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Tag Archives: asian

Chilli Peanut Vegetable Salad with Fried Tofu

The ceiling fans are whirring at a languid pace, they seem lazy, like us, affected by the hot and steamy weather. Most nights, home delivered Thai food with a cold … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · 21 Comments

Steamed Baby Snapper with Ginger and Garlic Chives

Steaming a whole fish is a challenge. The fish is easy to buy and so are the seasonings, the hard part is finding a steamer large enough to fit the … Continue reading

November 19, 2015 · 29 Comments

Asian style chicken noodle soup

I first posted this soup recipe 2 years ago, when my blog was in it’s infancy. It’s so simple and good that I thought it was worth sharing again, especially as cold … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · 20 Comments

Charmaine Solomon’s Squid Curry and Green Bean Sambal

This month, the Cookbook Guru hosted by Leah is exploring Charmaine Solomon’s Complete Asian Cookbook. Charmaine and I go back a long way. My edition of her “Complete Asian Cookbook” … Continue reading

February 9, 2014 · 18 Comments

BEEF WITH BLACK BEAN SAUCE

This is another of those recipes that  I haven’t made for years. I had forgotten how tasty it was with the added bonus of being quick to prepare as well … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · 3 Comments

Double Cooked Pork…. otherwise known as one of my favourite “Mum” cooked foods…

Oh how I love the texture and the flavour of this meat….  It’s not a quick dish to make, but the flavours are well-earned and fabulous.  Think Asian spices, but … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · 2 Comments