Category Archives: Everything Savoury

Larb Gai Roll

Soft white skin, colorful filling hiding under a beautiful translucent skin. And so, the ritual goes, dunking it gently into the dipping sauce, taking a good mouthful to let the bold flavors explode, waking our every senses. Oh hello, welcome … Continue reading

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Super Quinoa Salad

Super boring. That often comes to most people’s minds when they think of salad and healthy food. Well I have a bone to pick with that. Healthy food is not super boring and super bland. I strongly stand against that … Continue reading

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Master this Basil Walnut Pesto Pasta.

I’m almost ashamed to put this recipe up because it is so simple but it’s ridiculously good and quick to prepare. No fuss, no mess. So you know what that means, less washing up, happier cook. Which certainly ticks a … Continue reading

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Lentil as Anything (Lentil Stew)

I have always practiced healthy living. A healthy and balanced diet is my up-most priority. Fresh food only has always been my policy. No processed meat is ever allowed in my kitchen so no ham, bacon, salami, hot dogs, store-bought … Continue reading

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Fish Tacos

Fish tacos in Zanzibar? Not what I expected. A very delicious one at that. That’s right, I had my first fish tacos in Zanzibar at the famous Freddie Mercury’s Bar & Restaurant. Healthy, fresh, light and full of flavour. It … Continue reading

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Potato & Broccoli Soup Paired with Cucumber Dill Scone

There is a saying in this household, consume broccoli 3 times a week and we are 1 step closer to preventing cancer. Broccoli has always been regarded as one of the super foods for both men and women. For men, … Continue reading

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My All Time Favourite Mee Soto (Noodles in Fragrant Chicken Broth)

If you haven’t had Soto Ayam, you don’t know what you are missing. I cannot live without it. When I was preparing to leave Singapore, this was one of the recipes I made sure I got off my mum. Soto … Continue reading

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Ayam Masak Merah (Chicken in Spicy Tomato Sauce)

It is always nerve wrecking when I attempt a recipe for the first time. I woke up one morning and had the sudden urge to recreate this iconic Malay chicken dish. After a quick trip to the shops, I confined … Continue reading

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Urap, Javanese Salad with Spicy Coconut Dressing

There is no easy way to replicate my mum’s dishes but to have a go at them several times. After each attempt, I always find myself looking for the imbalance or imperfections to the dish. Recipes are passed down from … Continue reading

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Salmon Somen Noodles. An Umami Tsunami

If you ask me what food I miss most back home, the answer would be noodles. From the diverse races and cultures you get a good variety of noodle dishes available to you around the clock. From the spicy mee … Continue reading

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