Friday 27 January 2017

It's Chinese New Year Eve!

Tomorrow is Chinese New Year. And hello there! This is the latest bloom from my Bunga Kantan (Torch Ginger) plant.

Thursday 26 January 2017

Freaking Out : PH Eats Raw Beef

Initially I could not bring myself to publish this post. I mean, my intended medium rare steak turned out to be rare. Very rare. No. Raw. 

Wednesday 25 January 2017

Vegetables Are Delicious. No?

When I was a kid, I did not like vegetables. I know many of you will say that it is normal. By default, children do not like vegetables. 

Tuesday 24 January 2017

Awesome In A Jar

You know I love mutton. And naturally, I love lamb too. Lamb curry? Oh yes! Can curried lamb in a jar taste good?

Monday 23 January 2017

Japanese Sesame Dressing

Do you like Japanese sesame dressing? I love it. I fell in love with it at a Japanese restaurant and subsequently I discovered the awesome Kewpie sesame dressing.

Friday 20 January 2017

It's A Slugfest In My Garden

When it rains and the garden is damp, these creatures thrive and roam freely. Slugs. Ugly things that give me the creeps. And they eat my plants. Them and a snail or two. Look.

Thursday 19 January 2017

Mocha Cheesecake Bars

Coffee + Chocolate = Good. Coffee + Chocolate + Cheesecake = Even Better. This second equation is best proven with these Mocha Cheesecake Bars.

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Acar Rampai

I love acar (pickles), in particular Nonya acar. It's been a while since I made some . This delicious acar used to grace my family dining table during Chinese New Year. 

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Kim Zen Restaurant@The Starling Damansara Uptown (CLOSED)

After exploring The Starling, I suggested to my partner that we should have dinner at Kim Zen Restaurant (non-halal).

Monday 16 January 2017

Mutton Varuval

Whenever I go to the Indian restaurant for my banana leaf fix, I will always zoom in for the dry mutton curry. I simply cannot resist. Fried chicken, fried fish, chicken curry, fish head curry - please step aside. I want mutton, mutton, mutton!

Friday 13 January 2017

Daging Kandar (Kandar Beef)

I'm on stalking mode. My victim is my friend Nor, whose blog Secubit Garam I have been stalking lately. 

Thursday 12 January 2017

The Starling Mall@Damansara Uptown

Ahah! It is open! That's old news actually and for a Damansara Uptown resident, I am slow to catch on. Blame that on my flagging sense of adventure. 

Wednesday 11 January 2017

My Green Addiction

Ever since I got acquainted with Chimichurri, I am addicted. I eat it with everything - roasted chicken, vegetables and whatever I can get my hands on.

Tuesday 10 January 2017

Curry Mee : Annie 1 vs Damansara Kim

Okie. My partner, having tasted the curry mee at Damansara Kim (Restoran Golden Kim Wah) before trying Annie 1's proclaimed that the one at Damansara Kim is by far more superior.

Monday 9 January 2017

When You Are Not In The Mood To Bake

Don't. Just don't. Because whatever it is that you bake will reflect your state of mind. Whether you are feeling crappy or psychotic, it will show. Trust me.

Friday 6 January 2017

Chocolate Chips and Peanut Butter Banana Muffins

I set out to bake a Chocolate Chips & Peanut Butter Banana Bread and used a smaller loaf pan instead of a bigger one. That of course left me with excess batter.

Wednesday 4 January 2017

Whose Mistake??

Actually it's "beefsteak" but grandma called it "mistake" and no one bothered to correct her. So Mistake it is 😊

Monday 2 January 2017

In The Mood For....

.... Cookie Cheesecake Bars! Happy New Year everyone! It looks like my baking mojo is back, eh? I don't know how long this will last but while the momentum is on, I shall chug along and bake.