Come try OUG Pork Noodles in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with us! It was our first time eating Chee Yoke Fun and we were amazed by the many ingredients and flavours found in one noodle dish! The combination of meat and seafood ingredients reminded us soo much of Bak Chor Mee and Seafood Soup – think …
Let’s relive throwbacks this coming Chinese New Year with our Teochew Pork Trotter Jelly recipe. Though not commonly known in Singapore, this cold, Teochew dish is actually a classic within Singapore’s hawker culture. Made from umami-packed pork broth, tender meat and collagen-rich skin that solidifies into jelly when left refrigerated – it’s an interesting appetiser …
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.
Curry Puff is one of our favourite local snack, tasty potato chicken curry filling wrap in buttery pasty! Definitely makes you want to eat one after another!
For the filling we used a mixture of diced potatoes and chicken thigh, you can also use pork which taste great as well. The trick for a buttery pasty is to grate cold butter onto the flour when making the dough, this gives the pasty a really melt in you mouth crumbly texture.
A true Hakka gem that has withstood the test of time. One can never get sick of. The classic combination of savoury Mui Choy braised with fatty pork belly slices.
The only tedious process is washing grit off the mui choy. Once you’ve done that, the rest of the steps are pretty simple! During the braising process the fragrance of the pork fats combine with the unique fragrance of mui choy that made us salivate.
We made the choice of using simple tomato sauce to compliment the chorizo sausage that we got for this – which was rather delish. If you are to try, BE VERY DELICATE with the ravioli, and that when cooking them the do not break, so as to keep the meaty taste within these happy pouches. (We broke a couple and those were rather diluted, sadly)