Category: Western

72 Hours Sousvide Beef Ribs @ 55°C

72 Hours Sousvide Beef Ribs @ 55°C

I was shopping in Costco few weeks back and saw they sell beef ribs! First time ever and I have been shopping there for a couple of years. I am not sure I am just unlucky in missing them or they only just started as […]

Snow Frog Jelly or ‘suet kap’ (in cantonese)

Snow Frog Jelly or ‘suet kap’ (in cantonese)

Tonight I am having suet kap for dinner. It has been such a long time and this is definitely nostalgic for me. Growing up I am excited every time I see the double boiler being used. I knew whatever in it would be good and […]

Beef Stroganoff

Beef Stroganoff

Beef Stroganoff is originally a Russian dish of sautéed pieces of beef served in a sauce made with sour cream. From its origins in mid-19th-century Russia, it has become a very popular dish around the world, with considerable variation from the original recipe. It is […]

Pea and Ham Hock soup

Pea and Ham Hock soup

It has been a long time I make Pea & Ham soup so I was very happy to see some freshly roasted ham hogs for sale from the supermarket. I quickly grabbed 2 last week but was not able to make use of them until […]

Cheese and Bacon Muffins

Cheese and Bacon Muffins

Savoury muffins are good lunchbox fillers for children

Beef gravy as taught by my outlaws

Beef gravy as taught by my outlaws

It is of not secret that I call my in-laws, my outlaws and they still love me (I think) kekekekeke This is they way they make gravy. My son declared that today’s gravy was so good he could drink it like beef broth if hungry. […]

Côte De Boeuf – Ribeye of beef

Côte De Boeuf – Ribeye of beef

I love a good roast and Côte De Boeuf or ribeye of beef is my favourite cut to roast. So this Christmas I roasted one and took some pic for a special friend who said she has trouble cooking beef. I hope she enjoys the […]

Basil pesto sauce

Basil pesto sauce

Besil pesto sauce was first introduced to me by my late father-in-law. Tears welled up my eyes as I type this. It’s been a year since we lost him but it still hurts. I missed his daily phone call to ask me ‘What’s for lunch, […]

The British Stew

The British Stew

Today we are still in lockdown in the UK due to Covid-19. This morning I woke up in a cooking mood. At first I wanted to cook 3 meals for today, breakfast, lunch and dinner. However I ended up only cooking 2 meals. Brunch of […]

Crêpe

Crêpe

A crêpe or crepe is a type of very thin pancake. Crêpes are usually of two types: sweet crêpes and savoury galettes. Crêpes are served with a variety of fillings, from the simplest with only sugar to flambéed crêpes Suzette or elaborate savoury galettes. My […]