Tag Archives: pork

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…

slow cooker pulled pork

Over the weekend, we had friends over for dinner. One of my favorite things to cook when we have a crowd is pulled pork. Cooking pulled pork simply means taking…

xiamen minced meat rice 厦门肉酱伴饭

I was thinking of either making katsu don or bibimbap for dinner. Something easy. Preferably a one-bowl dinner so I could pretend to do a Nigella (Lawson) and curl on…

pepperoni pizza puffs

The LAM said, “Something savory, please!” Well, the request came pretty timely because I was thinking of making something savory for breakfast since I had been baking quite a lot…

40 minute ham rolls with three cheeses

It has been a while since I had done a post on the 40 minute bread recipe. While I like experimenting with different recipes, this is the one recipe I…

lo mai fan (糯米飯) | steamed glutinous rice with pork belly, mushrooms, dried shrimps and chinese sausage

Lo Mai Kai is basically steamed glutinous rice with chicken (but here I chose to use pork, hence I call it Lo Mai Fan), mushrooms, dried shrimps, lup cheong (Chinese…

jadelyn’s second birthday party | a birthday party cooking guide

It seemed like it was only yesterday when I gave birth to Jadelyn. Time really flies when one has kids and this week, Jadelyn turns 2. Since the beginning of…

pork masala

The LAM and I love Indian food, especially North Indian food. I mean, what’s not to like? It is, without a doubt, one of the most flavorful cuisines one can…

char siu sou – chinese bbq pork puff pastry

For some reason, I really was craving for char siu all weekend. What’s a girl going to do when char siu craving strikes? Well, in my case, I make something…