Stir Fried Pork with Kimchi

I met this lovely Malaysian co-worker at work who is constantly feeding me with her delicious cooking and baking. One day, she made some Korean Kimchi (like, ohmygawd, isn’t that like super tedious and difficult? She’s the real chef!) and gave me some in a tub. Though I must admit that I never really fancy eating […]

Japanese Chicken Katsu Curry

Oh I have just finished re-watching Lost in Translation. I was really happy while watching it because it reminded me so much about Japan – Tokyo especially! Now that I had been to Japan, re-watching the show helped me recall little things like transparent rain umbrella; hotel branded toiletries set (toothbrush, toothpaste, shaver, comb); repetitive […]

Shrimp Feta Tomato Pasta

Too much indulgent of fatty food during this season of celebrations? There is not better time to kick start clean eating habit and indulge in low fat, healthy food after a long stretch of very meaty, very fatty diet. I made this superb simple pasta (which I think may not look as promisingly tasty when […]

Merry Christmas 2013

Good morning folks! How was your Christmas Eve celebration? I hope you had a good time last night and waking up to another joyous day today. I had started my day with a big western style breakfast – as everything here is closed so no place to go for breakfast. I know, I know, for […]

Roti Jala and Malaysian Curry Chicken

Sometimes when I miss home, immediately my thoughts would linger towards food. Then I would start to miss all kind of food that is impossible to get here in Perth. Roti Jala happens to be one of them. If I could translate, it would be lacy/net crepes. Texture is the same as french crepes as […]

Happy Chinese Winter Solstice Festival

Hi everyone, I would like to start of by wishing you Happy Winter Solstice Festival! Winter Solstice festival is also known as “Dong Zhi” (“冬至”) or ”Yuan Xiao Jie” (“元宵节”) and falls during the month of December, usually the 21st or 22nd. During this day, colored or plain white glutinous rice balls; or widely known as “Tang […]

Braai Spice Dry Rub Grilled Wings

Remember in one of my old post, I had this bottle of amazing bottle of Cape Herb & Spice Braai BBQ Shaker? Recently I was doing my yearly clean up of my pantry and discovered this baby tucked away in the corner. I have no BBQ set so it is quite sad that I can’t use […]