Chicken curry in SF

Tonight we have a guest for dinner. He likes spice, meat and rice. Plus there are many packets of curry premix in the pantry. So it’s off to the butcher on 24th Street, to pick up some chicken pieces and whilst there, I’ve picked up some beef for stir fry as well.      …

Spicy stir fried 🍝

Tidied the pantry of our daughters’ apartment, came across many half used goodies, decided to finish up the packet of wholemeal spaghetti. Ingredients Gonna use minimal of ingredients to create a simple clean stir fried 🍝 for lunch. It will be fusion of western and eastern taste and cooking method. Method 1) In a pot…

Salmon belly

Originally posted on ahgoodfood:
Whenever i visit the fishmongérs in Queen Victoria market in Melbourne, I would scan quickly if they had any salmon belly on offer. Typically it will not take up any display space but hidden in the back  of the freezer awaiting a ‘savvy’ buyer like me. To me, its not only…

A potpourri

Originally posted on ahgoodfood:
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…

The making of bazhang in SF

Originally posted on ahgoodfood:
Oh yeah – I’m here in San Francisco! Ain’t gonna see the seals in ferry terminal nor the golden gate bridge but I rather stay home to make bazhang!😎😎😎 Turn on Spotify, let the summer breeze in – it’s a beautiful sunny 20 degrees n I can’t wait. Forget the jet…

Yam baskets served

Originally posted on ahgoodfood:
Time to celebrate, daughters travelled half the world home to celebrate my big bday😍😍, I shall cook one of their favorite, nutritional n yummy dish that I typically do only during Chinese New Year. It’s special this time, rest of family members are home too so it’s also a reunion celebration!…

Fish Maw steamboat

Four days soon, we’ll welcome the year of the rooster! Oh yes it’s dong~dong~chiang Chinese New Year 2017 and I can feel the excitement. Although wet and rainy these days due to north e… Source: Fish Maw steamboat

Chicken green curry

Chicken, eggplant, cabbage green curry with turmeric rice. I used to be not able to cook during my work life, n would be amazed at how well others could, like when we had Indonesian / Philippines h… Source: Chicken green curry

Braised beer duckie

I’m like thinking, what’s a balanced wholesome meal for the family today? OK let’s see what’s available! There’s a promo on duckie today. Alright let’s go grab a… Source: Braised beer duckie

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…

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…

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 :-…