Cooking with Cat

Join me as I attempt to write down my family's recipes, learn on my own, and probably mess up a lot.


I want to make recipes more accessible for everyone, regardless of where you live. I am lucky to be living in an area that has a wide variety of asian groceries, but I've lived in areas where it's harder to find specific items.

Below are recipes with substitutes suggestions that are more common in most areas. If you see an ingredient in a recipe and don't have it, fill out the form under each recipe and I can get back to you with something that works!



Phở Bò

Beef noodle soup


Bánh Hỏi Thịt Nướng

Woven vermicelli with grilled pork


Gỏi cuốn

Vietnamese spring rolls


Bánh Xèo

Sizzling pancakes or crêpes

What should I make next?