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L is for Lengkuas

Lengkuas, also known as galangal or Thai ginger, is a spice that is closely related to ginger and turmeric. Compared to ginger however, it has a sharper flavour with hints of citrus and pine. In traditional medicine, lengkuas is used as a remedy for various ailments, which gave it its 13th century moniker, the “spice […]

Recipes for Your Overripe Foods

  Original post from Sustainable Living In our tropical little red dot, we are not only high in humidity and temperature, we are also high in the amount of food waste generated every year. As we have seen in the recent Zero Waste Masterplan published by the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources, Singapore […]

6 dishes for your leftovers

Dishes that turn leftover ingredients into yummy dish. We’re all in it now. Let’s face it, we know that you are going to go online and order, go down to the market and da bao. Sooner or later you are probably going to buy something and start cooking it yourself. Congratulations, this Lockdown, Stay Home, […]

3 Ingredient Challenge! Witbier

  Ingredient Combination Chicken – Eggs – Shiitake Mushroom Dishes 1.     Chicken Meatball with Mushroom Cap 2.     Deep-fried Japanese Steamed Egg Custard 3.     Chicken and mushroom Tempura Saute 4.     Chicken saute with Italian herbs 5.     Aglio Olio with Chicken and Mushroom 6.     Oyakodonn (Rice bowl w/chicken and egg) Soup 7.     Chicken Soup with Egg 8.     […]

3 Ingredient Challenge! Winner’s List!

  Ingredient Combination Chicken – Eggs – Shiitake Mushroom Congratulations to Jess Koh for an outstanding number of combinations! Dishes Chicken, egg and mushroom wrap Chicken mushroom soup Sushi with chicken and eggs Chicken pie with mushroom Steamboat with chicken, eggs and mushroom Mushroom soup with eggs Chawanmushi with egg, chicken and mushroom Kimchi shiitake […]

3 Ingredient Challenge! S L A T E.

  Ingredient Combination Broccoli – Cauliflower – Pimpkin Dishes Roasted pumpkin, cauliflower and broccoli florets with quinoa, orange segments toasted pumpkin seeds and mixed salad, with a cumin and orange vinaigrette. Roasted curry cauliflower steak with broccoli tempura and miso pumpkin puree Pumpkin and brocolli risotto deep fried cauliflower florets and parmesan Can you better […]

3 Ingredient Challenge! S L A T E. Winner’s List!

  Ingredient Combination Broccoli – Cauliflower – Pumpkin Simple ingredients but challenging it seems to find an Asian twist to the combination.. Congratulations to Hui Ling for an outstanding number of combinations!   Dishes Broccoli, cauliflower & pumpkin patties Roasted broccoli, cauliflower & pumpkin with feta cheese Pumpkin curry with broccoli & cauliflower rice Pumpkin, […]

3 Ingredient Challenge! Uncle Ho Tuckshop

  Ingredient Combination Pork – Carrots – Lettuce Dishes Vietnamese Pork Lettuce Wrap Vietnamese Caramel Pork with Shredded Carrot, Lettuce & Cucumber Minced Pork Salad on Vermicelli Noodles with Lettuce, Cucumber, Carrots & Mint Honey Pork Rice Noodles with pickled Carrots Vietnamese Noodle Salad with Pork Patties (Bun Cha)   Can you better than this? […]

3 Ingredient Challenge! Uncle Ho Tuckshop – Winner’s List!

  Ingredient Combination Pork – Carrots – Lettuce Congratulations to our winner for an outstanding number of combinations! Dishes Stir fried vegetables with shredded pork in oyster sauce Sweet & Spicy Pork Lettuce Wraps with Hoisin sauce, garnished with sliced carrots, spring onions and sliced fresh chili Honey Tumeric Pork with Beet & Carrot Salad […]