Tau Suan (Sticky Green Split Bean Dessert)

Here is a simple and easy dessert which is very nutritious as beans are rich source of B-complex vitamins, minerals calcium, iron, magnesium and zinc plus protein. Usually the green split bean (tau suan) is steamed and added to the sugar syrup which is thickened with starch. In here, to save energy and time, I […]

Steamed Vegetarian Mushroom Slice

This can be considered as an instant dish, just added some shredded ginger and steamed. Vegetarian mushroom slice can be purchased at any vegetarian supply stalls/shops. The ingredients for vegetarian mushroom slice are mushroom stalks, salt, egg and flavouring. Therefore, it is not suitable for vegan. It is manufactured by Tao Yuan Vegetarian Trading. I […]

Herbal Soup (Liu Wei Tang)

This is one of the herbal soups that improves appetite, revitalizes the spleen, relieves heatiness and enhances the “YING” energy. It is really simple to cook and there no need to add any mock meat or vegetables, as the ingredients used, made this a sweet and delicious herbal soup which suits everyone including children palate. […]

Stir-Fried Cucumber

Basically I am a lazy cook, so I prefer things to be simple and fast. Here is another stir-fried recipe if you are tiring of eating raw cucumber. Just don’t overcook the cucumber, to enjoy the soft exterior and crunchy interior. As do how long this stir-fried should be, depend on the thickness of the […]

Pumpkin and Red Date Tea

Pumpkin is considered to be a good food for chest complaints, soothing the entire digestive tract and likes carrot and sweet potatoes, gave high protection against lung cancer. In here, using pumpkin and red date, you can enjoy a cup of nourishing good tea. There is no need to add any sugar, as the sweetness […]

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 […]