[making] Fried Rice 101

A lot of people would wonder what’s the best rice to make fried rice?   Rule of thumb is, you need “dehydrated rice” or “harden rice” to make a good plate of fried rice.  Keep in mind for any fried rice that’s too moist, mushy or sticks together, should not consider to be good fried…

5 shades in winter melon soup

Most Chinese soup takes up a long time to make, most of the soups are to be cooked for hours but if you have never tried any kinds of Chinese soup, try to make this super easy winter melon soup that will only take you about 30 minutes! The method of making was actually inspired…

Alternatives to hotdogs and burgers at Tokyo Disneyland

It’s always nice if you could experience different things at different Disneylands, if we really could.   I’ve visited all of the Disneylands, except the Shanghai one.  Honestly I’m quite bored and disappointed with the food choices and rides we can choose from at all of the Disneylands.  Disney has to maintain the image of…

Do left overs always taste bad?

If left overs are handled in a proper way, it could taste even better than when it was freshly made. Many Asian stew dishes requires a long time to cook, some may even take over night to cook, like braising pork hock. But after it has been cooling off for the night, the oil or…

How to debone chicken wings in 1 minute?

If you’re interested in my previous post about making the traditional stuffed chicken wings, check out my tutorial on how to debone chicken wings in just 1 minute!   有興趣在這個週末嘗試做糯米釀雞翼,不如看看我的1分鐘雞翼去骨視頻教學分享:

Non-fried stuffed chicken wings with fried glutinous rice

| non-fried stuffed chicken wings with fried glutinous rice | This is actually the reason why I shared the deboning video and the recipe of glutinous rice earlier! If you have already done the first two parts, it will not take you more than 3 steps to make this! Traditional way of making this is…

Quick make Kabocha coconut soup dessert with sago

|Quick make Kabocha coconut soup dessert with sago | A quick make Japanese/Chinese/Thai dessert to serve your guest over the CNY holiday. The golden colour resembles wealth and prosperity, this easy sago dessert won’t even take you more than 30 mins to make it! Earlier on I had shared a way on how to prepare…

Braising beef brisket with thick soy sauce glaze in 1 hour

| Braising beef brisket with thick soy sauce glaze in 1 hour | I once heard from a chef that “Baking is science and cooking is art”, there are so many ways of cooking you can try and you will still make a dish out of it, just like a painting! Most of the time…

Homemade beef brisket in clear broth with rice noodles

|Homemade beef brisket in clear broth with rice noodles| This is one of the very local dish from Hong Kong that I miss a lot, so after researching here and there, I came up with this way of making. The trick to make this clear yet flavoured broth is actually adding cans of chicken stock…

Making your own Asian noodles in 3 steps

| Making your own Asian noodles in 3 steps | Asian noodles can be cooked in soup or stir fry, they often come in frozen packages, dried instant ones or fresh ones. Fresh Asian noodles are much more chewy and you can actually make it your own with just three little steps. You certainly don’t…