Category Archives: Sides

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…

baked honey sriracha chicken wings

Apparently, “chicken” is the most searched-for food item on the internet for like, forever. Little wonder, since chicken is so readily available in most parts of the world, and you…

gai tod nahm prik pao | thai-style deep-fried chicken

Before I start my post, I want to share that The Domestic Goddess Wannabe has been selected as erecipe.com’s Blog of the Day!!! How awesome is that!! Yes, I am…

negima yakitori (焼き鳥) | chicken and scallion skewers with yakitori sauce

I really like Japanese food. The LAM and I used to go to our favorite Japanese restaurant at least one a month. When I was pregnant with Jadelyn, we were…

sio bak | crispy roast pork belly | 烧肉

This has got to be one of my favorite things in the world to eat. For the LAM and I, it is something we must order when we go to…

edamame with garlic, miso and crispy prawn chili

My fridge died last week. Granted it is kinda old. But still! It was a disaster because the poor old thing must have been losing coldness for a while but…

teba shio (鶏の手羽先 塩焼き) | grilled salted chicken wings

Today my world shifted. See, the LAM and I usually live in harmony because we like different parts of the same thing. For example, he’d happily eat the pineapple filling…

homemade char siew (叉燒) – Wok Method

I used to buy char siew from the char siew lady at the market. It is really good char siew, but when I discovered I could make my own char…

pork, prawns and carrot pot stickers | guo tie 锅贴

Pot stickers!! I love! I love! I made pot stickers the other week and I posted an update about how my hands and legs and kar chng (butt) were aching…