Seafood Bak Chang – 海鲜粽子

This exciting take on Bak Chang is for seafood lovers! While not from any specific dialect group, the Seafood Bak Zhang recipe features a mouth-watering filling including baby abalone, crab, scallops, hei bi (dried shrimp) and salted egg.  On top of that, you can expect dumplings that are generously flavoured with XO sauce and oyster […]

Salted Egg Yolk Crab – 咸蛋奶油蟹

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 […]

Tofu Crab Cakes - 豆腐蟹饼

Tofu Crab Cakes – 豆腐蟹饼

We combine moist chunks of crab meat, kneaded in with a perfect harmony of tofu, panko and rich mayonnaise, a refreshing squeeze of lemon, then pan-fry the patties to perfection. The result – creamy crab cakes that have that beautiful airy crunch on the outside, and fluffy firmness on the inside.

Steamed Glutinous Rice With Crab - 籠仔蒸蟹糯米飯

Steamed Glutinous Rice With Crab – 籠仔蒸蟹糯米飯

Spice up this classic dim sum favourite of sticky glutinous rice wrapped in steamed lotus leaves, and top it off with that deliciously tender and creamy crab meat – it’s simply irresistible! This crab-a-licious recipe is simple to make and comes together quickly as a hearty dish for all seafood lovers out there.

Crab Bee Hoon Soup - 螃蟹米粉汤

Crab Bee Hoon Soup – 螃蟹米粉汤

Crab bee hoon is usually either wok-fried, “dry” or served up in a light milky soup. The dry crab bee hoon has been given the thumbs up by Anthony Bourdain on one of his trips to Singapore, but it is a pity that he missed out on its soup counterpart! Sweet succulent chunks of mud crab simmered in a silky broth with bee hoon noodles, what’s not to love?

Chilli Crab Linguine – 辣椒蟹意大利面

We decided to jump on the mod-sin cuisine bandwagon by using an iconic local dish – Chilli Crabs!

Who would have thought that it would be a perfect marriage between Singaporean Chilli crabs and pasta? The sweet, spicy and luscious sauce coats itself on every strand of linguine. In this case we used San Remo’s linguine, which has a nice thin, ribbon style to take in the crabby goodness.

Collagen Seafood Hotpot – 海鲜美人鍋

Hotpot is alway a favourite during Chinese New Year in a lot of homes. This year we present you our Collagen Seafood Hotpot! Collagen is known for its health benefits. It boosts your health it terms of strengthening teeth and nails, helps detox, reduces stretch marks and cellulite, increases metabolism, repairs joints, improves the health of your gut and improves hair growth and texture. Lastly, collagen is the ultimate boost for youthful skin!

Crab and Dried Scallop Soup – 蟹肉干贝汤

When we think of thick starchy soups, shark’s fin soup immediately comes to mind. Here’s another hearty and flavourful replacement we came up with!

Every mouthful of this soup will fill your mouth with sweetness from the crab meat and the intense flavours of dried scallops. Bamboo shoots and shiitake mushrooms elevate the texture of this dish, and also add an earthy balance to the seafood flavours.