Lotus seed, lily bulb, ginkgo dessert (莲子百合白果糖水)

Lotus seed, lily bulb, ginkgo dessert (莲子百合白果糖水)

Ingredients (Serve 8-10) 15-20 red dates 30-40 dried longan (桂圆) approximately as they usually stick together 200 grams lotus seed (莲子) approximately 100 grams lily bulb(百合) 30-40 ginkgo nuts or 1 can of ginkgo nuts, or more if you like 8 bowls water Sugar to taste 2 or
Pork Ribs Soya Sauce Soup – simplified bak kut teh (肉骨茶)

Pork Ribs Soya Sauce Soup – simplified bak kut teh (肉骨茶)

Technically speaking, this is not Bak Kut Teh, as it do not have the spices.  However, it is a simplified version with very little ingredient, and yet tasty.  Easy method to make a simple meal. Ingredients (Serves 3-4) 600-800 grams
Bake Beans with Fried Egg

Bake Beans with Fried Egg

This is a very simple meal, especially useful when you are hungry and need to whip up something really quick. Ingredients 2 chicken eggs 1/2 can of bake beans couple of plain crackers (optional) 3 table spoon cooking oil Method Heat up the frying pan.  Pour in
Grill Scallop with Dill and Garlic Butter

Grill Scallop with Dill and Garlic Butter

Another idea for your Christmas dinner.  You can also do this with prawn.  Merry Christmas! Ingredients (serve 2-3) 1 tablespoon dill chopped 5 clove of garlic 2 tablespoon butter 1/4 teaspoon salt 250 gm scallops 2 ½ tablespoon Olive Oil  Method Wash the scallop and dab dry. Rinse
Pork Floss Mini Spring Roll

Pork Floss Mini Spring Roll

It is very common to get spicy shrimp mini spring roll in the stalls during Chinese New Year.  It is basically having minced dried shrimps fry with chilli and wrap with spring roll skin, and deep fry.  Here is an

Nonya Dumpling (娘惹粽子)

nonya dumpling

Making dumpling is never simple, but I will try to explain as clearly and as simple as it could so that anyone could try and successfully make their own dumpling at home. Ingredients (1 kg portion make about 15 dumpling … Continue reading →

Pork Dumpling (咸肉粽子)

salted pork dumpling

Making dumpling is never simple, but I will try to explain as clearly and as simple as it could so that anyone could try and successfully make their own dumpling at home. Ingredients (1 kg portion make about 15 dumpling … Continue reading →

How to Wrap Rice Dumpling (肉粽,粽子,bak chang)

rice dumpling

Rice dumpling is a Chinese festive food for 端午节, duan wu jie, which occurs on the 5th day of the 5th month in the lunar calendar.  The story goes where a loyal poet屈原 committed suicide by drowning himself in the … Continue reading →