Beef Bourguignon

I finally tried this recipe. I still remember there is a scene in the movie Julie & Julia. Julie went to buy beef for this dish. She said ” Beef Bourguignon. Julia Child’s beef bourguignon.” Cut beef into chunks and set aside. Cut 3 strips bacon. Boil them and drain. Saute in the pan with…

Celery & Bacon Stir-fry

I seldom buy local celery, which is the thin type. But I think this stir-fry is a good way to cook local celery. Cut celery and bacon into small bits. Heat a little oil in the pan. Sear bacon bits first. When bacon turns a little brownish, add in celery. Stir fry for 1 minute….

Vegetable Soup

Before anything. Yeah! That’s a whole potato in the soup. It’s a rally light and simple soup. And of course, it’s also healthy. Even my husband, a 100% meat lover, falls for this soup. Ingredients (serving for 2) potatoes 2 (peeled) carrot 1  (cut into thick strips) onion 1 (cut into quarters) 1/4 head of…

Bismarck Pizza

Last time, when my sister and her boyfriend came to visit us, we went an Italian restaurant for dinner. The restaurant name is Saizeriya. The restaurant claims to serve fusion food of Japanese and Italian. Its rating is 4.7, which is very high on Google and many comments are positive. And the price is very…

Bacon Asparagus Roll

This dish just came to me when I searched fridge trying to figure out what to cook for lunch. I happened to see bacon and asparagus, and they were waving hands to me. So I decided to eat them. 1. Wash asparagus under water. Remove the bottom. Peel the skin near bottom off. 2. Bleach…

Clams & Tofu Soup

A very nice and easy soup. 1. Wash clams clean in water. 2. Place clams in a pot. Add in ginger slices and a little salt and water. Boil till all the shells open. Skim the stock. Take all the clams out in a bowl. And set stock aside. 3. Cut bacon into small pieces….

Benedict Egg

My husband is a crazy egg lover. He likes onsen tamago, half-boiled egg, scrambled egg, hard-boiled egg…… I can’t really tell which egg he doesn’t like. So I assume he likes this Benedict egg too. 1. Prepare a big and deep pot. Add in enough water, which must be higher than egg in height. Turn…

Mushroom Pasta with Bacon

1. Fry bacon. When the bacon is done, take them out. There will be some oil left, use the same pan to fry mushroom. 2. Also add in some chopped garlic, sauté with mushroom till brownish. 3. Add in 3 tablespoon pasta stock. Simmer for 2-3 mins. 4. Pour in 1/2 cup milk. Sprinkle shredded…

Bacon Scallop Rolls

1. Thaw scallops and wipe with kitchen towel till very dry. 2. Cut bacon into halves. Wrap the scallops with bacon and fix them with toothpick. 3. Heat a little oil in the pan. Fry scallops. Around 2 mins for each side. 4. Also fry the bacon at the edges. 5. Cut in 1 tablespoon…

Prawn & Bacon Pizza

For the pizza dough: https://foodrecipe33.com/2017/10/05/simple-pizza/ Preheat oven to 200 degree C. 1. Press pizza dough into a baking pan or a skillet. 2. Poke it with a fork for several times. 3. Brush it with tomato sauce. 4. Sprinkle mozzarella cheese. 5. Place several chopped bacon pieces over the pizza dough. Then spread shell-removes Prawns….