Air Fried Tonkatsu – 日式炸猪扒

Remember your first bite of Tonkatsu? That warm, but not too hot, crispy yet tender piece of pork cutlet covered in airy Japanese panko breadcrumbs. It was love at first bite. No one likes cleaning up after a big deep frying session. So, we’ve levelled up – introducing Air Fried Tonkatsu, same great taste and […]

Heng Hua Lor Mee – 兴化卤面 | Putian

Heng Hua or Xing Hua Lor Mee originated from Putian in Fujian Province in China. Just like the Chinese culture, the taste of Heng Hua Lor Mee is rich with so much depth! Don’t be fooled by its simplicity, this Heng Hua Lor Mee recipe is so flavourful with infused umami flavours from the clams. […]

Sweet and Creamy Pork Ribs – 奶香排骨

You’ve heard of coffee pork ribs, you’ve heard bbq sticky ribs. BUT, have you heard of Pork Ribs with condensed milk glaze?  Hello, fellow homecooks! Today, we will be sharing a dish called Sweet and Creamy Pork Ribs – 奶香排骨. Tender, Golden, Juicy yet Crispy! The best way to enjoy pork ribs! The meats are […]

Pen Cai – 盆菜

Pen Cai, also known as ‘poon choy or poon choi’ is a braised treasure pot of goodies with an unmatched flavor and fragrance! This dish is normally filled to the brim with layers and layers of premium seafood and meats for that intense umami flavour, so what’s not to like about this? In Singapore, it […]

[Air Fryer Series] Spring Rolls

Spring rolls, also known as “Chun Juan,春卷” in Chinese, are eaten during the Chinese New Year as a symbol of wealth and prosperity. The auspicious saying for eating spring rolls is “Huang Jin Wan Liang, 黄金万两”, which translates to a ton of gold. The golden cylindrical-shaped rolls represent gold bars which symbolises wealth.   In […]

[Air Fryer Series] Sweet & Sour Pork – 咕噜肉

Ever thought of Air Frying your Sweet & Sour Pork? Here is how! In Singapore, almost all mixed vegetable rice and Zi Char stalls sells this dish, it is a timeless classic loved by many! The pork is crispy on the outside and tender on the inside, and the sauce is a perfect blend of […]

Longevity Noodles – 长寿面

2020 has been a hell of a roller coaster ride for everybody. Let’s welcome 2021 with this plate of Longevity Noodle, wishing everybody a happy and healthy year ahead! Most importantly, a long life surrounded by your loved ones. Long life noodles, also known as “yi mien”, is a symbol of longevity. Traditionally, we have […]

Christmas Pork Roll with Asian Stuffing – 圣诞猪肉卷

HO HO HO! Christmas is less than a week away! We hope you are just as excited as we are for this magical season of joy and sharing 🙂 Incorporate this Asian Stuffing Pork Roll as a stunning main for any feast you are looking to prepare. This dish boasts a flavorful rice coupled with […]

Yang Zhou Fried Rice – 扬州炒饭

Happy TGIF! Today we feature one of the most popular fried rice, Yangzhou Fried Rice. You can literally find it at almost any ZiChar place in Singapore! As the name suggests, it’s a dish which originated from the City of YangZhou in the Jiangsu Province. Over the years, YangZhou Fried Rice has evolved into many […]

Dim Sum Style Pork Ribs – 豉汁蒸排骨

Happy TGIF fellow homecooks! If you love dimsum and pork ribs, this is the perfect dish for weekend brunch! This dish is usually chopped into very small bite sizes BUT for greater satisfaction we cut them into larger chunks hehe 🙂 The key to making this dish great is to sauté the ribs first with […]