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Christmas cheers to all! Complete it with some melt-in-your-mouth, inches-to-your-waist shortbread.
My big, beautiful & sexy (french) chocolate cake
Happiness is having a hot cup of Milo and chocolate peanut butter cookies.
When Life gives you lemons, you make cookies!
Cheesecakes don't always have to be sinful and fattening.
Japanese curry - a sweeter and thicker cousin to Indian and Malaysian curries - goes wonderfully well with some bread-crumbed pork cutlets
It's time to bump up our Vitamin C during flu season with an Orange Almond Cake!
I hate seeing egg whites go to waste so I made them into mini meringues and sandwiched it with a little chocolate ganache.
Summer Fruit Tart: This is basically a throw-whatever-you-want-to-get-rid-of-in-your-fridge-tart.
Bocconcini is used as a good melting cheese, and in this case, wrapped in a lovely piece of chicken with a bit of prosciutto and basil. Simply superb!
Summer is about BBQs, hot beach babes and even hotter hand pies you can hold and bite into with spluttering tasty sticky summery goodness.
Banana pancakes are perfect after a sleep in, a walk in the park and on Sundays with the cat on your lap.
Wontons (or wantans, whichever way you prefer to say it) are great for deep frying, pan fry (like gyozas) or cooked in chicken broth and served with noodles.
Pan fried fish with fresh Asian herbs. Refreshing and deeply satisfying with a bowl of steam rice.
Roast Chicken with Lemon and Herbs - great for Lazy Sundays or Lazy Every days
Soba noodles with dark caramelised garlic sauce that goes with any noodle in the world. It takes no time to whip and its one of those things you can live on (only if you love garlic).
Otak-Otak is a beautiful spicy fish dish that you can enjoy with a bowl of steamed rice. A Malaysian dish that's been eaten in my family for years and years.
Bubur nasi hitam or black rice pudding is definitely a personal favourite. It’s a Malaysian (some argues Thai) dessert, always almost served warm with a drizzle of coconut milk.
Another important fact about quiches: it’s easy peasy Japanesy - to make and to eat. You can use ready made shortcrust pastry or make your own which I find to be a little more effort but ten times tastier.
Healthy home-made pizza. Keep things simple and fresh and you won't be disappointed with your pizza.
Bolognese sauce will never be boring again!
Mini Cherry Pie full of cherry goodness!
Brownies dressed with White Chocolate Stripes
Apple Pie. “This needs a ‘Can-Do Attitude & Determination’ for the pastry - ONLY if you’ve never made pastry before”
Cherry ripe cupcakes with chocolate ganache and pink white chocolate hearts
"flex my cupcake muscles" with passionfruit cupcakes [recipe by julie le clerc]
Baked Chicken Parcel - Super quick dinner. Tasty too. :)
Pear Tarte Tin - perfect tart for one. The sort you want to eat and keep to yourself
Orange & Poppyseed Cake - perfect for afternoon tea on a cold winter day.
Easy Banana Bread in 10 minutes!
Rhubarb Berry Mandarin Crumble
Mascarpone Berry Tart with Caramel Sauce
Ba Chang, triangular-shaped rice dumplings, is a festive food usually served to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival. If you can't be bothered to make this, you can usually find them in Chinatown.