Chinese · Mains · Pork · Singapore local favourites · Tze Char · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Hotplate Tofu 铁板豆腐

A must-order dish at tze char stalls for every Singaporean. I am so happy that I can finally cook this myself now! I have been wanting to cook this for a long time but did not want to waste money on a hotplatethat may become a white elephant. I chanced upon a small hotplate that… Continue reading Hotplate Tofu 铁板豆腐

Budget · Japanese · Mains · noodles · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Ten Zaru Soba Set (Soba Noodles with Tempura)

This is something i always wanted to make at home but Benny always says no as he doesn’t think that he would like Soba noodles. Now that i can make his favourite tempura, he finally decided to give this a shot. It turns out to be a super enjoyable meal and we both got our… Continue reading Ten Zaru Soba Set (Soba Noodles with Tempura)

Chinese · Fast & Easy · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Stir Fry French Bean

This has got to be one of my favourite way to fry my veggies! It’s a traditional way my mom likes to fry some of her veggies and it always has me wiping out the dish. The star of the dish is the mixture of garlic, chilli padi and dried shrimps. The chunky pieces, when… Continue reading Stir Fry French Bean

American · Chicken · Fast & Easy · French · Fusion Dishes · One Dish Meals · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Pan Seared Chicken, Roast Veggies with Mushroom Bechamel Sauce

I am only starting to learn this style of cooking and i think i did quite well!  Pan seared chicken breast served with charred and roasted veggies and creamy mushroom bechamel sauce, i’m proud of myself! This is a simple recipe and i am hoping to go into more complex dishes from here 🙂 Click… Continue reading Pan Seared Chicken, Roast Veggies with Mushroom Bechamel Sauce

Budget · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Mains · noodles · One Dish Meals · Sides · Starters/ Appetizers · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Asian Noodle Salad (Copycat of Din Tai Fung’s 小菜)

We passed by Din Tai Fung the other day and I saw this dish on the menu, it is one of their most popular dishes which is very much raved about. It’s called 小菜, basically an appetizer which is a noodle salad with asian flavours. I knew that i had to try to replicate this… Continue reading Asian Noodle Salad (Copycat of Din Tai Fung’s 小菜)

Budget · Indian · Mains · One Dish Meals · Pastry/ Baking · Rice · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Vegetarian Dum Biryani

This is the first time i am making dum biryani and I am not gonna look back! I earned the thumbs up from Ben and we loved it! Of all the times i have tried making biryani, i think this method yields the most perfect result, in terms of flavour, texture and taste. I made… Continue reading Vegetarian Dum Biryani

Chinese · Fast & Easy · Mains · Pork · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Lychee Pork and Royal Chives 荔枝肉 & 青龙菜

Felt like blogging about dinner today as the Lychee Pork was very colourful and yummy, and  i tried eating and cooking this new veggie called royal chives (aka qing long cai) for the first time. I have heard alot of rave about it for a long time but never tried it before as to be… Continue reading Lychee Pork and Royal Chives 荔枝肉 & 青龙菜