Ayam Buah Keluak

One of the highlights of each Chinese New Year is going to Auntie I’s home. Her spread of Chinese and Peranakan dishes is legendary. And it’s not surprising that I remember her saying once that it took 3 weeks of preparation to get ready for Chinese New Year cooking. Ayam Buah Keluak is also one … More Ayam Buah Keluak

Low Carb Nasi Kuning

How many varieties of cauliflower rice are there? Truth is…the varieties are endless. Given that rice is the staple food of more than half the world, it’s no wonder that most people can’t imagine eating a meal without rice. In fact one of the biggest obstacles for newly diagnosed diabetics is getting used to cutting … More Low Carb Nasi Kuning

Kimchi Jiggae

Little things make me so happy! I was in Orchard Road recently and impulse bought some kimchi from Isetan basement at Shaw Center. The sales lady managed to talk me into upsizing my kimchi purchase and she threw in an extra bag of kimchi “juice”. She went into excruciating detail about how to stew meat … More Kimchi Jiggae