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

Steamed Pork with Pickled Lettuce

One of my favourite dishes that my mother cooks for me. It is simple, easy and the perfect dish to go with a piping hot bowl of teochew porridge. This is my kinda comfort food as a child. Just marinate and steam! It can’t be any simpler 😀 I used my thermos to steam this,… Continue reading Steamed Pork with Pickled Lettuce

Budget · Chinese · Mains · Pork · Singapore local favourites · Thermos · Vegetables

Braised Potatoes with Minced Pork

This is one of my favourite childhood favourites! I can always eat alot of rice with this dish. Imagine having both this and rice cooking in thermos and you can eat right away when it’s dinner time 😀 Ingredients : 3 medium large potatoes, peeled and sliced Abit of sesame oil 4 cloves garlic, chopped… Continue reading Braised Potatoes with Minced Pork

Breakfast · Chinese · Fast & Easy · One Dish Meals · Rice · Singapore local favourites · Thermos · Vegetables

Red Rice Porridge with Thermos Food Jar

My copycat McDonald’s red rice porridge, cooked using thermos food jar. Sweet and yummy and porridge texture is perfect. Everything is well cooked, even the corn is not soggy. I only spent 5mins preparing it before I slept and we had a piping hot breakfast waiting for us 😂 this is a great idea for… Continue reading Red Rice Porridge with Thermos Food Jar

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 · 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

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

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

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

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