Tag Archives: chinese

shanghai noodles with chicken

It has sort of become a chant.. “Vote for me! Vote for me!” but you see, I am a finalist in this year’s Singapore Blog Awards for the Best Cooking Blog…

stir-fried noodles with chicken, cabbage and carrots

While I was getting ingredients out of the fridge this morning to prep for dinner, the LAM walked into the kitchen to make his breakfast. LAM: What are you cooking…

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…

fried rice with roasted chicken and bunashimeiji mushrooms

I am sorry that I have been posting so many one-pot meals. Until the exams are over, I don’t think I will be baking much. πŸ™ SOB. Right now we…

easy stir-fried bee tai mak (老鼠粉) with chicken and oyster mushrooms

Bee tai mak  is one of those noodles that brings me way back to my childhood.  When we were kids, we would have bee tai mak soup when we we…

braised pork belly with egg in dark soy

I am not sure what it is, but I have not really been in the mood to bake anything. Nothing inspires. πŸ™ So to console myself, I cooked instead. Thank…

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…

review of the Philips Avance Collection Pasta/ Noodle Maker and a recipe for zha jiang mian (炸酱青)

I confess. The first time I was asked to attend the launch of the Philips Avance Collection Pasta/Noodle Maker, I was terribly skeptical. I wondered why I would even consider buying…

chicken with garlic black bean sauce

The problem with cooking with chicken (in my opinion) is that I always seem to have an extra piece of chicken left after cooking a meal. Because I am not…

snowskin mooncakes

I have to confess. I have never made mooncakes before this. But I have seen so many people make these snowskin mooncakes and they are so pretty! So this year,…