A potpourri

It started off as chicken soup, but I was also clearing the fridge too so it ended up as a potpourri of all types of ingredients that would combine well with a good chicken stock. Here goes: an interesting architecture of blending a new modern building on top of a conserved old brewery  Of chicken…

Ribs, pumpkin,broccoli

It’s must be the weather – around 13 degrees now? That I’ll rather stay in n blogg about my great buys from QV market! It never fail to amaze me, the produce, the prices n the buyers at closing time. With a quick eye n decisive action, it’s grab, cash n carry. I’ve also learnt…

Steamed cod fish

Gone fishing? Bought 6 cod fish for A$10/- at closing time in QV market. What a bargain! Since they’re all fresh n cleaned, I’ll just steam 2 for our lunch. Hooray – it’s meeting our game plan of a healthy diet whilst visiting Melbourne. Pat dry with kitchen towel, the fish can be lightly marinated…

Portobello bf

Bf as in breakfast, not boyfriend, so on this lazy morning in Melbourne, decided on a portobello mushroom bf. Based on availability, this menu is easy n affordable. To clean the mushrooms, use just a piece of tissue paper to wipe the mushrooms, never water to wash as you’d want to retain the nutritional juice…

Eating value

When in Melbourne, visit QV market So we’ve just landed, n there’s not much in the fridge. Oh well, since QV market is opened, just hop in. I headed straight to my favorite fish monger stall n he offered (pushed) 4 fish heads, 2 Spanish makerals n 2 barramundi for $10/, hugh heads tho. N…

Samgyetan

Korean ginseng chicken soup Inspired by a recent Korean trip, when we queued to taste this popular soup n having bought some fresh ginseng from the market, decided it’s time to home cook, hoping to replicate the wonderful memory. fresh ginseng had to scrub away soil Here goes :- I’m preparing for 3 diners. 1)…

White bee hoon

  Sonny is enlisting in national service soon, let’s cook food that he might not get to eat in the army barracks. How about something called white Beehoon? Let’s try n see if he’ll like? Multi colored Bougainville in a single plant? How is it possible? White beehoon 🤔🤔🤔 1) Ingredients available at home :-…