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 &…

Prepare a Christmas Feast with a King Crab

Yesterday when my husband and I were buying groceries in a supermarket, we noticed there was sale of king crab. Turkey is too big for us to have for Christmas, so a king crab sounds a good idea. Today when I got up, the first thing I needed to do is to defreeze the king…

Stir-fry Prawn Hokkien Noodles

The real stir-fry hokkien noodles need squid and pork. But here I didn’t use them. And this recipe is different from the real one.  1. Beat two eggs in a bowl. Heat oil in the pan and make scrambled egg. 2. Take the egg out. Fry the Prawns till pink and set them aside too….

Spare Ribs Soup ( With Red Dates & Ginkgo)

1. Rinse spare ribs in water. 2. Put ribs in a deep pot. Add in enough water higher than ribs. 3. Turn to high heat. When water boils, skim it.  4. Turn to low heat. Add in 2 or 3 red dates.  5. Cover the pot with lid. Let it slow cook for at least…

Blueberry Cake

I found this recipe on YouTube. Streusel:  Flour  45 g Sugar 65g Cinnamon 1/2 tsp Mix them well. Cut into butter around 50g. And make them into crumbs. Cake: 60g butter stir till smooth. Add in 100g white sugar and stir till fluffy. Beat in 1 large egg & 1/2 tsp vanilla. Mix them well….

Braised Beef With Potato

Ingredients: Beef ( cut into medium pieces) Potatoes (chopped into medium pieces) Light soy sauce Dark soy sauce Cooking wine Salt sugar Ginger Star anise 1. Beef pieces in boiling water till water gets boiled again. Take beef out, rinse and drain. 2. Heat some oil in the pan. Put in 2 or 3 ginger…

Stir Fry Pork With Ladyfinger

Actually, I didn’t expect this dish will taste so good. And it’s very simple. 1. Put ladyfingers in boiling water for 2 minutes. Then take them out, remove two ends off and cut them into small pieces. 2. Cut pork into thin slice. Heat some oil in the pan. Stir fry pork till it gets…

Easy Shiitake Chicken Leg Soup

This soup is very easy. Just put chicken leg in a pot, add in enough water. At first, use medium heat. After water gets boiled, turn to low heat. Cook for half an hour. Then add in shiitake and wolf berries. Cook for at least another half an hour. Add in salt and it’s done….

Apple Cake

This is the first time I tried apple cake and it turn out to be very good. I made changes based on original recipe: http://www.food.com/recipe/german-apple-cake-16883 Ingredients: 1 egg 90 ml canola oil 150g icing sugar 1/2 tsp vanilla 120g flour 1 tsp cinnamon powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt 1 Apple ( chopped…