Tag: butter

One Dish Meals

Homemade Fluffy Pancakes

Ingredients1 cup Plain flour, sifted2 tbsp Sugar2.5 tsp Baking powder (I used 0.5 tsp as it was finishing and it turned out fine)1/2 tsp Salt1.25 cup Milk3 tbsps Butter, melted1 Large eggVegetable oil for brushing pan MethodIn a bowl, sift flour, and mix with sugar, baking powder and salt.Add butter, milk and egg. Stir until […]

One Dish Meals

Homemade Rosti with Egg and Spinach

Ingredients500g Potatoes, shredded25g Butter2 Eggs2 slices of HamSaltPepper Method Grate the potatoes using a box grater and place on a clean tea towel. Wrapping them in a towel, squeeze out all the excess moisture, then transfer to the bowl and season to taste with salt and pepper.Melt the butter in a large nonstick frying pan. Divide […]

Festive, Pastries

Kueh Bangkit

Ingredients500g Tapioca starch500g Grated fresh coconut150g Caster sugar2 Egg yolks, medium2-3 Pandan leaves, for extracting the juiceButter, for buttering tray to prevent stickiness MethodThe technique in this recipe is actually frying the tapioca starch. So when you opened the packet of starch, feel it and it should feel heavy and dense with moisture. Heat up […]

Festive, Pastries

Pineapple Tarts 黄梨塔

Ingredients400g Plain flour50g Corn flour (not corn starch)1/4 tsp Salt280g Unsalted butter, hard3 Egg yolks, beaten3 tbsp Cold water (or iced water)6 tbsp Icing sugar1/2 tsp Vanilla extract1 egg yolk + 1 tbsp water (for glazing on the tart) MethodIn 2014, I made pineapple paste from about 10-15 pineapples and the work was just tedious. […]

Sauces & Dips

Homemade Peanut Butter

I ran out of peanut butter and was about to order when I remembered I still have some peanuts left. So I thought I would be brave this time to make this spread and find out for myself how easy it will be to make this. I then searched for some recipes and briefly gone […]


Molten Lava Cake with Ice Cream

Before I even attempted to look at the recipe for this dessert, I have always thought that it will be difficult to do. But let me tell you that this dish only takes 5 minutes of your time and it is a definitely worth it recipe to do. Try and see for yourself.


Lemon Ganache

Ingredients16ml Lemon zest172ml Lemon juice172g Egg yolks107g Sugar32g Butter #1, softened590g White chocolate, melted161g Butter #2, softened  MethodCook lemon zest, juice, sugar and egg yolks in a bowl over a pot till 88 deg C.Remove from heat and stir in butter #1.Melt white chocolate in a bowl over a pot of boiling water.Add butter #2.Add […]


Dark Chocolate Ganache

Ingredients500ml Cream 35%59ml Trimoline a.k.a. Invert sugar550ml Chocolate 70%50g Butter, softened  MethodAdd cream and trimoline and boil.Heat up a pot of water and place a bowl on the pot.Melt chocolate in it. This is ensure that the chocolate will not be burnt.After chocolate is fully melted (stir it gently), remove from heat and let it […]


Baked Honey Garlic Baby Ribs

Ingredients1 kg baby pork ribs1 large white onion, chopped1/2 cup honey1/2 cup brown sugar1/4 cup soy sauce1/4 cup butter2 tsp mustard powder1 1/2 tsp garlic, mincedCarrots, cut into matchsticksCucumber, cut into matchsticksFew pieces of romaine lettuce (for presentation)  MethodHeat pan in medium heat.Add all ingredients except ribs in pan and stir fry for about 5 minutes.Preheat […]


Honey Garlic Chicken Wings

Ingredients2 kg chicken wings1 large white onion, chopped1/2 cup honey1/2 cup brown sugar1/4 cup soy sauce1/4 cup butter2 tsp mustard powder1 1/2 tsp garlic, minced MethodHeat pan in medium heat.Add all ingredients except chicken wings in pan and stiry fry for about 5 minutes.Preheat oven to 180 deg C.Cool the mixture.Add chicken wings and marinate […]


Strawberry Cheesecake

Ingredients250g digestive biscuits125g butter, melted (I used salted butter, but unsalted is fine as well.)1/4 tsp vanilla essence (optional)600g cream cheese100g caster sugar284ml heavy cream250g strawberries, sliced MethodGet ready a 15-20cm tin. Blend 250g digestive biscuits in a blender. Pour in melted butter and mix until the mixture feels like wet sand. Pour into tin and press firmly […]

One Dish Meals, Poultry

Chicken Baked Rice

Ingredients1 cup uncooked rice, rinsed and drainedWater to cook rice3 garlic cloves150g button mushrooms, sliced (white or brown fresh ones)150g chicken fillet, cubed10g butterFew tablespoons of Campbell’s cream of mushroom soupShredded mozarella cheeseShredded cheddar cheeseSalt and pepper to tasteParsley for garnishing, optional MethodUse a saucepan, melt the butter. Add in the sliced mushrooms and chicken […]