If you haven’t tasted food cooked with Si Chuan spices, you gotta try it! The Ma la hype in Singapore is literally insane! Ma la hot pot, Stir Fry Ma la, Ma la chips, Ma la shaker fries from Mc Donalds and of course Chong Qing Ma la Grilled Fish! Got to admit, in Singapore, […]
Crab dishes are very popular in Singapore especially when you can find it in almost every Zi Char store. One of the most sought-after food items has to be the Salted Egg Yolk Crab! The hype of Salted Egg may have dipped with the rise of Mala but it is definitely a dish that you […]
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 […]
Youtiao, You Char Kuay, Chinese Churro, Chinese Breadstick, Chinese Dough Sticks. This famous long golden-brown delicacy is one of the best Singaporean breakfast. It is usally accompanied with Congee or Soy Milk. However, today’s recipe will be an upgrade of this traditional Youtiao by adding a unique blend of pastes and fresh ingredients making it […]
Home cooking and thinking of quick and wholesome recipes for the family? We had the opportunity to try out Hakubaku’s selection of soba, and came up with 2 yummy ways to have it SOBA SO GOOD!
Hello everyone – with the CNY coming up, here is a hotpot recipe that’s FULL of goodness!
Hello Homecooks! Today, we will be sharing with you how to make a Sesame Ball in an Air Fryer, a healthier and less oily version! It is light, crispy, nutty, and chewy. Sesame ball is a traditional and popular classic dessert served during the Lunar New Year. It is very popular all over Southeast Asia, […]
Creamy Butter Prawns is tasty and delicious. It is a simple and easy dish to prepare for dinner or to serve at a party. The hint of chilli pepper flake flavour is so good, and it is just the right amount of spicy. Alternatively, you can add paprika powder. Ps: This is a sweet yet […]
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 […]
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 […]
Happy Holidays Homecooks! This is a simple recipe to make the perfect Roast Chicken marinated with some readily available sauces. For e.g soy sauce, oyster sauce, five spice powder and chicken powder. Coupled with the super convenient Air Fryer, you can literally whip up a fuss free yet delicious meal for your family! If […]
What better way to celebrate a hearty and heavy meal with a small dose of alcohol! Christmas Eggnog is one of the most delicious dessert drinks to have during this season of merry and joy. Creamy and Nutty flavours coupled with a hint of caramel finish from the cognac. Remember to drink in moderation, […]