Flat Garlic Bread

1. Dissolve 1 tsp yeast and 1 tsp sugar in 1/4 cup warm water. Let it ready for 5 mins. 2. Mix 1 cup flour, 1 pinch salt, 1/2 tsp dried oregano, 1 tsp butter and 3 cloves chopped garlic in a bowl. 3. Add yeast water into flour mixture. Mix all ingredients and knead…

Roti John

It’s like a egg meat sandwich. Ingredients: Minced chicken 100g (season with salt and pepper) Bun (I chose hotdog buns, you can choose baguette or any other bread you like) Eggs 2 Chili sauce 1/2 tablespoon Butter Salt Black pepper Slices of 1/2 onion 1. Cut 2 hotdog buns into halves, don’t cut through. 2….

Pork Floss & Spring Onion Bun

I made pork floss the other day, and the idea of making pork floss & spring onion bun came to me. I don’t have much experience of making bread. So I search on YouTube and found this video: I just followed this recipe. If you want to make pork floss at home, you can please…

Prepare a Christmas Feast with a King Crab

Yesterday when my husband and I were buying groceries in a supermarket, we noticed there was sale of king crab. Turkey is too big for us to have for Christmas, so a king crab sounds a good idea. Today when I got up, the first thing I needed to do is to defreeze the king…

Easy Egg Sandwich

Ingredients: 1 hard boiled egg 2 crispy butter rolls Mayonnaise Tomato slices cucumber slices Butter 5 g Salt Black pepper 1. Mash boiled egg in a bowl. Season with salt, black pepper and 1 tablespoon mayonnaise. Mix well. 2. Mix butter with 2 tsp mayonnaise in another bowl. 3. Cut butter rolls with a knife….

Red Bean Bun

I’m a red bean fan. I love almost everything about red bean. This red bean bun needs red bean paste. I used the one bought from supermarket. Ingredients: Bread flour 200g Sugar 18g Salt 2.5g Yeast 3g Butter 15g Water 100-120g Red bean paste 300g 1. Mix flour, sugar, salt, and yeast in a bowl….

Beetroot Soup

Ingredients: 1 onion chopped 1 potato peeled and chopped 1 small beetroot chopped 1 medium carrot chopped 3 clove garlic minced 2 tsp butter A little chopped cabbage Black pepper Salt 4 tsp tomato sauce 1 box broth 200 ml water 1. Melt butter in the pot. Add in chopped onion and sauté a bit….

Walnut Bread

Original recipe: http://www.xiachufang.com/recipe/100571333/ I followed this recipe but changed a little. Sourdough: Bread flour 58g Whole grain flour 58g Water 71g Yeast 1/2tsp (original recipe is 1/16tsp) Mix all the sourdough ingredients. Let it rest for at least 2 hours. Original recipe said let it rest for overnight. That’s why I increased yeast to 1/2…

Fried Breaded Crab Cake

My husband always keeps talking about soft shell crab. So we bought two packs the other day. And I planned to cook them today. Yet, when they were thawed, I found they were not whole crabs as we expected. Shell was removed and crab meat was tore apart. So I decided to change my recipe…

Rou Jia Mo – Chinese Hamburger 

Rou Jia Mo is one of typical Shananxi food in Chinese cuisine. It’s also one of my most missing Chinese food. There are two parts of this dish: Mo (bun outside) and Rou (meat inside). For the Mo part: Flour 250g Yeast 3.5 g Baking powder 1.5 g Warm water 135g Salt 1.5g Mix all…