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* thai chilis (pad thai)
* thai chilis (pad thai)
* mung beans like [https://www.instacart.com/store/items/item_429857033?context=low_stock_item this] (banh xeo)
* mung beans like [https://www.instacart.com/store/items/item_429857033?context=low_stock_item this] (banh xeo)
* rice flour (banh xeo)
* rice flour (banh xeo) - normal rice flour, not glutinous/sweet rice
* a crate of napa (kimchi)
* a crate of napa (kimchi)
* Shin Ramyun Black (instant ramen, bulk pack) (?uwajimaya delivery)
* Shin Ramyun Black (instant ramen, bulk pack) (?uwajimaya delivery)

Revision as of 23:41, 30 March 2020

Plan meals and go shopping 1-2 times a week.


Let's have side vegetables every day. Dark green leafy vegetables are recommended (by Mika).

Monday March 30
tamales w/ a salsa verde; [To Be Decided] vegetable shortening without trans fat (e.g. Spectrum Natural)
Tuesday March 31
Banh Xeo [TODO] rice flour, mung beans (more); [DONE]
Wednesday April 1
stroganoff [DONE]
Thursday April 2
Coronation chickpeas and yogurt tomatoes [TODO] cherry tomatoes, yogurt, head of lettuce, sultanas
Friday April 3
[To Be Decided] Buffalo Cauliflower + potato salad ?
Saturday April 4
[To Be Decided]
Sunday April 5
Sun-dried tomato almond pesto pasta [DONE] need to increase almond stock
Monday April 6
[To Be Decided]

Future thoughts

  • pipian pascal (seitan and/or chayote w/ a pumpkin seed sauce + peanut sauce; Mexican dish that's kinda like a relative of a mole)
  • Biang biang mian
  • Ghormeh Sabzi
  • Someny noodles, solittle time
  • Buffalo sprouts / cauliflower
  • Okonomiyaki
  • Ddukbokki
  • Coronation chickpeas and yogurt tomatoes
  • that delicious caramelized broccoli pesto pasta
  • Saag paneer
  • Tampopo omurice
  • Cassoulet
  • Parfait
  • Savory souffle
  • Asparagus (morel?) risotto / tarragon risotto
  • Gua Bao
  • Gnocchi (or perahsp schupfnudeln w/ the schnitzel?); wait for the kraut
  • Phad Thai or Phad See Ew Soon Again
  • Kathi rolls
  • Tofu Banh Mi
  • Souffle pancakes
  • Au Gratin
  • veggie reuben [TODO] pending kraut which will take 2 weeks after cabbage arrives

Grocery items

Fresh produce:

  • garlic
  • thai basil (if available)
  • mint (if available)
  • tomatillo (salsa)

Urgent Non-produce:

  • baking powder!!! a lot (Cash+Carry?)

Less-urgent non-produce:

  • Hershey's kisses
  • rose water

Cash + Carry [Next Trip]

  • bread flour - out of stock at most places at the moment
  • eggs (2 trays)
  • bulk cheese
  • milk
  • big yogurt?
  • black beans
  • bulk greens
  • toilet paper
  • bulk garlic
  • big tray cherry tomatoes
  • apples/bananas
  • frozen peas
  • frozen fruit
  • bulk nuts
  • peanut butter
  • baking powder (prefer clabber girl but big is better)


Instacart delivers for Uwajimaya, QFC, Central Coop, Safeway, PCC, Total Wine and More (!), Bevmo, Cotsco, Fred Meyer, CVS, Bartell.

Let's order delivery for:

Central coop:

Vietwah or H-Mart or Uwajimaya or Asian Food Center:

  • sweetened salted radish like this. (pad thai)
  • 1/4 inch ("medium width") rice noodles (pad thai)
  • thai chilis (pad thai)
  • mung beans like this (banh xeo)
  • rice flour (banh xeo) - normal rice flour, not glutinous/sweet rice
  • a crate of napa (kimchi)
  • Shin Ramyun Black (instant ramen, bulk pack) (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • shaoxing wine
  • natto (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • konbu (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • nori (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • kewpie (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • chicken/ham ham, faux-lamb, and general faux meats

Other items

  • hand soap
  • zinc
  • EmergenC
  • loofah
  • tissue
  • compost bags

Hysterical Meals

Monday March 16
curry [DONE] (fish curry. cabbage stir fry. rice) — Evidence
Tuesday March 17
mole and nopales salad [DONE] pending avocados, cilantro, perhaps other kinds of big dried chiles (chipotle, pasilla, negro etc). We can start with this recipe and arrange. — Evidence
Wednesday March 18
pizza [DONE] — Evidence
Thursday March 19
Sichuan MSG /zha jiang noodles [DONE] with side veggies - Evidence
Friday March 20
sxsw salad + stuffed pepper [DONE] - Evidence
Saturday March 21
pasta alla norma [DONE] - Evidence
Sunday March 22
Hanami [DONE] (onigiri, deviled eggs, and sundry) - Evidence
Monday March 23
french onion soup and butter miso carrots - Evidence
Tuesday March 24
pasta al pesto genovese e asparago - Evidence
Wednesday March 25
Windy City Pie + cuke salad [DONE] - Evidence
Thursday March 26
seitan schnitzel w/ mash and salad [DONE] - Evidence
Friday March 27
bibimbap [DONE] kimchi, veg, etc - Evidence
Saturday March 28
Sabich [DONE] - Evidence
Sunday March 29
Chaat! [DONE] - Evidence