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    Popcorn Chicken in Salted Duck Egg

    by Ainur Aqil on Mon, October 09, 2017

    We are gearing up to the best fried chicken event in town. No wonder even in our kitchen we can’t get enough of making crispy fried chicken in its many forms. For those who don’t really want to fry with bones, popcorn chicken…  More »

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    Char Kuey Teow

    by Lisa K. on Fri, September 01, 2017

    Have you ever tried making your own Char Kuey Teow? It is a lot easier than you think. The key is to have a good sturdy wok on really high flames.  (Sorry, a sauté pan will not get you the same results!) If you are cooking for…  More »

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    Taucu Chicken

    by Lisa K. on Mon, June 05, 2017

    Right.. we all don’t want to spend heaps amount of time cooking for Sahur. So do try out this quick chicken recipe that takes no more than half an hour to whip up.  More »

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    Chilli Butter Crabs

    by Lisa K. on Tue, May 16, 2017

    These are one of those dishes you must order in a Chinese restaurant. So easy to make, no skills required! Just get your fish monger to clean the crabs for you and you can whip this up in a jiffy!  More »

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    Chicken & Mushroom Stir Fry

    by Lisa K. on Fri, March 31, 2017

    A Chinese stir fry is one of the quickest ways to cook your meal. There are endless varieties of ingredients you can add in and it is also one of the best ways to finish off the little bits of vegetables you have sitting in your fridge.…  More »

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    Steamed Chicken Wontons

    by Lisa K. on Tue, January 24, 2017

    Who doesn’t love wontons? We love these little parcels stuffed with flavourful chicken to celebrate the upcoming Rooster year. And you will too! This recipe is pretty versatile too. If you don’t like ‘em steamed, then…  More »

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    Stir-fried Beef with Red Peppers

    by Lisa K. on Tue, January 03, 2017

    Stir fries are super quick and super easy to make. You could use leftover bits of vegetables and meat in your fridge and whip up something tasty in a jiffy and never waste leftovers and scraps of food again. Give this recipe a try…  More »

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    Kway Teow Kung Fu

    by Edwan S. on Tue, August 16, 2016

    This is a local favourite, though we have no idea why it’s called ‘kung fu’. Maybe Bruce Lee invented it, or Jackie Chan loves it? Either way, it’s a filling and savoury dish that is a crowd pleaser. Kids love…  More »

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    Kam Heong Crabs

    by Edwan S. on Thu, August 11, 2016

    One of the most famous local crab dishes, Kam Heong Crabs is usually a must order for anyone eating out at a Chinese seafood restaurant. Sweet crab meat and a spicy, robust sauce is a beautiful combination. Here’s how to make…  More »

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    Sambal Lala

    by Edwan S. on Fri, July 15, 2016

    This is a hawker favourite! Fresh lala (clams) cooked in a tart and hot sambal sounds delicious just about anytime. Quick and addictive, this recipe is sure to impress your family and friends when you cook it. Put it in the middle…  More »

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    Simple Salted Egg Prawns

    by Edwan S. on Tue, May 03, 2016

    Salted eggs seem to be #trending this year, so we’re revisiting one of the all time greats: salted egg prawns. Crunchy prawns coated in savoury salty egg yolks are to die for, and the aroma of curry leaves and kick from cili…  More »

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    Easy Hokkien Mee

    by Edwan S. on Wed, February 03, 2016

    Here is an easy (and halal!) version of a popular Chinese hawker dish. It’s quick, filling and great for the whole family to enjoy. Serve it as a laid-back lunch for those lazy weekends at home.  More »