PAO SANDWICH

Sometime, something small, simple and look insignificant can be truly deceiving. That how I’d called this recipe, I was just so hungry, I don’t know what to eat and what to cook, but I just want to have Pao and shiitake. Usually I eat Pao just as it is, steam and that is all, no…

STIR FRIED VEGETABLE IN TOMATOES KETCHUP

I know at first you might think, whatt?? tomatoes ketchup, but I promise you, I just put a lil bit naughtiness, and I think a bit dose of naughtiness are good for you hehe. I am not implying that tomatoes ketchup are bad, specifically if you made it yourself, despite I don’t understand why everybody…

SMOKY GINGER FRIED UDON

Ginger and shiitake are heaven combination. I have no idea what to have for lunch, all I see in my counter was ginger, garlic, some sweet onion and shiitake mushroom, so I was thinking to make my classic “no brainer” lunch hehe. Even though the idea are some old-same old, still I hate to have…

FRIED UDON IN CHILLI-DRIED SHRIMP AND BLACK BEEN SAUCE

What inspired this story was, in one weekend we was ate at this “vegan asian restaurant”, we have fried udon which turn my kids loving it so much, that was the first time my kids having udon, they love the chewy thick texture which I immediately knew, they going to love. Then okay, next time…

TOFU SEAWEED SOUP THAI STYLE

This quite unusual combo, but the heat will be warmed your cold stomach and maybe your cold heart too *sigh. Initially I have difficulty to choose, do I want to make red Thai curry or Tom yam soup, which is quite interesting to do both, Owh I feel being torn *fainting dramatically, seem like my…

MY MOTHER FRIED RICE AND FRIED NOODLE

This are one of the most intimate recipe for me, few of my favourite childhood dishes, which was meant so much to me, specially for the fried noodle, because my mom only cooked this noodle on certain festive day. Comfort and ensuring hug from my mom for this cold cold winter. If usually I only…

MY MOM INDONESIAN CURRY

There are so many version of curry in Asia, I think every household have their own version of curry. Just few days ago I posted my most lazy curry, that came out from the bottle, made me remember, It is been long time already that I’m not make my mom version of curry. The recipe…

VEGETABLE FRIED RICE

Celebrating last autumn by enjoy some summer crop, that is frozen fresh veggies, don’t get me wrong, frozen veggies are have same nutrient as fresh veggies, what change nutrient are cooking process, nutrient mostly evaporated during long cooking process, even though some vegetables need to be cooked to evoke some nutrient, I wont stay long…

TEMPEH TERIYAKI WITH BOILED BOK CHOY

When I want an adventure, on food, here I am, making my adaption of teriyaki sauce with tempeh, at least I am satisfied with the flavour. Back in my home country, we love Japanese food, long before it trendy, there are fast food chain that sell Japanese dishes which all my family loved, it rather…

MY MOM HUMBLE STIR FRIED WITH MY TWIST

I remember living in scarcity when I was kid, so we living on what we earn, not much but enough to keep our hunger quiet. This sense are what keeping me to live in frugality these days, but my mother are good cooked with so little ingredient we had. Until now my mother grow her…