Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

Category: Recipes

Achar (Nyonya spicy pickle) Malaysian style

Achar (Nyonya spicy pickle) Malaysian style

This is a blog post on making achar at home. it is a Malaysian Nyonya spicy pickle not the ones from India. Although it has origins of coming from India. The spices that were used in this achar recipe are more southeast Asian ingredients like […]

Pumpkin basque cheesecake homemade

Pumpkin basque cheesecake homemade

This is a blog post on making pumpkin basque cheesecake. It is not exactly a cake or a pie that is why is called basque. It is normally eaten during the autumn/ fall season during pumpkin harvest time. Although one can still buy pumpkin till […]

Thai pandan chicken making it at home

Thai pandan chicken making it at home

This is a blog post on cooking Thai pandan chicken at home. The pandan leaves create a beautiful flavor and also seal the flavor in this chicken. This recipe is a classic Thai recipe although this dish is served all around the South East Asia […]

Homemade Ice kacang

Homemade Ice kacang

This is a blog post on homemade Ice kacang. Ice kacang is a Malay name that means Ice nuts. Yes, it does consist of nuts but it does also consist of lots of other types of goodies. It is serve on a bed of shave […]

Sweet and sour pork home cook

Sweet and sour pork home cook

This is a blog post on cooking sweet and sour pork at home. Sweet and sour pork is a classic Chinese dish found in restaurants and takeaways here. It has Cantonese origins using pineapple to give it a sour taste. I use canned pineapple to […]

Cantonese-style mooncakes homemade

Cantonese-style mooncakes homemade

This is a blog post on making Cantonese-style mooncakes homemade in the comfort of your own home. Mooncake is also known as 月饼 (Yue bing) in Chinese. It normally serves during the mid-Autumn festival. It dates almost 3,000 years ago to this celebration of the […]

Homemade salted eggs with brine

Homemade salted eggs with brine

This is a blog post on homemade salted eggs with brine. Salted eggs are much on Asian ingredients in many recipes. In ancient times it is a method of preserving eggs longer. Now it’s used in many recipes. Of course, it is possible to be […]