Kueh tutu is a small steamed cake made of finely pounded rice flour and filled with either ground peanuts or grated coconut cooked in gula melaka.
Originating from Hakka, this traditional chinese delicacy may seem to take a bit of time to prepare but it’s easier than you think. The simple trick to achieving that gorgeous bubbly crisp layer is to prick lots of holes in the skin without puncturing the meat itself. Slather on dark soy sauce and submerge it in hot oil, watch as the delicate layer of skin slowly puff up into that perfect golden brown coating.
We will call this the kick-ass Chinese ZiChar version of the popcorn chicken. Chunks of deep-fried battered chicken thigh coated with the butter and salted egg yolk sauce, finish off with fiery chilli padi and fragrant curry leaves.
Got a craving for pan mee but looking to cook it with a mod-sin twist? Then this recipe will be a good fit for you. We used San Remo tagliatelle pasta to emulate the pan mee texture, and it works really well for this dish. The chilli paste is key in this dish, a heavenly […]
Given the recent popularity of taro ball desserts, here’s our yummilicious variant on this dish! We made 3 different colors of balls, using yam, purple, and orange sweet potatoes. Not only are they colorful, they can make a fun family activity too! We used NutriSoy Fresh Soya Milk with Walnut Reduced Sugar in a pot, […]
There are defineally lots of Mala fans out there, so we decide to come up with our version of Mala Xiang Guo. You can always adjust the level of Mala to your preference be it 大辣 or 小辣 and also customise your own combination of ingredients. All we can say is looks can be deceiving, […]
Comfort food dish are always the best, most of us would have had this dish at growing up. Super easy to make and definitely a keeper for home dinners! Give it a try, we like ours with extra Tau Pok! #themeatmensg #simple #delicious #tauyubak #comfortfood P.S. Say, if you like our recipe videos, don’t forget […]
In conjunction with FairPrice’s Finest Festival, and with inspiration from the Mod-Sin goodness from Chef Shen Tan, we came up with our own Mod-Sin dish of…. Rendang Sio Bak! Instead of using the regular five spice seasoning for Sio Bak, we created a rendang spiced paste for our marinade. The end result – a surprisingly […]
A lot of times, simple cooking is the best, Fresh sea bass or any white fish steamed with a soy based chilli ginger sauce which gives it an extra kick to the taste. This dish can be done under 20 minutes with little to no fuss, give the recipe a try and let us know […]
Chanko Nabe, a.k.a. ‘Sumo Stew’ is a popular style of eating hot pot hailing from Japan. It’s the food of choice for sumo wrestlers, thus the nickname. Vegetables, seafood and meat can be cooked in seasoned broth at the dinner table as you dine together. We made our own chicken stock for this recipe, with […]
Love pasta but at the same time a fan of Southeast Asian tastes? Then today’s recipe will be tantalizing to your tastebuds! We stir-fried lemongrass, shallots, garlic, chilli padi and kaffir lime leaves before adding the tom yum pasta to further enhance the flavor of the dish. By creating a tangy, yet spicy tom yum […]
For the upcoming Singaporean National Day, we have embarked on a recipe of Char Siew using spare ribs instead of the usual cuts. Marinated in our homemade char siew sauce for 24 hours, then slow cooked for 3 hours in the oven. The result? Finger-licking good racks of ribs. It’s tender, yet with a satisfying […]
Looking for a simple recipe that packs a punch? Here’s a recipe for you! The Drunken chicken, a popular chinese cold appetizer that packs more flavors than it seems. A cold silky steamed chicken submerged in a flavorful marinade, allowing the tender chicken to be infused with the sweet and aromatic fragrances of the Shaoxing […]
Trying to get the kids to eat more wholemeal and want to make it tasty? We have a solution – salted egg yolk chicken wraps! This recipe pairs two of our favourite things, namely salted egg yolk sauce and hearty fried chicken. This is a perfect recipe for the busy family especially as a lunchbox […]
People usually use “Rojak” to describe things that are randomly mixed and matched together, which is what it actually is in this dish. But the ingredients are definitely not random, the mix of all the ingredients in this dish especially the shrimp paste just gives such a unique flavour that just tastes so good. We […]
When you’re buying squids or any seafood look for those that has clear eyes, a shine on their exterior and they should smell fresh.
This works for any type of onions, first cut the onion into half vertically.
Lemongrass has various uses from culinary to medicinal. Most of the time we only use the white portion near the roots.