Tis the season to pig out! Chinese reunion dinners are notorious for being being meat heavy.
So my contribution this year will be a vegetarian wonton made with vegetables and tau kwa.
It's so addictive and yummy, the kids actaully fought for the last pie...
Some ingredients are just so good together.
Radish and pork is one of them! Weather's pretty chilly lately, what could be more comforting than a bubbling pot of stew?
Everything is made easier when made with my precious pressure cooker. Clean and simple...
My Mother would make for us whenever we fall sick, so this dish eventually became a form of comfort food for us siblings.
There are many types of fish porridge. Some are very light and watery, this type is more like a thick congee.
Rich and flavourful, it...
Let's try something more light and healthy today!
This is a Chinese herbal fish soup using a combination of yu zhu and biota seeds.
Even though Chinese herbs are used, it is sweet, not bitter.
Some of the benefits include:
-norishing the heart and lun...
I was inspired by the food store selling this dish. So simple, yet so delicious!
Black pepper is fragrant while white pepper brings heat.
So the warmth and fragrance of the black pepper pork is irresistable.
The curry leaves also goes very well with the...
Way before the Korean Food wave hit us, we were so in love with the spicy and tangy falvours of Tom Yam.
This is a homage to one of my favourite flavours, Tom Yam!
Simple and Oh so delcious, this dish would defintely excite your taste buds!
Thank you fo...
A very very simple Asian dessert. So simple I asked the kids to do it instead. Great fun during the school holidays and all made easier with the pressure cooker! Kiss!
Very friendly recipe. If you dislike desserts that are too sweet, reduce the amount of...
If you are looking for an authentic Malaysian curry made from scratch, you are in the wrong place.
There are plenty of talented YouTubers making them. Go ahead and look for them.
This is a simplified curry that does not use as many ingredients.
This is another one of my Mother's recipe, as requested by my Brother.
It's a simple dish, but that's the beauty of home cooked food right?
Simple dishes cooked by Mommy that you love and reminisce, even after you grow up.
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Some days you just want to enjoy some light and nutritious soup, like this Spinach soup. The soup is flavourful but light, and the vegetable is nice and soft, which kids will like.
It's also a very forgiving recipe. The amount of ingredients and cooking ...
Herbal Chicken soup is quite tricky. There are SO MANY variations on how you want to make it.
Every combination of herbs has it's own medicinal benefits. So Google if you want to know more, or visit a TCM practitioner.
This is my mother's recipe. ...
Recently we started having "Meatless Mondays" at home. Where hubby and I would not eat every Monday. This is really challenging for us meat lovers!
I admit this is NOT my recipe,
I just looked up vegetarian dinner ideas on YOUTUBE and this was one that ...
新年快乐! Went to Hong Kong in December and ordered this dish in the restaurant. I totally fell in love with the flavours of the black bean sauce!
My Mom, the guru, said they added lam kok 榄角(Chinese Olives) to the paste, which makes an already ...
This dish is a stable during every Chinese New Year at our home. I can't find any recipes out there that's like it.
The Teochews and Hokkiens have their Ngoh Hiang, but the filling is different. So I guess it's a family recipe! :)
This is an excellent ...
This is another classic soup recipe! Choi Gon is actually dehydrated Chinese cabbage. Or also known as dried Bok Choy. Like anything dried, the flavour intensifies. So it makes an excellent soup!
We have been drinking Choi Gon Tong 菜干汤 since I cou...
I love spicy food like curry and rendang. Such rich flavours, yum!
But I just don't want to buy 6 different packets of spices and even more ingredients just to make
one portion of spice mix. So there is no shame in buying pre-mixed spices! Just take some...
Many people don't like eating capsicums, so they usually end up being pretty decorations on the plate that no one touches.
That's because undercooked capsicums look pretty but taste horrible! But if you give it some love and time, well cooked capsicums, l...
Growing up, preserved or pickled vegetables was often in our menu.
Now everybody seemed very concerned and worried that it was not healthy. My stand has always been, "everything in moderation"!
Zha Coi is such a versatile ingredient, this is only one of...
Fried rice paradise, nasi goreng very nice! Fried rice is a stable in most household.
Not only is it quick and delicious, it is also a great way to use up bits of leftover food in the fridge.
So the combinations are endless! Here are 3 simple fried rice...
This is another regular dish at my home.
Chicken porridge is a sure hit with the kids!
Tender chicken with smooth porridge, comfort food at it's best!
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I'm just a humble stay at home Mom and these are actual meals I cook...