Home Cooked Food for My Dog Charlie

My husband and I got this poodle Charlie last month. Ever since this little cutie came to our house, our life completely changed. I feel so lucky to have such a little playful buddy as our family member. Most time, Charlie has dog food which was bought from pet store. But sometimes, especially on some…

Black Pepper Sauced Chicken Leg

Prepare a big chicken leg. Sprinkle salt and black pepper all over it. Preheat oven to 170 Degree C. Into the oven for 40 mins. In a small bowl, mix 1 tbsp black pepper sauce, 1/2 tbsp honey, 1 tbsp water and 1 tbsp sugar. Brush sauce onto the chicken. Turn oven to 200 Degree…

Cream Vegetable Stew

Prepare vegetables and chicken. I used 1 chicken leg, remove the bone and cut into 4 pieces. Sprinkle salt and black pepper over the chicken. For vegetables, I chose 1 carrot, 1 potato, 1 onion, 3 shiitake mushrooms. And 1/8 head of broccoli.  Cut carrot and potato into small chunks, dice the onion and cut…

Creamy Mushroom Sauce Chicken Breast

Prepare 2 chicken breasts. Sprinkle salt and black pepper over both side. Heat a pan. Drop in 3 tbsp butter. When butter melts, add chicken breast in. Fry for about 3 mins or till golden brown color. Then flip over and fry the other side till golden brown. Turn to low heat. Cover the lid….

Chicken Masala (Butter Chicken)

It’s a famous dish in Indian cuisine. For the chicken, I used a half chicken. I removed the skin and bones before cutting it. Of course you can choose chicken thighs or chicken breast. Place chicken pieces in a bowl. Add in 1 tsp salt, 1 tsp paprika powder, 1 tsp garam masala, 1 tsp…

Coconut Chicken Soup

I wanted to try this soup for a long time. Now since that I have pressure cooker, I cannot wait any longer. Prepare a coconut and half chicken. Wash chicken clean. In a pot, add in enough water. Put chicken in. Bring to boil. Rinse chicken under water to wash off all the dirt. Cut…

Sautéed Chicken Drumsticks

My father-in-law gave me Julia Child’s Mastering the Art of French Cooking. I was super excited. I like Julia Child very much after I watched the movie Julie & Julia, and at that time, I didn’t even cook. She is a very nice cook with great sense of humor. And she’s bold in kitchen. Most…

Spicy Chicken Wings

This is a very simple dish to make. Prepare a bowl, add in 1/2 cup flour, 1/2 tsp salt, 1/2 tsp black pepper, 1/2 tsp paprika powder, 1/2 tsp garlic powder. mix well. Preheat oven to 170 degree C. Dip chicken wings in the flour mixture and shake off the excessive. In to the oven…

Lemon Chili Sauce Chicken

1. Wash chicken clean. You can use chicken legs or chicken wings. I used chicken wings. 2. Enough water in a pot. Add in ginger slices, garlic cloves, bay leaf, lemon grass and a pinch of salt. 3. Put chicken into the pot. Bring to boil with high heat. Then turn to low heat and…

Mushroom Sauced Chicken Chop With Penne

Prepare a boneless chicken leg. Cut it slightly to prevent curling up while cooking. Season it with salt and black pepper. Heat a pan. Usually I don’t add in oil, cos chicken leg contains fat. So Just sear the chicken with skin side down. Fry with medium-low heat for 3-5 mins or till skin turns…