Chinese Style Pickled Cucmber

This kind of pickled cucumber is really a perfect choice to go with porridge. And it’s very easy to make too. Because I didn’t want to make too many, I just used 2 medium cucmbers. Cut cucumbers into strips or any shape you like. But better not to be very thin. Put them in a…

Homemade Spicy Cucumber

  I really enjoy the scene of people eating in the TV show. Recently, I watched a Japanese TV drama, the main character loves spicy cucumber. Every time I watched him eating spicy cucumber, I was drooling. ๐Ÿ™‚ I went to supermarket yesterday to buy fresh cucumber and decided to make spicy cruncher by myself…

My First Try On Nasi Lemak

Nasi Lemak is a Malay dish. When I first came to Singapore, I tried it. But didn’t have any deep impressions on it. The specialty of it lies in rice, which is cooked with coconut milk. But when I had it before, rice was cold, so I couldn’t taste the fragrance of coconut milk. The…

Noodles With Soybean Paste

When I was in high school, I studied in a boarding school. Because we only had half day off (on Sat or Sun) in one week, so I could only went back home once a week. I didn’t like school canteen, neither did my other classmates. To make my school life easier, my mom used…

Dark Brasied Chicken Leg

Ingredient: Boneless chicken leg Light soy sauce 1 tsp Dark soy sauce 1.5 tsp Sugar 1 tsp Salt 1/4 tsp Hot water 4 tsp 1. Heat the pan. Put in the chicken with skin side down.  2. Flip it over when the skin side turns golden brown. And fry the other side till golden brown…

Kung Pao Chicken Without Peanuts

Ingredients: Chicken (cut into small dices. Marinated with a little salt, cooking wine, light soy sauce and cornstarch) Carrot & cucumber ( both chopped into small dices) Oil Pixian bean sauce Sugar Because my husband doesn’t like peanuts, so I didn’t use peanuts here. There are peanuts in authentic Kung Pao Chicken. 1. Heat some…

Scrambled Egg With Cucumber And Black Fungus

My husband loves eggs, and I love vegetables. Black fungus is said that can help clean waste in Hunan body. So I think it’s a healthy dish and also a dish makes both of us happy. 1. Make scrambled egg. And take them out. 2. Heat a little oil in the pan. Add in cucumber…

A Quick Dish – Penne Salad

1. Get penne cooked first. 2. Chop a cucumber into thin slices. 3. Half boiled egg: Put egg and cold water in a pot. Don’t put the lid on. Heat the pot until many big bubbles appear at the bottom. Then turn off the stove and remove the pot. Cover the pot with lid for…

Moo Shu Pork (Fried Pork With Scrambled Eggs And Fungus)

I think many people are very familiar with this Chinese dish. The first time I saw this dish’s name on the menu, I was surprised. Because its Chinese name is “ๆœจ้กป่‚‰”( mu Xu Rou), while “mu” means wood, ” Xu”means beard. I was like what kind of dish is that! ๐Ÿ™‚ But it turned out…