TANDOORI CHICKEN

Recently I’ve been craving for something spicy, especially in this cold weather. So, I thought Tandoori chicken would be nice. The Tandoori Chicken is marinated in aromatic tandoori spices, yogurt and lemon. I’ve left it to marinade for few hours, however next time I will marinade it overnight. The grilled tandoori chicken was perfect. It…

CHINESE BRAISED CHICKEN WITH MUSHROOM

This Braised Chicken with Mushrooms is Chinese home cooking at its best. It has a concentrated savory flavor. The broth absorbs the flavor of the chicken and fresh shiitake and oyster mushroom to create a potent sauce that enhances them both. The mushrooms are the highlight of the dish, meaty and juicy and adds an…

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. My boys fell in love with Butter Chicken during our trip to Budapest. They loved it so much, we had Butter Chicken two days in a row and it was also…

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. PLAN AHEAD Prepare the ingredients and let the boneless chicken thaw in the refrigerator overnight. In the morning, mix chicken…

STICKY, SWEET & SPICY GRILLED CHICKEN WITH RICE AND TAMAGOYAKI OMELLETE

Tuesday Lunch Box – Another one of the boy’s favourite, Sticky, Sweet & Spicy Grilled Chicken. Perfect for using chicken drumstick, thighs or breasts. You can also pair it with steamed rice, steamed/ roast vegetables or Tamagoyaki Omellete. PLAN AHEAD Prepare the ingredients and marinade the chicken the night before and leave it in the…

CLASSIC CHICKEN SOUP

This Chicken Soup is one of my classic recipes because it’s so versatile and incredibly quick to prepare. It can be eaten on its own, or with steamed rice or noodles! INGREDIENT HEADING 4 pieces chicken thigh, cut in small pieces 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 3 to 4 cloves garlic, bruised 1 onion, quartered 1 inch ginger,…

VIETNAMESE CARAMEL CHICKEN

The Vietnamese Caramel Chicken has a wonderfully complex savory-sweet flavors from the bittersweet caramel mixed with fish sauce, ginger and spring onion. It is a simple dish to make and delicious too. It was a hit with my boys! Happy boys, happy mummy! INGREDIENT 4 pieces chicken thigh, chop in small pieces 1/3 cup water…

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. There are a lot of steps to making Ayam Penyet, but trust me…

THAI BASIL CHICKEN

It’s flavorful, fast, and is going to become one of your favorite quick lunch!. INGREDIENT For the chicken marinade 500g minced chicken 2 tablespoon olive oil or vegetable oil 1 tablespoon light soy sauce 1 tablespoon dark soy sauce 1 tablespoon fish sauce 2 tablespoon olive oil or vegetable oil 3 to 4 cloves garlic,…

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! Ingredients 4 pieces boneless chicken thigh, cut in mall pieces 2 tablespoon oil 1/2 inch ginger 3 to 4 shallot 3 to 4…