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Nasi Lemak

Nasi lemak is a fragrant rice dish cooked in coconut milk and pandan leaf commonly found in Malaysia, where it is considered the national dish. This traditional Malaysian favourite offers sambal, ikan bilis (anchovies), peanuts and boiled egg. 470 more words

Cooking With Local Ingredients

Bomb Vegan Curried Lentils with Coconut Rice


I wasn’t going to share this recipe because it looks gross. But it tasted SO good that my husband, who has the stomach the size of a pea, had second helpings right away and took a third helping to work the next day for lunch (which actually disappeared–he tends to forget to eat at work) and told me I should share the recipe on my blog. 302 more words


Roasted Root Vegetables, Fried Tofu and Coconut Rice

In this meal, I tried 3 new recipes and they all turned out great! They may be a weird combination, but they are tasty and surprisingly inexpensive. 276 more words

Main Dishes

Leopoldina's, Vilankulos, Mozambique

Leopoldina is a lady who works at the Zombie Cucumber hostel in Vilankulos as a waitress (and, as it is rumored, also chef) of the hostel restaurant.  612 more words

Coconut Basil Rice


And the rice!! with coconut  and basil, totally cozy and totally delicious. I loved it! It’s incredibly simple to make.

And it can be served as is for lunch or breakfast or for packed lunch or serve it with chutney/any dip of choice. 364 more words


Colombian Style Coconut Rice


1 13.5 ounce can Goya Coconut Milk, 2 cups rice,  1/4 cup Sun-Maid raisins, 2 cups water, 1 cup Coca Cola,  1 teaspoon salt, 1-2 tablespoons sugar. 103 more words

Coca Cola

Mango Chicken Lettuce Wraps

For all you party people out there who enjoy the likes of PF Changs, you’re in luck today! I’m going to woo you with Mango Chicken Lettuce Wraps as a way to distract you from nagging me about another blog post. 1,068 more words