Chinese · Fast & Easy · Fusion Dishes · Malay · Singapore local favourites · Tze Char · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Sweet and Spicy Eggplant

Benny never liked eggplants be it in a western or asian dish. This is the dish that converted him into an eggplant lover. If you prep the eggplants this way, it tastes very buttery and creamy and retains its beautiful purple hue! Be sure to buy pearl eggplants aka brinjal  as they tastes the absolute… Continue reading Sweet and Spicy Eggplant

Budget · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Pork · Singapore local favourites · Soup · Thermos · Uncategorized

Lotus Root & Pearl Bean Soup with Pig’s Tail 莲藕珍珠豆猪尾汤

This is one of my favourite soups that Ah Ma always cooked for me when i was young. I will always get very excited to pick the beans out of the pods for her, and i am still the same even till now! Pearl beans, lotus root and pig’s tail, all of my favourites in… Continue reading Lotus Root & Pearl Bean Soup with Pig’s Tail 莲藕珍珠豆猪尾汤

Beef · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Mains · noodles · One Dish Meals · Singapore local favourites · Soup · Thermos · Uncategorized

Hainanese Beef Noodles 海南牛肉面

This dish is a childhood favourite of mine that i don’t see many places selling anymore. Even those that i managed to find, does not taste very good either. I think it might be due to the fact that this dish requires many hours of cooking before you can get the most tender beef and… Continue reading Hainanese Beef Noodles 海南牛肉面

Budget · Chicken · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Mains · noodles · One Dish Meals · Singapore local favourites · Tze Char · Uncategorized

Braised Ee Fu Noodles 港式伊府面

For most Singaporeans, this is the dish we most look forward to at wedding dinners! Braising the noodles with mushrooms and chicken infuse maximum flavours into this dish. Not only is this dish super yummy, it is also very simple to prepare and cook. This is a definite crowd-pleaser, especially with the kiddos! Ingredients: 20… Continue reading Braised Ee Fu Noodles 港式伊府面

Budget · Chicken · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Mains · One Dish Meals · Rice · Singapore local favourites · Uncategorized

Rice Cooker Claypot Rice 煲仔饭 (Improved)

I tried improving my previous recipe by frying the rice with shallot oil! Since Benny loves crispy shallots, it is killing 2 birds with one stone. I get to make shallot oil and crispy shallots at the same time! This is an easy one pot wonder that is my kinda comfort food 😀 Ingredients: 6… Continue reading Rice Cooker Claypot Rice 煲仔饭 (Improved)

Breakfast · Budget · Chinese · Cubie Oven · Dim Sum · Fast & Easy · Mains · Pork · Singapore local favourites · Uncategorized

Dim Sum Pork Ribs in Spicy Black Bean Sauce

A dim sum favourite that i didn’t know was so easy and simple to make. This is a must-order for almost everyone who loves dim sum. Tender, juicy and flavourful! All you have to do is to marinate in the day, and pop it in the steamer and dinner is ready in 45 minutes! Ingredients:… Continue reading Dim Sum Pork Ribs in Spicy Black Bean Sauce

Beef · Budget · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Fusion Dishes · Mains · Malay · One Dish Meals · Pastry/ Baking · Singapore local favourites · Uncategorized

Satay Burger

I have been making satay sauce from scratch every now and then but we can never finish the sauce. It was sucha waste to chuck it as alot of effort was put into it. The last time i cooked it, i froze some of the sauce and thought of making this epic fusion dish. Juciy… Continue reading Satay Burger

Budget · Chinese · Cubie Oven · Fast & Easy · Fusion Dishes · Mains · Malay · One Dish Meals · Rice · Sides · Singapore local favourites · Thermos · Uncategorized

Curry Vegetables with Healthy Nasi Lemak

I am a big lover of eating curry vegetables with nasi lemak! Top it with some crispy airfried wings, sunny sideup, cucumbers and sambal, it is enough to send me to food heaven! This recipe is paired with a healthier version of nasi lemak. If you’d like the original and authentic nasi lemak, you can… Continue reading Curry Vegetables with Healthy Nasi Lemak