Carbonara Pasta

Cut 5 or 6 strips bacon into small pieces. Heat a pan, add in 1 tsp oil. Sear the bacon. At the same time, cook pasta. Sear bacon with low heat. There will be much fat in the pan. Pour the excess, only keep a little. In a bowl, mix 2 eggs with 50g parmesan…

Sausage Bread

Ingredients: 1 cup lukewarm water 1/8 cup sugar 1 tablespoon active dry yeast 3/4 tsp salt 1 1/4 tablespoons oil 2 cups flour (roughly) Sausage some Pour warm water into a big bowl. Add in sugar and dry yeast. Let it rest for 10 mins and wait it foams up. Add in oil, salt. Stir…

Mutton Stew

Cut mutton (about 800g) into small pieces. Put all the mutton into a pot. Add in enough cod water to cover them. And bring to boil. Keep boiling for 3-5 mins. Drain the mutton and wash off all the dirt. Heat a pan. Add in 1 tbsp oil. Sautee 2 cloves of chopped garlic. Add…

BBQ Pork Belly by Skillet

If you don’t have a griller, but you really want to try BBQ pork at home, maybe you can try my method. All you need is a skillet. Prepare a skillet. Heat on stove. Brush it with oil. Wipe pork belly with kitchen towel. Place pork belly into the skillet when it’s very hot. My…

Braised Abalone with Mushrooms

It’s a nice choice for Chinese New Year. Prepare abalones, wash them clean and dry with kitchen towel. Soak Chinese shiitake mushrooms in water (the dry type). Then remove the stem. Keep the mushroom water. Except shiitake mushroom, I also use another kind of mushroom. But only shiitake also works. Heat a pan. Add in…

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…

Chewy Oatmeal Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup butter 1 cup white sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla 2 cups flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 pinch salt 1 ½ tsp ground cinnamon 3 cups quick cooking oats chocolate chips 1/2 cup chopped walnut 1/2 cup 1. In a big bowl, cream butter together white…

Banana Cake

Ingredients 3 large ripe banana 2 eggs 50g butter 1 cup flour 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla extract   Preheat oven to 180 degree C. Mash bananas in a big bowl. Beat in eggs one by one. Stir in vanilla. In another bowl,…

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….

Good Food In Ipoh

From Monday to Wednesday this week, my husband and I went to Ipoh, a city in Malaysia. Before we went there, The only thing I knew about Ipoh was that it’s famous for food. Actually, I didn’t have high expectation about this trip. Because it’s also easy to find those food in Singapore. How different…