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Pai Tee

Day 19: Pai Tee

I was told that making these little delicious cups of kuih is no easy task. As such, I love to have my dose of these Nyonya Pai Tee at The Chicken Rice Shop. 54 more words


Kari Kapitan (Nyonya Chicken Curry Kapitan)

This Malaysian Classic was my late father’s favourite curry and with good reason, it is simply delectable!

The überkind of Nyonya cuisine, Kari Kapitan is the prefect confluence of traditional Malay and Chinese flavours. 600 more words


Assam Pedas Pomfret

You know those evenings you just wanted to be COMFORTED?

I had one of those evenings last week where I wanted to curl up with my duvet + reruns of… 288 more words


What Not to Eat: Worst Nyonya Restaurant

Just got back from one of the worst meals in a long time.

Being Fasting month here in Malaysia, everywhere and I mean everywhere is always perpetually jammed especially at peak hours and the MRT construction works don’t help either. 393 more words

She Eats

PHOTOS: An Ode to Nyonya Cuisine

I had so many tasty meals in Malaysia, I couldn’t fit them all in one post. So here’s my ode to Nyonya food.

Nyonya cuisine is a mix of Chinese and Malay cooking. 306 more words

Southeast Asia


I grew up eating my mum’s kaya (pandan flavoured coconut jam) so it’s really the only one I know and love. She learnt this from a Peranakan neighbour a long time ago and taught me how to make it during my early years in Perth. 535 more words


Kueh Bingka Buah Sukun - Baked Breadfruit Cake

Breadfruit is one of those things which I have been curious about for the longest time. It grows in the tropics but yet remains highly elusive in Singapore. 807 more words