Tags » Nyonya

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

Cooking

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. 388 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

Kaya

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

Featured

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

Food

Penang: Pinang Peranakan Mansion

The Peranakan is a prominent community in the Straits Settlement particularly in Penang, Melaka and Singapore.They had created a unique lifestyle and customs which had not only left behind a rich legacy of antiques but its cultural influences like cuisine and language which are still evident in Penang today. 191 more words

Postaday

Weekend in Melaka

This post is long overdue. I have been to Melaka twice already and I don’t understand how I missed to share this journey. Well, better late than never. 390 more words

Holiday