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Crispy Scallion Pancakes 葱油饼

This was an impromptu cook as i was at a loss on what to cook this morning. I had made this before but it was more tedious hand kneading it. I came up with this recipe using a bread machine and it was so so much easier to make! I am so happy with this… Continue reading Crispy Scallion Pancakes 葱油饼

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Chwee Kueh 水粿

If you get my Ah Ma to buy breakfast for herself or me, this is what she would buy! When i was young, she would buy this for me all the time and we would share it together. I can’t wait to make this for her now that i;ve learnt it 🙂 Steamed rice cakes… Continue reading Chwee Kueh 水粿

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Radish Cake AKA Carrot Cake 萝卜糕

This has been on my to-cook list for a looong time and i am so glad that i finally got down to making it. It kept us well fed for a few days as this dish can be transformed into several different dishes, all equally yummy! It might be a little tedious to make, but… Continue reading Radish Cake AKA Carrot Cake 萝卜糕

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Steamed Glutinous Rice Lor Mai Fan 糯米饭

This has been on my to-cook list for ages and i finally got down to making it. I waited so long as i can never remember to soak my rice.  Anyways, this is quite an easy dish to cook and makes a super yummy dim sum dish. My secret is to cook the rice with… Continue reading Steamed Glutinous Rice Lor Mai Fan 糯米饭

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Glutinous Rice Chicken aka Lor Mai Gai 糯米鸡

I have made this previously when i first started this blog a couple of years ago. I made a simple version that is commonly sold as an instant food from the supermarket or food places. Now that i have learnt alot more new cooking techniques, I am trying to make a more gourmet version. Looking… Continue reading Glutinous Rice Chicken aka Lor Mai Gai 糯米鸡

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Siew Mai (Succulent Pork and Prawn Dumplings)

I was totally hooked when i made the gyoza the other day. Making little dim sums has combined two of my favourite hobbies, cooking and crafting together. It is so therapeutic and relaxing!!! The first on my to-make-dim-sum list is my favourite dim sum of all time, Siew Mai!!! I absolutely love the succulent, juicy… Continue reading Siew Mai (Succulent Pork and Prawn Dumplings)