Air Fryer 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 Stuffed Youtiao

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 […]

Creamy Butter Prawns – 奶油蝦

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 […]

Steamed Egg Tofu with Shrimp – 虾仁蒸蛋豆腐

Happy TGIF fellow homecooks~ If you are looking to cook something refreshing, healthy yet tasty, this is definitely the recipe for you! Steamed Egg Tofu with Shrimp is a budget-friendly and super easy dish to make at home. Indulge in delicious soft and silky steamed egg tofu paired with a shrimp in every bite. This […]

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 […]

Prawn and Vegetable Tempura – 天妇罗

Homemade Shrimp Tempura is a quick and easy starter recipe that doesn’t require a lot of expensive ingredients, but, definitely fancy-worthy! You can even fry all your favourite vegetables or even fish in this flavourful all-in-one batter. The most important technique is to use ice cold water in your batter so when you fry them, […]

[FRUITY TWIST] Assam Chill Prawns – 亚参虾

If you like the taste of assam, then you’re in for a treat! This recipe has a fruity twist on the classic Assam Chilli Prawns, sweet & tangy all at the same time! The sweetness from the pineapple infused with sauce~ MmmmImmensely delicious and surprisingly straightforward to cook. Try this recipe out this week and […]

Steamed Cabbage Rolls with Scallop Sauce – 蒸白菜与干贝酱

This is one of recipe that we mostly only get to eat only at home ad it takes a little work to make them. We start with a filling made with minced chicken and prawns, wrapping it with cabbage leaves that encase all the sweetness within when steamed, then finishing it off with al sauce […]

Steamed Winter Melon Stuffed with Prawns – 蒸冬瓜酿虾

This is another dish that reminds us of home, where our mom will put in so much effort into perfecting such a dish. This is a dish that is heartwarmingly light on the palate, and is perfect for your “3 dish 1 soup” dinners with your family. We added pork lard to the stuffing to […]

Fried Shrimp Puffs – 炸虾角

Crispy and light on the outside, sweet and tender prawn filling on the inside. This dish makes for a great snack for any occasion. What makes it great is that the puffs stays crispy for a long time, and for us it’s our go to choice when paired with a couple of drinks. Serve it […]