Tag Archives: chicken

braised chicken mid-joints in soy caramel

Monday. If there were to be a day when I loathe to cook, it has to be on a Monday. Because I cook virtually everyday, I am usually exhausted when…

easy chicken pie

Again, this was a dish that I blundered into making. I wanted to make some tuna pasties. So I transferred a packet of frozen puff (ready-rolled) pastry from the freezer…

easy shepard’s pie

I was feeling a bit lazy. It was a Saturday and since my mom usually takes the kids to her house on Saturdays, I had the entire afternoon to myself….

curry noodles

It has been raining a lot lately. It is, after all, monsoon season in Southeast Asia. I am not sure what the link between colder weather and spicy food is,…

japanese curry with chicken katsu and rice

The last time I made a Japanese curry, I ended up with a total disaster. Don’t ask. It was totally mortifying. Anyway, it took me a year to finally gather…

chicken masala

One of my friends has 7 sisters. Of all her sisters, two of them, sisters #1 and #2 are really, really fantastic cooks. It is part of my evil plan…

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…

ayam siyow – stewed chicken in thick tamarind sauce

For me, cooking is very much a going-with-the-flow kind of thing. Most days, I cook what I feel like eating. Other days, it’s what’s in my fridge that dictates what…

chicken katsu don

I was 16 when I ate Japanese food for the first time. I remember I bit into a piece of sushi and promptly spat it out. I wondered why anyone…

korean spicy pork bulgogi

Recently I had this thing for Korean food. I am not sure why but I really crave the combination of spicy and sweet. I wanted to cook pork today, and…