Tag Archives: seafood

stir-fried garlic clams

I have been cooking and baking like mad over the weekend and dinners had to be kept simple because I simply did not have much time to spare. That means…

prawn noodles soup

I am a serious collector of prawn heads. I would remove the heads and shells of the prawns after every trip to the market and keep the heads in freezer…

deep-fried prawn fritters – cucur udang

I made prawn noodles and had some prawns left. I was wondering what to do with them – the possibilities are endless since I simply adore prawns. Then I thought…

grilled fish with sambal belacan in banana leaves

It is no secret that I love fish. Recently, I have also been pretty mad about my mortar and pestle. There is something very rewarding about pounding chillies and spices…

grilled stuffed squid

I rarely buy squids because unfortunately, I am the only one at home who likes them. Apart from fried calamari, the LAM is not too impressed with squid. The other…

fish head soup with preserved mustard 鱼头咸菜汤

I love going to the market. I love buying fish.  Since I discovered that buying an entire fish was way cheaper than buying just the parts, I always buy the…

Philips Avance XL AirFryer review and a recipe for ngoh hiang

Having children really changes one’s lifestyle and one’s perspective. Because the LAM and I can both cook, we had cut down the number of times we dine out since we…

chamchi jeon – korean tuna patties

Continuing with my Korean obsession, I made chamchi jeon yesterday. These are tuna patties. Normally, I don’t eat canned tuna. Neither does my mom, or my dad. But we all…

braised threadfin with fermented soybeans

I love fish. I love it cooked in any way. Unfortunately, I am (thus far) the only one at home who likes fish. The LAM is not too keen on…

pan-fried sambal belacan prawns

I love spicy food. And I love prawns. Since I am the only one at home who REALLY likes prawns, I rarely cook them these days. Normally I would eat…