Category Archives: Chinese

Roast Pork Belly With Mixed Results (And Emotions)

What was to be a Sunday full of surprises turned out to be a complete disappointment. Well, in the first place, one can never expect to find a huge chunk of pork belly laying in the fridge of the pathetically small … Read more

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A Rushed Lunch With Mapo Tofu Noodles

It looks so much like my 3-minute meal… cheez… But at least I got to experiment with my newly purchased toy – a pair of kiap kiap – to arrange the noodles nicely on this plate. Call me the Jamie Oliver … Read more

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My (Husband’s) Horrible Fried Rice – Voila Madame Monsieur!

Last December, while I was away in Dresden, my significant other decided, finally, to cook dinner for himself, a meal that involves neither maggi mees nor just the microwave alone. However, instead of jumping straight into the details of the recipe, let me … Read more

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Silken Ma Po Tofu

Softness and Spiciness – That’s What Little Girls Are Made Of? What are little girls made of? Tofu and spice and all things nice. That’s what little girls are made of! And so is this my version of the nursery … Read more

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Steamed Chicken & Minced Meat With Salted Egg To Make A Pot Of Wealth

I love how the colour of this dish turned out to be so rich and intense. The yellow from the ginger and the tender bisque from the chicken wings gave the dish an overall glow that beckons conspicuously to meet … Read more

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