• Cooped up casserole – Easy One Pot Arroz con Pollo + Berry Agave Sangria

    Hi Cooped Up Cooking with Katie Fans!  Here are the 2 recipes for today’s COOPED UP CASSEROLE show at 3pm PST – EASY ONE POT ARROZ CON POLLO AND BERRY AGAVE SANGRIA!!  Follow me on Facebook or IG to tune-in!! Easy One Pot Arroz con Pollo Ingredients: 2 teaspoons garlic salt 1/2 teaspoon dried cumin 1/4 teaspoon … Read More


    Hi Cooped Up Cooking with Katie Fans!  Here are the 2 recipes from today’s show – THAI ME UP THAI ME DOWN EASY THAI RECIPES – Everyday Pad Thai and Thai Chicken Lettuce Cups!!    Follow me here on Facebook to tune-in or on IG LIVE! Everyday Pad Thai Ingredients: 8 ounces dried rice stick noodles 1/2 cup brown … Read More

  • Whole Roasted Lemon Rosemary Beer Can Chicken

    If you’re like me, you’ve probably stocked up on all the necessities during the Corona Virus crisis:  toilet paper, bread, beer, wine and vodka!  LOL.  While brainstorming for my “Cooped Up Cooking with Katie” Facebook livestreams,  my eyes glanced over at my liquor stash and I remembered just how delicious it is to make roast … Read More

  • Sheet Pan Herbed Chicken with Potatoes & Butternut Squash

    Sheet Pan Herbed Chicken with Potatoes & Butternut Squash I know we’re all doing our best to hunker down and I know it isn’t easy to come up with easy meals morning, noon and night!  Sheet pan recipes, like this Sheet Pan Herbed Chicken with Potatoes & Butternut Squash – are a great solution as … Read More

  • Teriyaki Chicken

    Teriyaki Chicken “Well, Hello Summer!” My daughter Becca painted a sign last night welcoming guests to our last minute Karaoke BBQ.  I was feeling inspired to make Teriyaki Chicken as it’s a big hit among kids and it’s a great compliment to the Prawn Mango Salad I was also making.  I feel so honored that … Read More

  • Korean Fried Chicken

    Korean Fried Chicken My kids were sleeping over at a friend’s house last weekend so I met up with my friend Amy for a little disco dancing.   It’s important to slip on your boogie shoes from time to time even if you’ve got young kids!  Needless to say, I needed a little pick me up … Read More

  • Orange Chicken

    I wanted to share my Orange Chicken recipe from my latest cookbook Everyday Chinese Cookbook:  101 Delicious Recipes from My Mother’s Kitchen because it’s so yummy and easy to make. I was inspired to include this recipe for Orange Chicken in my latest cookbook because my late mother, the legendary chefLeeann Chin, taught me how … Read More

  • Sweet and Sour Chicken

    Who doesn’t love to bite into a tender, juicy piece chicken coated with a crispy batter and then tossed in a sweet and sour glaze with pineapples, tomatoes and bell pepper?  This Sweet and Sour Chicken recipe takes a bit more work than a simple stir-fry but it’s totally worth it.  Chinese people tend to … Read More

  • Crispy Mango Coconut Chicken

    Crispy Mango Coconut Chicken This recipe for Crispy Mango Coconut Chicken is hands down one of my favorites from my cookbook “Everyday Thai Cooking.” Everyone that’s tried this beauty raves about the crispy texture of the tender chicken drizzled with a sweet, tart and creamy sauce made with coconut milk and mango puree. I used … Read More

  • Lemongrass Chicken Curry Recipe

    Lemongrass Chicken Curry Recipe I recently received a request (thanks Julie!) for a green curry paste recipe made from scratch.  I debated on whether or not I should include a recipe for homemade green curry paste in my last cookbook, “Everyday Thai Cooking” but ultimately chose not to as many people I know would rather … Read More