Showing posts from June, 2011

Chicken Tikka

June 29, 2011
Enjoying Chicken Tikka or Tandoori Chicken served with Naan , takes me back to my 'exercise' days with my besties ~ Melinda, Steph, Judith and Shirley. Once a week, we'd organised our ' Ladies' Night'... we'd meet up at Judith's place in the evening... went for our brisk walking... about 5 rounds around the block... a good 45 minutes walk... burnt out 'excess baggage', worked out buckets of sweat...  We enjoyed the walk... each other company... it was fun and we did all the exercise in the name of 'Keeping Healthy' and being 'Healthy' together...  but then... After the exercise we adjourned to the nearby 'Sri Neela' Indian restaurant or Mamak Stall Indian street hawker ... only to gain whatever we burnt off... during our walk...    We'd order our Garlic Naan, Tandoori Chicken, Tosai, Iced Lemon Tea... and so forth... and we'd sat there chit-chatting... catching up on our daily

Asparagus with Hollandaise Sauce

June 21, 2011
It feels great... to know that someone out there... enjoy reading my post...  to know that my 'virtual kitchen' has inspired someone to try out some of the recipes posted... With all the comments I received... taking in every word... never fail to put a smile on my face... The feeling is indescribable. I love... cooking and trying out recipes, taking photos... although, most of my recipes aren't from famous chefs or best-seller cookbooks...  plus I have yet to learn the rope of food-photography ... nevertheless ~I enjoy what I am doing... Recipe (for 2) 2 bunches of asparagus 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vinegar Hollandaise Sauce 50g butter 1 tablespoon lemon juice 2 egg yolk - lightly beaten 1/4 cup cream 1/2 teaspoon mustard 1/4 teaspoon salt Asparagus Clean and cut-away the harden end of the spears. Microwave on HIGH for 2-3 minutes. Check... and if the asparagus is not quite done, microwave again on HIGH for another 2

Puah Kiam Ti Chang/ Nyonya Glutinous Rice Dumplings

June 16, 2011
We forgotten all about Dragon Boat Festival..until E asked her dad ... Click. here to know and read more about the Dragon Boat Festival and glutinous rice dumplings. 

Pan Mee/ Tearaway or Pull-apart Noodle

June 07, 2011
"What would you like... for Mother's Day next week?" asked H , early last month... and I went.."ermmmm... let me think and I'll let you know"... Gave a good Mother's Day treat.... Pan mee or tear-away /pull-apart noodle would be lovely A meal to be shared by all...