Category Archives: Sides

cream of mushroom soup with roasted garlic

Hello!! Hello! Hellooooo! It’s been a month since I last put up a post! Have you missed my blog posts? I have sure missed my blog. It was starting to…

grilled coriander yogurt chicken mid-joints with garam masala

It has been a while since I’d posted a chicken wing recipe. Not that we have stopped eating chicken wings, mind you. I have just been really busy with baking…

XO sauce chili clams

It is great when school starts because I actually have the mornings to cook and blog! Today I saw clams at the supermarket and I knew that was what I…

red pepper (capsicum) butter rice

The recipe I am sharing today is very simple. But delicious. It is a great alternative to plain rice. And if you are throwing a dinner party, it is a…

pan-fried prawns

I have many trays of prawns in my freezer.  I always buy them when they are on sale and keep them for later. This morning, I really craved for some…

stir-fried pig liver with ginger and spring onion

If you are squeamish, look away now. Because today, I am cooking liver! I love pig liver. I know it is not everyone’s cup of tea, but I really love…

gaeng keow waan (แกงเขียวหวาน) | thai green chicken curry

I love red curries. I love green curries too. When I visit a Thai restaurant, I simply MUST order both the red and green curries. I simply cannot pick which…

szechuan ‘saliva’ or mouth-watering chicken (四川口水鸡)

I apologize for the strange title of this dish. In my defense, I didn’t name the dish – it is a direct translation from its Chinese name. I wonder who’d…

{giveaway} steamed wild sea bass with lemongrass and ginger (ikan siakap stim)

When Pansing Distributions sent me a copy of Norman Musa‘s new book, Amazing Malaysian, the first thing I did was to flip through the book and drooled over all the amazing…

buttermilk fried chicken drumlets | a review of le creuset round french oven

It has been a while since I deep-fry any chicken wings (or parts).  Today, however, I decided to fry some chicken that had been soaking overnight in buttermilk. There are…