Center for Extraordinary Quarantine Dining

From WikiDotMako
Revision as of 21:10, 28 March 2020 by Mika (talk | contribs) (→‎Menu: swapped tues and wed)

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).

Saturday March 28
sabich [DONE] eggplant, tomato, tahini
Sunday March 29
Chaat! [DONE] yoghurt (get two and mark one!), cilantro,
Monday March 30
tamales w/ a salsa verde; [DONE] tomatillo, jalapenos, mexican cheese, cilantrao
Tuesday March 31
Banh Xeo [TODO] rice flour, mung beans (more); [DONE] romaine lettuce, bean spouts
Wednesday April 1
stroganoff [DONE] peas, lots of sour cream

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
  • Stroganoff
  • Savory souffle
  • Asparagus (morel?) risotto / tarragon risotto
  • Gua Bao
  • Sun-dried tomato almond pesto pasta
  • 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
  • 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
  • bulk milk
  • black beans
  • bulk greens
  • toilet paper
  • bulk garlic


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:

  • mung beans (?central coop delivery) (banh xeo)
  • rice flour (?central coop delivery) (banh xeo)

Vietwah or H-Mart or Uwajimaya:

  • a crate of napa (kimchi)
  • Shin Ramyun Black (instant ramen, bulk pack) (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • shaoxing wine (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • natto (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • konbu (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • nori (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • kewpie (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • rice noodles (?uwajimaya delivery)
  • chicken/ham ham, faux-lamb, and general faux meats

Other items

  • hand soap
  • zinc
  • EmergenC
  • loofah
  • tissue

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