Cottage Pie or Shepherd’s Pie

Cottage Pie or Shepherd’s Pie

The traditional cottage pie or shepherd's pie is a meat pie with mashed potatoes as the crust, as potato is a cheaper food then. This recipe is not truly the traditional cottage pie, for simplicity, I do not bake it,
Preserve Vegetable with pork belly (mei cai kou rou 梅菜扣肉)

Preserve Vegetable with pork belly (mei cai kou rou 梅菜扣肉)

This is the way my mom cook it, but not very presentable as pork and vegetables are mixed up, whereas in restaurant, it looks more presentable with pork are nicely sliced and not mixed up with the vegetables.  I'll give
How to Wrap Rice Dumpling (肉粽,粽子,bak chang)

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

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
Luffa Omelette (丝瓜芙蓉)

Luffa Omelette (丝瓜芙蓉)

Ingredients 1 x luffa 4 x eggs ½ teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon sugar Cooking oil 6 table spoon. 1 clove garlic 5-10 Prawns (optional) 1 tablespoon soya sauce Dash of ground pepper Method If prawn is used, de-shell the prawns. Remove skin of garlic, minced or chop into small pieces Remove the think
Steam Fish With Salted Vegetables (咸菜)

Steam Fish With Salted Vegetables (咸菜)

This is the same as basic steam fish, with salted vegetables added. This is good for premium fish like grouper, threadfin, pomfret (or commonly misspelled as promfet), where the meat is very tasty. Ingredients Fish ( 1 slice of mid cut 2 cm

Pasta with Mushroom Cream Sauce (Pasta Al Funghi – Vegetarian)

This is an improved version of the same recipe posted earlier. Ingredients (Serve 1) 5 dry shitake mushroom 3 clove of garlic 250 ml full cream milk (or whipping cream milk for fuller texture) 2 slice of cheese 2 tablespoon … Continue reading →

Cottage Pie or Shepherd’s Pie

The traditional cottage pie or shepherd’s pie is a meat pie with mashed potatoes as the crust, as potato is a cheaper food then. This recipe is not truly the traditional cottage pie, for simplicity, I do not bake it, … Continue reading →

Whipped Potatoes / Mashed Potatoes

Potato masher

Some may wonder why their whipped potatoes don’t taste as good as those served in restaurants.  The secret is simply butter and milk. Ingredients (Serve 2) 4 potatoes 1 table spoon salted butter ¼ – ½ cup milk Method Peel … Continue reading →

Long Cabbage (Wong Bok) Soup

Another simple and tasty soup for a simple meal. Ingredients (Serve 3-4) A handful of anchovies (Ikan billis), about 30 5-6 leaves of Wong Bok cabbage 150-200 grams minced pork 2 tablespoon light soya sauce 1 tablespoon sesame oil ½ … Continue reading →