ZUCCHINI AND BEAN SPROUT IN TOMATOES SAMBAL

Let’s make this weird winter a bit brighter, hotter or warmer maybe? from this spicy fresh sour tomatoes sambal. But I hope you could find some zucchini, you could freely add some fresh mushroom like oyster mushroom, champignon or shiitake mushroom, any meaty mushroom to carried quite full body of spices. This maybe look super…

SAYUR BENING (INDONESIAN CLEAR SOUP)

Another walk into memory lane, another most humble way to cooked, most humble way to enjoy food with most simple ingredients. I used to enjoy this soup during heat season in Indonesia. We in Indonesia only have two season as a tropical country, rainy wet season and dry hot season, but always humid regardless the…

STICKY TOFU AND ASPARAGUS

Another easy dishes, fit for weekdays or any lazy don’t want too much effort days. Even though I am not sure about the asparagus season, but I got one in my nearby fruteria tienda near to may apartment, but you can replace it with green bean or used frozen veggies for more cheaper option (I…

VEGETABLE CURRY EMPANADA

Warm snack to be enjoy in this cold cold weather. Enjoy while it’s hot and the spices for the seasoning will bring warmness. The first time we enjoy this snack was when we had a dinner in Indian restaurant, skeptical at first that my kids going to enjoy heavy spices, but turn out my daughter…

EASY BASIC PAO

In the eve of near year end, let’s pray the we get bright year ahead. I am not one that believe of new year resolution as skeptic and moody person as I am (not good, really not good) but I believe on prayer, what I believe on prayer, as I pray, I will surrender, give…

SHIRATAKI NOODLE IN CURRY VEGETABLE SOUP

I should remind you, that I am lazy and this post is continuation from previous post. Most of the time, I cooked extra, for some leftover because I love leftover. It usually indulge with intense flavour because of reheating hehehe. But I love those intense and rich flavour. SO here is the idea for you,…

LIGHT COCONUT MILK CURRY

There are so many curry recipe in Asia, it maybe carried the same name, but the main spices mix are all completely different. Let alone in Asia, we in Indonesia have so many different version. I will mention some that I knew, Padang curry and Javanese curry (even in Java itself there are so many…

FRIED MUSHROOM IN SPICES

Continuation from previous post. If you have difficulty to find tempe, even for me, I need to order the tempe from Indonesian friend that able to crafting tempe. Years ago I was crafting tempe myself, but I run out of the fresh spore to produce fermented soya that called tempeh. Did some experiment too by…

INDONESIAN STREET SNACK TEMPE MENDOAN

This story was start after we having lunch in Indonesian restaurant here in Madrid. We ordered tempe fried in flour batter, because we missed so much this kind of snack. And we can’t have as much as we want, it was pricey though hehe. For me it is more satisfying eating at home, cheap and…