Author Archives: cllism

Peanut Swiss Roll, Or Jelly Roll As Others Would Call

Just as a wife takes after the surname of her spouse, a Swiss Roll takes its surname after its content. ‘Jelly Roll‘ sounds a little too far-fetched in the Asian context though, like a candy or some spare tires lying … Read more

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Potato And Luncheon Cubes Bathed In Tomato Sauce

Tomato sauce goes well with most food, both as a dipping sauce and as a condiment. As the latter, it is easily absorbed to create flavour, which helps in creating a healthy and appetising outlook for the dish.

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Chinatown On A Saturday – A Walk Down Memory Lane

Reminiscence. Unequivocal sentiments and longing. This is the place in which I grew up and gradually grew to become fond of.

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I Stole The Mango From The Fridge To Make Mango Sticky Rice

It was sitting idle in the fridge anyway. In any case, not only did I get the kick from stealing food out of my own fridge, it was also my first attempt taking such shots with my tripod, thanks to … Read more

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Rice Dumpling a.k.a. Dragon Boat Festival

It was a tag-team effort: I cooked the rice and prepared the ingredients; he wrapped up the dumplings and secured them with strings. Nevertheless, the collaborative effort took an entire day before we could wrap it up.

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