Budget · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Mains · Seafood · Singapore local favourites · Tze Char · Uncategorized

Spicy Ginger and Garlic Clams

This is the first time i have cooked with clams in any way. I was very nervous about cooking it even though it is a very very simple dish. I have never been a big fan of clams and only had it a few times in my life. I thought i would at least try… Continue reading Spicy Ginger and Garlic Clams

Chinese · Fast & Easy · Fish · Mains · Sauces/Condiments · Seafood · Singapore local favourites · Tze Char · Uncategorized

Cantonese Style Steamed Red Emperor Snapper

As fish is our weekly must-haves, i am always trying different ways of cooking it. I was lucky to find a perfect sized red emperor the other week as they are usually too big. I knew i had to buy it and try since i have never had it before. I finally understand why this… Continue reading Cantonese Style Steamed Red Emperor Snapper

Budget · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Mains · Singapore local favourites · Tze Char · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Crispy Lotus in Salted Egg Sauce

When i first saw this dish online, i knew i had to cook it! It combines my favourite lotus roots with Benny’s favourite salted egg sauce. Benny says that this is very addictive and can be eaten as a snack just like potato crisps. It is a dish that is easy to cook, and yummy… Continue reading Crispy Lotus in Salted Egg Sauce

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

Crispy Seafood Noodles 海鲜生面

My first time cooking and Ben’s first time eating it. He found it very strange when i served him raw noodles. As the hot gravy softens the noodles and he ate, he was so surprised! It was full of textures and flavours. You have to try it for yourself to know why this dish is… Continue reading Crispy Seafood Noodles 海鲜生面

Chinese · Mains · One Dish Meals · Seafood · Singapore local favourites · Tze Char · Uncategorized

Singapore Chilli Crabs

Finally learnt to cook our country’s signature dish! I had so much fun making my own spice paste and sauce. The result is literally finger-licking good! It’s definitely the best chilli crab I’ve had and i am so proud of it! This is one of Singapore’s most iconic dishes and it is a must-try for… Continue reading Singapore Chilli Crabs

Budget · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Sides · Singapore local favourites · Tze Char · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Stir Fried Sweet Potato Leaves

Sweet potato leaves stir fried with dried shrimps, chilli and garlic. I was craving very badly for this today and i am happily satisfied now! It hits all the right spots in my tummy! It is spicy, salty and a little sweet. Super addictive when paired with some steamed white rice 😋😍😘 Ingredients: 1 large… Continue reading Stir Fried Sweet Potato Leaves

Budget · Chicken · Chinese · Mains · Singapore local favourites · Tze Char · Uncategorized

Orange Chicken 金橘油炒鸡丁

This is one of my favourite dishes that i came up with a long time ago. I used to cook it with frozen popcorn chicken. You can still use that for convenience but i decided to try cooking it with freshly battered chicken this time. The result earned me two thumbs up from Benny! He… Continue reading Orange Chicken 金橘油炒鸡丁

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

Pork Leg Bee Hoon 猪脚米粉

I have been craving for this for awhile and finally got to cook it and satisfy my cravings! This is definitely my kinda comfort food. I guess it’s not just me, but many Singaporeans as this is a common dish that our mothers cooks for us. It is sometimes called pork trotters bee hoon, no… Continue reading Pork Leg Bee Hoon 猪脚米粉