Malaysian

Crispy Roast Pork Belly 燒肉

Roast pork is something I increasingly like to make. If you know the correct technique, it’s very easy to make; you need only a few common ingredients. When it’s ready to serve, family and friends …

Crispy Roast Pork Belly 燒肉 Read More »

Kaduk Omelette

Since I started gardening, I realise that there are plenty of local herbs and vegetables that we have forgotten. Have you heard of Indian Borage or Daun Kaduk? Perhaps their lack of popularity makes them …

Kaduk Omelette Read More »

Gula Melaka Santan Agar-Agar (Palm sugar coconut milk jelly)

Whenever there’s party, I love to bring jelly. Probably because for the longest time I didn’t have a stand mixer, so there’s not much dessert that I could make except for fruit skewers and jellies. …

Gula Melaka Santan Agar-Agar (Palm sugar coconut milk jelly) Read More »

Marmite Chicken Wings (5 ingredients)

Since last month, I’ve been throwing and attending a lot of house parties. And at house parties, we need finger food. What is better than chicken wings? I’ve been making baked chicken wings over and …

Marmite Chicken Wings (5 ingredients) Read More »

Kedongdong juice & cordial with sour plum

When I first visited the nursery to get some plants (Read: 3 air-filtering plants under RM 50), I stumbled upon the ambarella tree. Unfortunately, they don’t have any on sale. The kind gardener allowed me …

Kedongdong juice & cordial with sour plum Read More »

Very easy ‘claypot’ chicken rice in rice cooker (6 ingredients)

Claypot chicken rice is one of Malaysian’s favourite dish and can be easily made at home. There are many variation of it. I created a really delicious one in my ‘One Pot Wonders’ cookbook which …

Very easy ‘claypot’ chicken rice in rice cooker (6 ingredients) Read More »

10 types of ice-creams to try in Malaysia & where to get them

Notice the super hot weather lately? Brace yourself, as the mercury set to rise even further in July and August, forcing us to face the dry spells. While there is no escaping the sun when …

10 types of ice-creams to try in Malaysia & where to get them Read More »

10 unique Malaysian Ways To Enjoy Chia Seeds

Chia seeds were already the ‘IT’ food back in the ancient Aztecs and Mayans’ times. These days, culinary capers, top chefs, Hollywood heavyweights and the likes are flocking to the ingredient for its high sources …

10 unique Malaysian Ways To Enjoy Chia Seeds Read More »

Spicy belacan chili dip – 6 ingredients

Like a typical Malaysian, I love dipping almost everything edible into chili. One of my absolute favourite is the spicy belacan dip that my mother often keeps in her fridge. She serves it with all …

Spicy belacan chili dip – 6 ingredients Read More »

Teh tarik (3 ingredients, 10 minutes)

Teh tarik, or ‘pulled tea’, is more than a beverage. An iconic Malaysian drink, the process of making the tea is a form of art. At mamak stalls where teh tarik is usually found, the …

Teh tarik (3 ingredients, 10 minutes) Read More »

Quick Petai Pizza in 15 minutes

This is a recipe I’ve stumbled upon one night. There was a request for pizza and but there was nothing left in the fridge other than a packet of petai. So the first petai toast …

Quick Petai Pizza in 15 minutes Read More »

Nasi briyani in 20 minutes (using pressure cooker)

Nasi briyani is something we thought we could only enjoy at restaurants or at best make out of with seasoning packets. However at Philips cooking workshop with Chef Marina Mustafa, we’ve learned that with the …

Nasi briyani in 20 minutes (using pressure cooker) Read More »

Scroll to Top