Tag Archives: Chillies

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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Prawn Noodles

The frustrating thing about moving to a foreign city is finding out what food supplies are available to you. The variety of Asian ingredients are limited here in Nairobi but I never lose my cravings for Asian food, I make … 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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