Drunken Herbal Prawns – 药材醉虾

Drunken herbal prawns is another easy-to-make dish that require minimal ingredients to get right, but it is very important to get fresh prawns. Many people swear by using live prawns so that they can get them ‘drunk’ before cooking them, but honestly as long as they are fresh they will do! The key to making […]

Eggplant with Minced Pork and Salted Fish – 鱼香茄子

Another classic yet homely dish. The eggplants and minced meat are braised in a combination of spicy bean paste and soy sauce. It then absorbs all the umami like a sponge.

Also, don’t underestimate the salted fish, as it adds another layer of aroma to the dish.

San Lou Hor Fun – 三捞河粉

San lou hor fun literally means tossing three ingredients together – the hor fun, bean sprouts and fish slices. If you’re able to find hor fun at the wet market, get this rather than kway teow!