NASI UDUK ( RICE STEAM WITH COCONUT MILK AND HERB)

Typical favourite rice dishes for my kids, another one is turmeric rice. Basically they are carb minded, pasta and rice, just give them that two thing and they are just happy. When my son not in the mood to eat anything, his request is rice with rice, which of course I am not allowed it….

VEGETABLE SPRING ROLL

Last year I was taking pottery class. This plate I am using to serve this dishes are one of that I made. I used it as an inspiration to create this spring roll. Summer blue sky, dried grass from burning sun, then this dishes, crunchy golden skin with freshness vegetable inside, what a combo. I…

SNOW WHITE SOUP (NAPA CABBAGE SOUP)

This are comfort food for us in any season, cold or hot season, in cold season it offered warm blanket of comfort, while in hot season it offered freshness and simplicity of deliciousness. This seriously humble soup are my favourite, cheap, nutritious, easy to make and delicious. Maybe because it brought a lot of my…

EGG PLANT AND TEMPE SQUEEZE IN SAMBAL

There is nothing more Indonesian than this, we called it “Terong-tempe sambal penyet” or Egg plant and tempe squeezed in sambal. Yumm.. spicy sunday morning. Indonesian have many version of sambal, but this are the most simple, easy and versatile one. For any leftover, keep it in a fridge and it would be suitable for…

AUTUMN WARM TOFU DUMPLING

Thank you so much for stay in my blog, really appreciate it. Seem like I am being revive every autumn, dying during spring and took a long nap when summer came, yep it is confirm that is my cycle. I do hope you enjoy my posts. Sit tight. Autumn with covid, Uff, no joked. Tried…

INDONESIAN VEGETABLE FRITTER

My husband missed this kind of our junk-food, I would called it, since to made it involving frying. In Indonesia you can find it in any “Gorengan” street stall, which mean street stall that sell any fried food, name it any fried snack, usually they sell many fried things (sweet and savoury). To make this…

STICKY FRIED TEMPEH

This dishes are complimentary from previous recipe that I posted. Also as Indonesian as it could be, most all Indonesian loves tempe, it is versatile (unless for dessert, or maybe I don’t know one), humble and nutritious. Back home my mom and dad, wont start the meal without tofu or tempe, as it something that…

MY FRIDGE FORAGING CURRY

I love fridge foraging so much, when I’m lucky I could build something delicious from it. I hate waste, and my fridge almost empty most of the time. I’ve learned that grocery shop base on what I need and not hoarding on extra fresh food could avoid me from waste, both waste of money and…

MY VEGAN VERSION OF INDONESIAN “SOTO BANDUNG”

Hello again, Need Madrid to lockdown to make me sit down, gathering my thought and to write again *roll eyes hehe. Things get hard for me, I just want to quiet down not doing anything, so I just did, maybe that is all I need. This original “soto bandung” are one of my mother in…