Tag Archives: seafood

cereal butter prawns

Once upon a time, I would never have attempted to cook dishes that I associate with zi char stalls. To me, they are super difficult dishes that only the zi…

easy indonesian nasi goreng

When I was a teacher ages ago and lived alone, I would cook enough food to make up 2 meals a day – one for dinner and the rest to…

salted egg yolk prawns (牛油黃金虾) | A Review Of Purely Fresh Online Grocery Store

Growing up, I’d watch my mom add salted eggs to Century Egg Porridge. Sometimes she would add them to steamed egg custard. Other times, we would eat the salted egg…

flower crab hor fun with ginger oil, scallion and coriander drizzle

It is no secret that I love crabs, and since I saw some flower crabs being sold the other day, I could not resist and bought some to cook a…

teochew steamed pomfret | 潮州蒸白鯧魚

Dear Readers, I am so happy to announce that Purely Fresh Online Grocery Store is now the official sponsor for fresh produce and cooking essentials for The Domestic Goddess Wannabe! …

stir-fried flower clams with garlic and chili bean sauce

I will start by apologizing for such a short post. But you know, this is a very, very simple dish. I didn’t plan to cook clams at all. In fact,…

one-pot flower clam spaghetti with garlic pesto sauce

I had such a lovely morning in my new kitchen. I spent time just pottering around, experimenting with this and that. Since I have a ton of kitchen utensils and…

ojingeo bokkeum (오징어볶음) | korean-style stir-fried squid

I love squid. I love buying squid at the market. I love coming home and cleaning the squid – taking out the backbone, cleaning the cavity, but most of all…

stir-fried tom yum seafood with home made lemon noodles & {a giveaway}

My dear readers, I have been selected to take part in the Philips noodle challenge! What’s that? Well, Philips has basically picked a group of bloggers and challenged us to…

home made prawn stock

As a thrifty home cook, wastage is not allowed in my kitchen.  This means I will save and freeze prawn heads whenever I buy prawns until I have enough to…