Water Chestnut Cake

Streamed Water Chestnut Cake is one of the Dim Sum dish. I tried making some, however the colour and the taste is not to my desired result. Therefore, I added green tea powder rather than food colouring or essence to it. For this recipe, the amount of water chestnut used is plenty. Preparation: 10 mins, […]

Quick Romaine and Enoki Mushroom Soup

This is a simple and easy soup to make, if you prefer not to stir fry and wanted something simple. Preparation: 5 mins, Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients (serves 2)° 100g romaine (cos lettuce)° ½ carrot, peeled and cut into small chunks° 50g enoki mushroom (golden needle mushroom), trimmed° 1 slice ginger° 500ml water° 1 […]

Stir-Fried Tom Yum Vegetarian Fish

This is real simple to cook. The vegetarian fish slices can be deep fried or pan fried, if desired. Sugar and light soy sauce are omitted unless you want to add these. Squeeze some lime juice if you prefer it to be a little tangier. Few pineapple cubes or slices of star fruit can be […]

Baby Meal: Pumpkin and Potato Puree

Another quick and easy baby meal. You can actually cook for yourself and your baby, just remember not to season the food during cooking and the portion for the baby. This recipe is improvised from the creamy pumpkin and potato soup. Preparation: 10 mins, Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients (serves 1)° 80g pumpkin (weight after […]

Creamy Pumpkin and Potato Soup

Usually, for making creamy soup, the butter or margarine is melt in a pot and the ingredients are sauté. Often, I skip this step to simplify it. So, to have a bowl of tasty and delicious soup, use freshest ingredients, some simple herbs such as coriander and freshly ground pepper help to spice it up […]

Baby Meal: Creamy Vegetable Puree

This recipe is improvised from the creamy vegetable soup recipe and I just reduced the amount of ingredients used and minus away the margarine, salt and pepper. There is no need to add any sugar or salt to baby meal. This is a real tasty meal, all the flavour and sweetness come from various vegetables […]

Fried Carrot Cake

I had an ex-colleague who married to USA. One day, she told her hubby that she missed the carrot cake. The next day, her hubby brought home some carrot cake but that was not what she missed. The carrot cake she was referring to is fried carrot cake or chai tow kway” (菜頭粿;) which is […]

Vegetarian Bak Kut Teh (Vegetables Version)

With all these instant sachets, it makes cooking so much easier and it does not require any special culinary skill at all. I used to get the vegetarian bak kut teh pack that comes with herbal sachet and the mock meats which taste equally good. However, I don’t really like eating so much mock meats. […]

Creamy Vegetable Soup

No one home for dinner last night! I am a bit too lazy to whip up dinner just for myself. I have some of the below vegetables in the refrigerator and wondering what to do with them. In the end, just try to turn them into creamy soup which is easy to go down or […]