chicken was the tastiest.


The recipe makes enough marinade for about 2 pounds of meat.

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