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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 · Vegetables

Watercress Coconut Soup in Thermos Shuttle Chef

Soups are our weekly must-haves and our comfort food. I am thankful for Thermos as it allows us to have Ben’s favourite type of super thick and flavourful soup all the time, with minimal effort. Benny hates bland, watery soups and loves his soups thick, sweet and flavourful. Many people say that this cannot be… Continue reading Watercress Coconut Soup in Thermos Shuttle Chef

Chinese · Fast & Easy · Mains · Pork · Singapore local favourites · Thermos · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Braised Mui Choy and Pork Belly 客家梅菜扣肉 with Thermos

Being a Hakka girl, I am very ashamed to say that this is only the second Hakka dish that i have learnt. You cannot really blame me as i was raised a Teochew. Now that i am older, i have been trying to feel closer to my father by learning dishes that he loves as… Continue reading Braised Mui Choy and Pork Belly 客家梅菜扣肉 with Thermos

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Sambal Petai

This dish had me really excited as it is my best attempt at the sambal sauce ever! It has opened up alot of possibilities for me as sambal is my absolute favourite condiment and cooking sauce. I was hesitant about cooking petai as i have only tasted it once about a decade ago and i… Continue reading Sambal Petai

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Stirfry Snow Peas

The last time i ate this was more than a decade ago when my Ah Ma used to cook everyday for me. Even though i love it a lot, i never tried cooking it before as i was afraid i would not cook it well. I intended to cook chives tonight but i could not… Continue reading Stirfry Snow Peas

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

Stir Fry Garlic Flowers

This is one of my favourite veggies that i have not had for a long time. I am so happy that i finally got to have it tonight! Having not cooked this for so long, i could really taste the difference in using my cast iron wok. You can really taste the wok-hei! The previous… Continue reading Stir Fry Garlic Flowers

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Sweet and Spicy Winged Beans

I had winged beans for the first time in my life a couple of weeks ago and i was hooked! When i googled it, i learnt that it is also a super food that is super nutritious. That is when i knew that i have to learn to cook it for Benny. My first try… Continue reading Sweet and Spicy Winged Beans

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Stir Fry Nai Bai with Wolfberries

This is my first time adding wolfberries in a stirfry and it is so so sweet and yummy! Made one of my favourite veggies even better 😅😍😘 Nai bai is a little similar to baby bak choy but it is way nicer! If you are a bak choy lover, you have to try it! It… Continue reading Stir Fry Nai Bai with Wolfberries