Recipes

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LOBSTER ROLL

A lobster roll and a glass of coke and I’m happy. Read more>>

CREAMY ROASTED PUMPKIN SOUP

Pumpkins everywhere! It’s getting colder outside, so there is no soup more classic or better in the colder months than pumpkin. This recipe is so creamy and the spices that goes in it elevates the flavor of the pumpkin soup 🥣! Read more>>

ASSAM LAKSA

Assam Laksa is one of my favourite laksa dish! It has an amazingly complex flavor of sour, spicy, sweet, all in one . The smoothness of the noodles, small pieces of fish, shrimp paste, fresh shallots, cucumber, pineapple slices and the slightly spicy sourish soup just complement each other so well. Read more>>

DORADE À L’ESPAGNOLE (SPANISH SEA BREAM)

Not sure if this dish, the Dorade d’espagnole is a specialty in France. I see this dish often whenever I go to a seafood restaurant here in the South West of France especially in the Basque Country. Read more>>

STIR FRY SPICY GINGER GARLIC PRAWN WITH LEEKS

It’s quick easy and delicious! Succulent prawns, flavor packed with ginger, garlic and Chilli bean paste. The leeks and spring onion gives the extra oomph to this dish! Read more>>

PAN SEARED DUCK BREAST WITH CRANBERRY GRAPE SAUCE

This pan seared duck breast with cranberry grape sauce comes together so beautifully and is so tasty, perfectly crisp skin and flesh medium-rare. Read more >>

LAMB BRIYANI

A one-pot layered rice dish, south Asian style – Briyani!. The layering technique is what differentiates biryani from other rice dishes. Biryani is a celebration of aroma, color and flavor, with perfectly cooked, … Read more>>

BEEF RENDANG

Beef Rendang is a tender, rich and creamy spicy beef stew made with beef, spices, coconut milk and toasted coconut. Read more >>

CHINESE STYLE STIR FRIED CLAMS

A very homey Chinese style stir fried clams with the basic Chinese seasonings. Easy and quick, this comes together in 30 minutes. Read more >>

CREAMY CHICKEN PIE MUSHROOM PIE

There’s nothing nicer than a warming chicken pie with crisp, golden-brown puff pastry and creamy, rich chicken mushroom sauce. It’s so satisfying! Read more >>

MONGOLIAN BEEF

Tender, succulent beef in a rich and sweet savory sauce with spring onion. The sweet flavor of the dark brown sugar mixed with the salty soy sauce, hoisin sauce and the strong ginger and garlic is incredibly addicting. Read more >>

BAKED HONEY MUSTARD SALMOMN

This Baked Honey Mustard Salmon is made with grain mustard, lemon and honey for a sweet and tangy flavorful meal. It is also healthy, moist and delicious. Perfect for a busy weeknight dinner 🥘 Read more >>

GOOD OLD FASHIONED PANCAKE

No fancy ingredients. Just good old fashioned pancake! These are my basic everyday pancakes that I’ve been making once a week and works every time. Read more >>

EGG DILL SANDWICVH

I love the simplicity of this classic Egg Dill Sandwich. Boiled eggs, mayonnaise, a touch of a mustard, dill, chives, salt and pepper to add that extra touch of perfection. Read more >>

STEAMED TOFU WITH SOY GINGER-GARLIC SAUCE

Soft, silky tofu is steamed with a delicious ginger garlic soy sauce, topped with coriander and spring onion. Read more >>

AVOCADO SANDWICH

Avocado sandwich is simple to make. Perfect for a quick and easy breakfast or mid morning snack. Read more >>

TOM YUM TALAY

If you have not heard or haven’t had Tom Yum before, I can promise you that it’s not like any soup you’ve ever had. All of the big, bold flavor from the coriander, galangal, Thai chillies, galangal, shallots, kaffir lime leaves and lemongrass brings the flavor together. Read more >>

GINGER SOY SALMON

Have you ever found yourself cooking the same thing over and over again? Well, this Ginger Soy is the answer to mine. It make regular appearances in our home. It’s great for a midweek meal when you are in a hurry. It’s healthy, filling and the chili soy ginger sauce will dance on your taste buds. Read more >>

SMOKED SALMON CREAM CHEESE WITH SOURDOUGH

Whip up this light and delicious Smoked Salmon Cream Cheese on Sourdough for your breakfast! Read more >>

CREAMY BUTTER CHICKEN

Butter chicken is one of our favorite Indian dish. Chunks of aromatic grilled chicken cooked in a smooth buttery and creamy tomato based sauce. Read more >>

BUTTER NAAN

These easy to make, pillowy soft naan breads are so addictive. It is soft, fluffy and delicious! It goes perfectly well with Butter Chicken! Read more >>

GARLIC HERBS COMPOUND BUTTER

Fresh garlic and herbs make a delicious compound butter. It is perfect for steaks, grill fish, roast mushroom, corn on the cob or to spread on a baguette! Read more >>

SPAGHETTI BOLOGNESE, THE ULTIMATE COMFORT FOOD

Every household would have their own version of bolognese sauce and this is mine. This Bolognese Sauce is the ultimate comfort food. A delicious, rich, thick sauce that can be made ahead, is freezer friendly, versatile and a total crowd pleaser. Read more >>

YAKITORI CHICKEN SKEWER WITH EGG FRIED RICE

A simple & delicious recipe. The Yakitori Chicken Skewer is hard to resist! Chicken and spring onions are skewered and glazed with rich sweet and savory sauce as they cook and caramelize on the grill. Read more >>

JAPCHAE, KOREAN STIR FRY NOODLE

Japchae. It is one of our favorite Korean dish. It has a balanced of sweet and savory flavor, crunchy vegetable texture and bouncy noodle texture. It is an easy dish to prepare but a bit cumbersome because they are individually prepared and cooked. Read more >>

STEAMED GARLIC & SPRING ONION PRAWNS

This Steamed prawns is quick and easy to whip up without any fuss! You get amazing flavours from the garlic & spring onions. Read more >>

THAI STEAMED FISH WITH LIME AND GARLIC

This Steamed Fish with Lime and Garlic have a combination of fresh flavours in it. You get a little bit of sourness from the lime juice, a hint of spice from the garlic and chilli. Read more >>

STICKY, SWEET & SPICY CHICKEN WITH RICE AND TAMAGOYAKI OMELLETE

Tuesday Lunch Box – Another of the boy’s favourite, Sticky, Sweet & Spicy Grilled Chicken. Read more >>

CORNED BEEF FRIED RICE

Quick & tasty Corned Beef Fried Rice with just 8-ingredients! Read more >>

EGG SAUSAGE FRIED RICE

The easiest Egg Sausage Fried Rice in the whole wide world. It is dead easy, you can cook this with eyes closed. Read more >>

SALMON TERIYAKI SKEWER WITH SUSHI RICE

This Grilled Teriyaki Salmon Skewer is hard to resist! Salmon, cherry tomatoes, onions and spring onions .. Read more >>

MASALA CHAI TEA

Masala Chai Tea – creamy, warming, comforting and spiced tea. It’s the perfect drink to enjoy cuddled up with a blanket and a good book! It is so easy, all you need is just a pot with 6 ingredients! Read more >>

SUNDAY ROAST

I enjoy cooking for my family and would normally invite them over on a Sunday for lunch. This Sunday Roast is always a favourite and is a perfect dish to feed a big family like mine. Read more >>

YORKSHIRE PUDDING

Your Sunday Roast will not be complete without Yorkshire Puddings! I have gone through a number of recipes – flat ones, wonky ones, soggy-bottomed ones. Read more >>

CRISPY CUCUR UDANG (PRAWN FRITTERS)

This easy to prepare cucur udang (prawn fritters) is crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside. These prawn fritters are best served with hot-sweet chilli sauce and it is a typical asian go to afternoon snack! Read more >>

AYAM PENYET

One of my favourite dish Ayam Penyet. I’ve had it often together with my colleagues as our lunch in the middle of our busy days. This dish consists of fried chicken served with Sambal Penyet and accompanied with cabbage, eggplant, tempeh and rice. Read more >>

GRILLED KOFTA KEBABS

Just the other day, my husband and I were reminiscing our student days in London (20 years ago!) and was missing the takeout food we use to have during our Sunday Wembley market days. Now that we’re 1000 miles away, we tried to replicate the flavours as we remembered – juicy, smokey meat with lots of aromatic spices. Read more >>

CRISPY GOLDEN CEREAL BUTTER PRAWNS

Who doesn’t love crispy golden cereal butter prawns! Juicy, buttery prawns toasted in a sweet, milky flavour from the cereal. Read more >>

SPICY OXTAIL STEW

Out-of-this-world delicious oxtail stew braised in a flavourful deep gravy spiced up with allspice berries, fresh thyme and butter beans. Read more >>

CANTONESE STYLE SWEET & SOUR PRAWN

This cantonese style sweet and sour prawn is one of the easiest recipes to make at home. It’s sticky, juicy prawns in sweet sour sauce is perfect to have with steamed rice. Read more >>

GUACAMOLE

This guacamole is super easy to make and makes the perfect addition to any breakfast or an anytime snack! Read more >>

CURRIED POTATO & VEGETABLE PASTY

These easy, savoury pasties are perfect to make when you have guest! Read more >>

HOT & SOUR SOUP

This is a classic Chinese hot and sour soup. It’s hearty, savoury, sour & can be as spicy as you want it to be. Read more>>

COCONUT AGAR AGAR

This coconut agar agar is the perfect summer dessert! Read more >>

BUTTER CHICKEN (Murgh Makhani)

Butter Chicken is one of our favourite Indian curries. The aromatic golden chicken pieces simmers in a buttery tomato sauce along with several special spices and herbs. Read more >>

15-MINUTE COUSCOUS SALAD

Light and healthy couscous salad that packs a crunch! Also a perfect summer dish! Read more >>


MANTOU BUNS

The Mantou buns are smooth yet fluffy and usually eaten as they are. However, I normally would have these buns with chilli crab dish. Perfect combo! Read more >>

KAMPONG STYLE MUSSELS WITH LEMONGRASS

For a dish that’s simple and luxurious, you really can’t beat a bowl of this Asian Kampong style mussels with lemongrass. This recipe always reminds me of mom ❤️. Read more>>

THAI BEEF NOODLE SOUP

Easy to cook beef noodle soup that never fails to please. Read more >>

STIR FRIED CLAMS WITH GINGER AND SPRING ONION

This is an extremely simple and quick dish to cook using fresh clams. Read more >>

SLOW COOKED LAMB SHANK

The perfect Sunday afternoon is a slow cooking pot of lamb shank. Read more >>

STICKY GINGER SOY GLAZED CHICKEN WINGS

My favourite wing recipe by far. If you’re new to cooking, this Sticky Ginger Soy Glazed Chicken Wings is probably a good recipe to start with because it’s so simple and it’s finger lickin’ good! Read more >>


STEAMED SOY & GINGER GARLIC FISH

Cook this delicious and healthy steamed fish recipe with ginger, garlic and soy in just 20 minutes! Read more >>

THE BEST BEEF STEAK MARINADE

This beef steak marinade is super easy to pull together and you probably have most of these ingredients in your pantry. Get ready for a juicy and tender steak. Read more >>

AYAM MASAK KECAP

A classic chicken dish cooked with soy sauce that everybody knows and every house has its own version & this is mine. A dish that is always a favorite with my boys! Read more >>


FETTUCCINI WITH CREAMY SALMON SAUCE

This pasta dish has the most amazing creamy garlic sauce topped with salmon, spinach and cherry tomatoes. Read more

INSTANT KOREAN KIMCHI RAMYUN

If you have a packet of instant noodles in your pantry right now, you’re going to want to give this one a try. Read more>>

THE BEST CRISPY TOFU

Crispy fried tofu coated in spices that lifts up the flavour and makes you want to have more! Read more>>


SINGAPORE CHILLI CRAB

My all time favourite! The king of all crab dishes, this popular dish is served with the shell on. Read more>>

THAI-STYLE GRILLED CHICKEN

This Thai-style grilled chicken bursting with flavours. It is one of the tastiest things you’ll ever pull off your grill! Read more>>

RAVIOLI WITH SUN-DRIED TOMATA AND BASIL

This is pure pasta comfort food right here. You get so much flavour from the sun-dried tomato and basil. Read more>>


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