Nyonya Bak Chang Recipe (娘惹粽 Rice Dumplings)

Nyonya Bak Chang Recipe (娘惹粽 Rice Dumplings)

Recipe for Nyonya Bak Chang, bamboo leaf wrapped glutinous rice dumpling filled with pork, mushrooms, candied wintermelon & the fragrance of pandan.

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New Year Dumplings

New Year Dumplings

Partook in a friend’s (Northern Chinese) family tradition of making dumplings together for Chinese New Year. Loved it!

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Sambal Timun Recipe (Spicy Cucumber Salad)

Sambal Timun Recipe (Spicy Cucumber Salad)

Recipe for Nyonya Sambal Timun, a refreshingly punchy Peranakan salad of cucumber, pork & chicken gizzard tossed with spicy sambal & fragrant herbs.

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Home Snippets & Cooking Disasters

Home Snippets & Cooking Disasters

Some of the simple Asian dishes I’ve been cooking at home… soba with pan-fried salmon, braised pork belly with lotus root, beetroot carrot soup & more.

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Chilli Baked Ribs with Garlic & Miso

Chilli Baked Ribs with Garlic & Miso

Fuss-free recipe for an oven-baked dish of porks ribs marinated in chilli, garlic & miso paste. Succulent, tasty and fork tender.

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Chwee Kueh Recipe (水粿 Water Rice Cakes)

Chwee Kueh Recipe (水粿 Water Rice Cakes)

Home recipe for Chwee Kueh (水粿) a hawker breakfast dish in Singapore involving soft rice cakes topped with fried preserved turnip.

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Sichuan Hot Pot Spicy Paste Recipe (麻辣火鍋)

Sichuan Hot Pot Spicy Paste Recipe (麻辣火鍋)

Recipe for making your very own Sichuan-style hot pot stock. So much nicer than using the crazy salty store-bought premade spice packets.

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Borek & Bratwurst Shop - Queen Victoria Market

Borek & Bratwurst Shop – Queen Victoria Market

This post covers the cheap and tasty lunch snacks that you can grab at Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne – Boreks and Bratwurst!

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Eggplant & Mushroom Moussaka

Eggplant & Mushroom Moussaka

Recipe for a wholesome and heartwarming eggplant & mushroom moussaka, topped with creamy bechamel sauce.

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Sayur Lodeh Recipe (Malay Vegetable Curry)

Sayur Lodeh Recipe (Malay Vegetable Curry)

Recipe for Sayur Lodeh, a wonderfully light & spicy Malay vegetable curry. An absolute must have dish with Malay rice meals.

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