Category Archives: Mains

the best general tso’s chicken

Have you heard of General Tso’s Chicken? Much like Singapore Noodles which you can find in many Chinese restaurants in America (yet we, in Singapore, have never heard of), General…

chicken fajita with coriander and lime yogurt sauce

I have been cooking loads of one-pot meals recently. I really like the ease of cooking both the protein and the vegetables in one pot and then all I have…

a simple tuscan pork ragu (with linguine)

To me, simple is always good. If I can have simple in a pot and place that in the oven, so much the better! Which then brings me to my…

one-pot tuna rice

Do you like the flavors of food from the Mediterranean or the Middle East? With loads of fresh tomatoes and coriander and mint? I love it! Which was why when…

stir-fried minced pork with snow pea shoots and gochujang

The little girl was home today because she was unwell. Since she needs a lot more attention than her brother who is more self-entertaining, I had to cook a really…

thai red curry chicken ‘alfredo’ with linguine | a review of purely fresh online grocery store

I was surfing around on the internet the other day and I chanced upon this really interesting recipe.  Working on the idea along the lines of an Asian Alfredo sauce,…

sesame noodles with grilled miso-glazed salmon

It is indeed an honor to be asked to collaborate with 9 other fantastic cooks on my first cook book. In case you are not aware – Woot! – my very…

roasted chicken with paprika spice rub

I roasted a chicken today for two reasons. The first was that I had a chicken that needed to be cooked – it was one of the two that still…

thai ginger, prawns and glass noodles (กุ้งอบวุ้นเส้น) | goong ob woon sen

I am so excited! Yes, I have something DELICIOUS to share!  Each year I sort of go into some kind of craze over a particular type of cuisine. It was…

easy indonesian nasi goreng

When I was a teacher ages ago and lived alone, I would cook enough food to make up 2 meals a day – one for dinner and the rest to…