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pan-fried brown butter honey garlic salmon | a review of corningware retroflam cookware

If you are thinking that it is pretty rare to find a salmon recipe in my blog, you will be right! That is not to say that we do not…

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…

fusilli spaccati with minced beef and mushroom in tritturi sauce

On busy days, I tend to cook a pot of pasta sauce. Normally, since I am usually out teaching in the evenings, the LAM will cook the pasta and mix…

{Giveaway} sponsorship of italian produce by the real food market and a recipe for elicoidali with bronte pistachio pesto, pancetta, spinach and roasted cherry tomatoes

The LAM always gets super excited when I cook Italian food. He will hang around the kitchen and taste everything while my back is turned. It’s quite cute, really, in…

{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…

2-ingredient flourless nutella brownies

I have always been a HUGE fan of Nigella Lawson. The lady can cook AND bake, and manages to look so darn good while doing so too. In fact, I named…

baked parmesan crusted barramundi with garlic butter, asparagus and cherry tomatoes | kuhlbarra barramundi

Every year, the LAM and I will host a small dinner party to celebrate Christmas. We’d almost always have the same few close friends over, and well, I can say…

40 minute pizza pinwheel bread rolls | A Review Of Bosch MaxxiMUM Sensor Control Kitchen Machine

I have been having so much fun playing with my new Bosch MaxxiMUM Sensor Control Kitchen Machine! It is a totally powerful kitchen machine that can do so much! Apart…

raspberry jell-O chiffon cake | A Review Of Bosch MaxxiMUM Sensor Control Kitchen Machine

This is one cake I have been wanting to bake for a while. Ever since I saw the recipe, I have been dreaming of this cake. Jell-O in a chiffon…

steamed chocolate cake with chocolate ganache | a review of the panasonic steam convection microwave oven

I have heard of steamed cakes. I never wanted to make one because I had this impression that I would be eating something like huat kueh (Chinese Steamed Rice Cakes)….