Course: Side dishes

Homemade Chilli Paste

Homemade Chilli Paste

Homemade Chilli Paste is the one recipe you need to make once every 2 months to keep in your fridge or to give away as gift. I made this Chilli Paste for the first time last Christmas as a part of eatable gift for my […]

Roasted Broccoli

Roasted Broccoli

Have you ever had Roasted Broccoli ? It is the best way to cook broccoli. I promised you once you have had broccoli roasted you will never go back to boiling them again. I have served Roasted Broccoli to kids who do not like vegetable and […]

Ar-Jard Thai Relish

Ar-Jard Thai Relish

Ar-Jard or Thai Relish It is a combination of dipping sauce and Thai pickle vegetable relish It is delicious. You might have had Ar-jard if you have had satay in Thailand. You can use this recipe in many ways, by cutting the vegetable in small […]

Roasted Cauliflower Satay

Roasted Cauliflower Satay

This might just be the best Roasted Cauliflower Satay Recipe. I am serving this with my Peanut Sauce and Ar Jard Thai relish.  It has been a while since I wrote a vegetarian recipe and this one is created for my daughter in law who […]

Crispy Chilli and Garlic Chicken

Crispy Chilli and Garlic Chicken

Crispy Chilli and Garlic Chicken is one of our favourite “Finger Food Friday” recipe. I made this for the first time a few years ago and we all loved it. It was meant to be a small plate of nibbles,but I ended up making a huge […]

Hasselback Butternut squash Panang

Hasselback Butternut squash Panang

Yep, I went there! Hasselback Butternut squash Panang curry. I am telling you it is amazing. it is so easy to make and it makes a great main dish as well as a great side dish to any roast you are cooking. The sweetness of the […]

Spring Rolls

Spring Rolls

This Spring rolls recipe is a “from my mother to my daughters recipe.”  To me, my mum makes the best spring rolls in the world. Her Spring rolls are filled with generous amount of mince pork and glass vermicelli that you never notice the carrots, […]

Chicken Satay

Chicken Satay

What is chicken satay?   Well, good old Wikipedia will tell you that satay is a dish of marinated,  skewered, grilled meat, seafood or vegetable Which basically means there isn’t a right or wrong way to make one!As long as they are on a stick.  […]

Chips and peanut sauce

Chips and peanut sauce

I make no excuse in saying that I think Chips and Peanut Sauce is probably one of the sexiest set of words I have ever written. Nice hot chips cover it crunchy peanut sauce it is a dream. Forget chips and gravy, chips and curry sauce, […]

PeaNot sauce

PeaNot sauce

Yes, PeaNot sauce! What is PeaNot sauce I hear you asked? Well it is PeaNut sauce recipe but without the nuts. A few summer ago I went to visit a very good friend of ours in Denmark. She loves my peanut sauce but has not been […]

Thai Kale Omelette

Thai Kale Omelette

Thai Kale Omelette is a perfect weekend brunch and is one of Emj’s favourite. When she asked me if I can make one for her at the weekend after swimming I was more than happy to obliged. I mean she is asking to have kale! […]

Grilled Vegetable Salad

Grilled Vegetable Salad

Grilled Vegetable Salad is a perfect salad in our house. MrM does not like “salad” as he prefer his vegetable cooked. EmJ does not like “cooked” vegetable as she prefer it raw! A Grilled Vegetable Salad is what is keeping the peace in my house. […]