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Pan seared pork chops with a honeyed whiskey sauce

Pan seared pork chops with a honeyed whiskey sauce

Pan seared pork chops with a honeyed whiskey sauce – Some Sundays I do cook Sunday’s lunch to earn brownies points from my boy. I hope one day he will be able to tell my grandchildren “your grandma used to cook this amazing ……. kekekekekekeke Today […]

SousVide Rack of lamb with a mustard white wine sauce

SousVide Rack of lamb with a mustard white wine sauce

SousVide rack of lamb, puree and cube butternut squash, broccoli spears, sundries tomatoes, crispy bacon,  all served with a mustard white wine sauce.  I love using the SousVide and my favourite is rack of lamb followed very closely by the Ribeye of beef. Today’s SousVide […]

Tiramisù a la Julie

Tiramisù a la Julie

Tiramisù is a popular coffee-flavoured Italian custard dessert. It is made of dry sponge ladyfingers like biscuits dipped in a mixture of coffee and coffee liqueurs, layered with a whipped mixture of eggs, sugar, and mascarpone cheese, flavoured with cocoa. I prefer my tiramisù to […]

Mamak style Mee Goreng (Fry Egg Noodles)

Mamak style Mee Goreng (Fry Egg Noodles)

Mamak basically means ‘uncle’ in the Tamil language. Dotted all over Malaysia are Indian stalls selling all sorts of Indian cuisines. Among the most favoured is Mamak mee goreng. It is a spicy, sour and pungent tasty noodle dish that really warms up the belly and […]

Garlic & Crispy Shallots Rice – Special

Garlic & Crispy Shallots Rice – Special

Recently a friend reminded me I have not make my special crispy shallots rice for a long time. Years! This is because garlic and crispy shallots rice is very moreish and extremely bad for diabetic 😀 I peeled a lorry load of shallots and made […]

Champagne poached lemon sole fillets

Champagne poached lemon sole fillets

Champagne poached lemon sole fillets – decided to cook this for hubby’s lunch. I used champagne because I did not have any white wine at home. For some reason white wine and I do not get on. It gives me a headache! So I never […]

Stir Fried Chicken with Black Bean Sauce (豉汁干葱爆鸡球)

Stir Fried Chicken with Black Bean Sauce (豉汁干葱爆鸡球)

Stir Fried Chicken with Black Bean Sauce (豉汁干葱爆鸡球) This is one of the recipe which was lost in my old blog and one that I want to replace. In UK all Chinese takeaway will offer all manners of protein in black bean sauce. I do […]

Braised Pork Rice Bowl – Lu Rou Fan (滷肉饭)

Braised Pork Rice Bowl – Lu Rou Fan (滷肉饭)

Braised Pork Rice Bowl – Lu Rou Fan (滷肉饭) my way  Recently in the cooking group I am in many mummies and daddies were cooking pork belly until I can’t stand it anymore. Got to eat Chinese/Asian for the Christmas month of December of British […]

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Since losing the old blog I have worked hard to search the Internet Archive to copy and paste as many of my old recipes as I could. I have found as many as I can now. There are just no more to be found sadly. […]

Yong Liew (Yong Tau Foo)

Yong Liew (Yong Tau Foo)

Yong Liew (Yong Tau Foo) – This famous Hakka-style yong tau foo (also fondly referred to as ‘yong liew‘ aka stuffed … fish paste made from securely-guarded traditional Hakka household secret. it is up to you to create a recipe for yourself that you really really […]