Homemade Pearl for Milk Tea

My husband is crazy for milk tea. He can drink everyday without feeling tired off it. And now he starts to make his own milk tea at home. He never shows so much interest in kitchen, from which I can tell milk tea is really his true love. Yet, he is a bit frustrated since…

Teriyaki Chicken Leg

1. Prepare a whole boneless chicken leg. Sprinkle a little salt and black pepper. 2. Use the back of knife to hit chicken a bit. 3. Heat a pan on stove. When the pan is hot, put the chicken inside with skin side down. Flip over when the skin turns golden brown. Fry the other…

Fried Pork Slices in Sweet & Sour Sauce (Guo Bao Rou)

Guo Bao Rou is a classic dish in Notheastern Chinese cuisine. I still remember when going out with my friends to have northeastern cuisine, we would definitely order this Guo Bao Rou. 1. Cut pork into medium slices. 2. Sprinkle salt and a little black pepper. Mix them well. 3. In a small bowl, add…

Sweet & Sour Sauce Prawns

1. Clean the Prawns. Cut off the whisker. Poke in the second last segment with a toothpick and pull out the intestine. 2. Heat some oil in the pan. Put all the Prawns in. Stir fry till each side turns red. 3. Pull Prawns to the side of the pan. Add in chopped garlic &…

No-failure Oven Roasted Chicken

I tried it several days ago and my husband loved it. First, prepare marinade. In a sauce pan, add in several ginger and garlic slices. Pour in 50 ml cooking wine and 100 ml light soy sauce. Add in 3 tablespoon sugar and bay leaves. Turn on the stove and heat it till sugar melted….

Soy Sauce Fried Rice

One of my husband’s favorite fried rice. Ingredients: Cooked rice ( I always use leftover) Sauce (1 tsp light soy sauce, 1 tsp dark soy sauce, 1/2 oyster sauce, and 1/2 tsp sugar) Chopped garlic Thawed frozen vegetables 1. Heat a little oil in the pan. Sauté chopped garlic till aromatic. 2. Add in rice….

Chicken Vegetables Pot

1. Prepare chicken. You can choose chicken boneless leg or chicken wing sticks. Fry them in a pan. When a bit golden brown, take them out. 2. Prepare soup. Boil 1 cup water in a pot. Add in 1 small pack of bonito flakes. Turn off the stove and let bonito flakes simmer in hot…

Cocoa Brownie

One day, my husband chose a pack of Starbucks cocoa when we bought groceries in a supermarket. He was super excited because he kept thinking about a warm and yummy cup of cocoa. He immediately made himself a cup of hot cocoa when we reached home. Yet….he found it’s not as yummy as he thought….

Japanese Beef Potato Stew

This dish needs potato ( 2 medium ones and chopped into chunks), one midium chopped onion, one carrot (peeled and chopped into small chunks), Konjac noodles (boiled in water for two mins, rinsed and cut), beef slices, mirin, cooking wine, oil, bonito flakes and soy sauce. 1. Make the stock. In a pot boil 2…

Caramelized Salmon

Original recipe: http://pinchofyum.com/caramelized-salmon Preheat oven to 230 degree C. In a small bowl, combine 1/4 cup sugar, 1 1/2 tsp salt, 2 tsp black pepper granulate. Heat some olive oil in skillet. Dip salmon in sugar mixture. Fry in the skillet. Around 3-4 mins for each side till golden brown. Sprinkle some sugar mixture on…