Category Archives: Sides

easy grilled chicken with teriyaki glaze

I don’t buy teriyaki sauce from the shops. Not only is home made teriyaki sauce much tastier – and you can change the flavors by adding other ingredients – it…

grilled thai red curry lime drumlets | a review of the panasonic steam convection microwave oven

I could not help myself. The thought of Thai red curry chicken in the form of grilled chicken wings proved too much for me. I could not resist. So I…

steamed pork ribs with fermented black beans | a review of the panasonic steam convection microwave oven

If you are a regular reader of my blog, you would have probably noticed that I tend to bake or grill my food pretty regularly. I also like to do…

slow cooker stewed pork with fermented black beans and garlic

I always say, when one has spent ages wondering what to do – no inspiration – one should go have a poke through one’s freezer. So that was what happened…

grilled coriander, lime and yogurt chicken wings

When you are busy, you should always remember that your oven is one of your best friends. Ovens are great because you can chuck in some marinated raw food, and go…

gochujang fried chicken wings

The Koreans really have a way with fried chicken wings. I believe they make some of the best fried chicken wings around. I think this is largely due to their…

Jalan alor chicken wings

The last time I went to Kuala Lumpur was eons ago. I don’t think I have ever been to Jalan Alor, but when a dish is named after a place…

nonya curry chicken

Being the auntie that I am, I was at the supermarket the other week when I saw that a cooking show was being screened at the check out counters. Well,…

nagoya-style tebasaki (手羽先) | nagoya-style fried chicken

I am just so glad that there are so many chicken wing recipes in the world.  It sure makes cooking a lot more fun, especially since we are big fans…

vietnamese lemongrass chicken mid-joints

This is a continuation of my chicken mid-joint saga. The thing is, I have quite a few packs of mid-joints in my freezer. Yep, they were on sale and Aunty…