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Chinese BBQ Chicken Rice

I am ecstatic that i have finally perfected this recipe! I came up with the dish awhile ago. It actually came from a failed attempt to make another dish, and i improvised and came up with this one instead. I was very upset and to my biggest surprise, Ben loved it and kept asking me… Continue reading Chinese BBQ Chicken Rice

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Crab Bee Hoon 螃蟹米粉

This is a popular dish here in Singapore as we are all crab-lovers here! Ben has been asking me to cook him crabs for awhile but I have been very reluctant as i do not want to kill crabs. Mud crabs here have to be killed and cooked right away for maximum freshness. I am… Continue reading Crab Bee Hoon 螃蟹米粉

Breakfast · Budget · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Joyoung · Mains · noodles · One Dish Meals · Pork · Singapore local favourites · Uncategorized

Teochew Bak Chor Mee 香菇肉脞面 (Minced Meat Noodles)

One of the dishes every Singaporean loves! It’s sold almost everywhere here, so common but so hard to get right! You have to make the prefect mushrooms and braising sauce for a start, and pair up with my homemade qq noodles that is tossed with the most appetising sauce mix, you get a yummy bowl… Continue reading Teochew Bak Chor Mee 香菇肉脞面 (Minced Meat Noodles)

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Japanese Bacon and Garlic Fried Rice

I’ve been trying to try more varieties of fried rice as it is a convenient and easy one pot meal for busy days. I think this is one of the best combo so far! And this is coming from someone who hates bacon! I absolutely hate bacon but cook with it quite often for Ben,… Continue reading Japanese Bacon and Garlic Fried Rice

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Hong Kong Fried Noodles with Ham 港式火腿炒面

I have been sick this week but nothing is going to stop me from cooking! I will just make simpler dishes to make my life easier. A customer of ours gave us a big block of ham and i have been thinking of dishes to cook with it so it will not be wasted. Ben… Continue reading Hong Kong Fried Noodles with Ham 港式火腿炒面

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Teochew Braised Duck with Fragrant Yam Rice

This is one of Ah Ma’s signature dish every Chinese New Year together with Ngoh Hiang, and it has always been what i look forward to the most during that time. Ah ma has stopped cooking as she is getting old, and now it is my turn to learn how to cook this for her… Continue reading Teochew Braised Duck with Fragrant Yam Rice

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Taiwanese Lu Rou Fan (Braised Pork Rice) 滷肉饭

Another dish off my “to-improve list”! I added more depth of flavour this time by adding fried shallots and garlic into this dish. It was the best idea that i’ve ever had! It’s savoury, a little spicy, a tad sweet and extremely fragrant. I am very happy with this recipe and I’ve even made an… Continue reading Taiwanese Lu Rou Fan (Braised Pork Rice) 滷肉饭

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Claypot Chicken Rice (Improved)

I have been keeping a list of dishes that i would like to improve my recipes on and this is one of them! You can make claypot rice in a rice cooker easily these days but there is something about this dish that you just can’t get from cooking it in the rice cooker. That… Continue reading Claypot Chicken Rice (Improved)