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Piri Piri Style Shrimp

Words are made of silver, but silence is made of gold.
Portuguese Proverb

Thank you Twila for the fresh peppers and Leonard for the fresh shrimp… 243 more words


Saturday Summer Dinner - Crispy Panko Crusted Crab Cakes

Some versions of crab cakes are mostly crabmeat lightly bound with egg, but I’m a firm believer that a crab cake should contain bread crumbs. 359 more words


Weekend Cooking: Begedil. Sort of

Begedil (begedel/perkedel) is a fried potato patty that can be found in Singapore/Malaysia/Indonesia. According to this Wikipedia entry (yes I know, wikipedia, but it’s not the easiest to find information on food history in Southeast Asia), it may have Dutch origins, derived from the  Frikadeller which are meatballs. 388 more words


Weekend Cooking: Beef Hor Fun

Beef hor fun is one of my favourite things to eat.

It is a stir-fried rice noodle dish with beef and vegetables and a thick gravy. 537 more words


Sesame Chicken

Every weekend I like to take the time to try out new recipes. I’ve got plenty of time on my hands and lots of local places around to get fresh produce and interesting ingredients. 193 more words

Weekend Cooking: Kongbah bao and stirfried kangkong 

When I was growing up in Singapore, Sunday evenings meant heading over to my paternal grandparents (Gong gong and Mama) home in the Katong area, the east side of Singapore. 727 more words


Provencal Soup - my summer vegetable soup

As I continue to move my recipes off my “smart-phone”, so I can cook with my iPad in the kitchen, here is my summer vegetable soup, adapt from the Joy of Cooking. 144 more words

Weekend Cooking