Give those fancy looking sushi rolls a miss and try your hands at these adorable round shaped sushi instead!
Making muah chee in 15 minutes? At home? It may sound preposterous but using a microwave is easy. Its is a traditional snack sold in night markets or now, in food courts. It’s a childhood favourite. Sticky springy pillowy soft mua chee coated with sweet ground roasted peanuts or sweetened black sesame. The best way to eat it is using a toothpick to spear it and pop into one’s mouth.
Starting from humble origins in China, these delicate pockets of soup are no stranger to the Asian food scene. Piping hot soup mixed in with rich flavours from the pork waiting to burst through that thin silky dough skin – it’s simply irresistible!
Beat the heat and indulge in these frozen remakes of the classic Thai mango sticky rice dessert! Made with actual rice grains,the recipe for this creamy sweet goodness is really straightforward, doesn’t take long to make and is friendly on the figure too. What a sweet deal! (Literally)
Steamboats are a must have during Chinese New Year dinner in lots of household, these year we came up with quick and easy soups that you can choose from. As Singaporean we love spicy food so we decide to make Mala soup base, we are feeling the numbness just thinking about it. But it you are not able to take the heat we also have our Herbal chicken soup base with is nourishing for the body.
Diced tofu and meat glistening in that dangerously red sauce served over rice. This popular Chinese dish originating from the Si Chuan province, well-known for their tongue-numbing cuisines, serves up as a comfort food for chilli lovers anywhere. While retaining its authentic spicy flavours, we have developed a meat free version of this Si Chuan classic using tofu and meat free pieces.
Steamboats are a must have staple during the Chinese New Year dinner in many homes. This year we came up with recipes for quick and easy to make soups that you can pick. As Singaporeans spicy food is one of our favourites – and we want to share with you our delectable Laksa and Tom Yum soup base.
To slurp or not to slurp? Time to forgo all your dining etiquette, for this hearty plate of noodles calls for the ultimate slurping experience! Long life noodles, also known as “yi mien”, is a symbol of longevity. Cutting or biting these deliciously chewy strands is a big no-no as it is linked to the ominous act of cutting one’s life.
Tiny golden bags stuffed with juicy minced pork meat and prawns, then deep fried for that maximum chip crisp exterior. Resembling the money bags carried by the Chinese in the past, these fried wontons are a symbolism of wealth and prosperity. With pre made wonton wrappers readily available in supermarkets, who knows you might just be on your way to striking it rich.
With a bit of bak kwa that you probably have purchased for your CNY stash, be ready to create this fluffy bread recipe that’s perfect not just for the festivities, but any day of the week! Make sure to distribute the bak kwa and spring onions evenly, and ensure that the bread sounds hollow after […]
Sweet potato buns stuffed full with tender minced meat filling, Pang Susi is a delightful snack originating and handed down from the Eurasian community. These healthy looking buns are not complete without its savoury fillings. With the complex blending of flavours and textures from spices, tender pork belly and candied winter melon, this heavenly fusion is what makes Pang Susi so special the ssweet potatoes gives a moist touch and a beautiful yellow-orange finishing hue.
Master the tricky art of making tofu in a handful of minutes! This protein rich food can be made just by steaming a simple mixture of eggs and soy milk. To get that delightful hint of greens, adding chopped spinach to the mixture will do the trick.
Brown, sweet and savory. Asians very own version of barbecue sauce, Hoisin sauce, delivers a sweet dark flavour to the lamb chops. Whisk together Hoisin sauce and the condiments before slathering all the flavour boosting marinade over the entire surface of the lamb rack. The best way to get melty roasted lamb meat? Make sure to cover the dish tightly with foil so those precious juices don’t evaporate. For a much richer, meltingly tender lamb meat, do a second round of slathering. Get more of that marinade onto each lamb chop and roast in the oven again.
A popular Cantonese style dish featuring auspicious ingredients with names signifying good business, prosperity and wealth.
Many of the best ingredients are in this dish, perfect for you Chinese New Year dinner. The original would at least have at least 20 or even 30 ingredients and takes 2 to 3 days to prepare even. We have came out with our own simplified version that you can make in just under 3 hours.
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.