Strawberry Guri Guri (Hawaiian Style Ice Cream)

This is a simple local Hawaii refreshing cool treat. Very simple to make. Requires no ice cream maker either. 2 cans (12oz) strawberry soda 1 can (12oz ) 7-up soda 1 can (14oz) condensed cream *makes about 11 cups and serves about 8 • combine all ingredients in large bowl • stir and freeze for 1 to 2 hours • remove from freezer and stir again.        Repeat this step at least twice. • freeze Read more…

Simple Ceasar Salad Dressing

Heres a simple recipe for Caesar dressing. Super simple actually. 1 quart or more of Mayonnaise (Best Foods brand if possible). Use the mayo as your base for your dressing. Add balsamic vinegar, minced garlic, Worcestershire sauce (Les & Perrins brand if available), grated parmesan cheese, fresh lemon juice, black pepper. Just listing the measurements of the mayo for the base of the dressing and no measurements for the other ingredients. If you want your dressing to Read more…

Sesame Sweet Chili Soy Sauce

This really simple sweet chili sauce recipe can be used for a lot of items. It can be used as a dressing for tofu and salads. It can be used for dips for sushi, tempura, and even raw fish (sashimi).  Great with fried chicken and even fried fish. Also items like garlic and even pineapple can be added to kick it up. This is a great base sauce for anyone to use and create their Read more…

Recipe trading done here

Here I will be posting simple recipes and ideas for recipes. Also here people can share recipes or trade recipe ideas. Will post recipes that are super simple but yet flavorful. Also as much as possible will have recipes that can be used in many different ways. For example: salad dressings that can also be used as sauces for other items. Most importantly want everyone to gain cooking knowledge, culinary tips and cooking inspiration when Read more…

Cooking is not just cooking.

The Recipe Trader is here to help with not only trading great recipe ideas or tips henceforth “The Recipe Trader” but also cooking inspirations and recipes for life. Some days the passion for cooking may not be at the level you need it to be. Some days the cooking fire is on simmer or even burnt out. Everyone has those days. Ask me or others for a recipe trade or just need that fire lit Read more…

About The Recipe Trader

Few words about The Recipe Trader: I have been cooking for 20+ years. I have worked in fine dining restaurants where I have learned how to create and plate awesome dishes. Learned about cooking techniques and flavor combinations. I have worked for catering companies where I learned how to cater weddings to huge concerts. Learning how to feed large amounts of people but still keeping quality and care of the food items. Also worked in Read more…